Host Kinga Philipps, an ocean conservationist and thrill seeker, takes locals out of their comfort zones to experience incredible outdoor adventures right in their own backyards.
In this Very Local original series, host Kinga Philipps travels across the country to help individuals break out of their comfort zones and explore the outdoors. Along the way, Kinga challenges each guest to try new things and to experience how stepping outside of the norm can be scary, but ultimately amazing and transformative.
Finding Adventure one city at a time
In each episode of Finding Adventure, Kinga visits a new city or town and helps one local explore some of the outdoor adventures in their own backyards. From lobster fishing in Portland, Maine to windsurfing in Sacramento, California, Finding Adventure highlights outdoor activities available across the country.
Meet the host: Kinga Philipps
Kinga Philipps is a journalist, explorer and thrill seeker. She is also an ocean conservationist and a board member of Shark Allies, a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness about ocean conservation and protection of sharks.
Want to see where Kinga is exploring today? Follow @KingaPhilipps on Instagram for photos from her travels and adventures as well as some clips from episodes of Finding Adventure.
Where to watch Finding Adventure
Finding Adventure is available exclusively on the Very Local channel.
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Exploring the outdoors and breaking out of comfort zones
In each episode, Kinga meets with one local resident who is looking to break out of their comfort zone and challenge their limiting beliefs. From social anxiety to social media addicts, Kinga has lined up a series of adventures for each participant to try something new. Each episode features local experts who share their equipment and skills to make sure each adventure is safe and successful. From high school students to parents, there is an adventure for everyone.
What kind of adventures will they find?
In each city or town, Kinga uncovers some expected adventure – lobster fishing in Maine and some unexpected adventures – river surfing outside of Pittsburgh. Mountain biking, rock climbing, jet packs, jet skis, ropes courses, deep-sea fishing, and sailing are just some of the adventures you will see in episodes of Finding Adventure.