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Going on an adventure trip is a big undertaking. With, it doesn't have to be overwhelming. Take our quiz and learn about how the organization's Web site can help you plan your next adventure trip.

What is is a social networking Web site geared for outdoor adventure enthusiasts.


To what Web site can be compared? is a social networking site, similar to the Facebook or MySpace model.


What is the purpose of

MyOutdoorAdventure was created to connect outdoor adventure enthusiasts with one and other so that they can share their expedition experiences with one and other.


What do you need to do to use

It is very simple to use All you need to do is become a member by going to their Web site and signing up.


What is one advantage of using this Web site as a resource?

The major advantage of using is that the reviews are not written by businesses with an advertising agenda, but by travel aficionadas like yourself, so the information is unbiased and pretty reliable.


Which of these things can you do on

On MyOutdoorAdventure you can upload a report about places you have been, so that you can share advice with other members. You can also join pre-existing groups or start your own.


How much does it cost to be a member of

There is no cost involved.


How does make money?

Like MySpace and Facebook, makes money from selling advertising space on their Web site.


What was the name of the man who made mountain climbing history in 2005?

Ed Viesturs made mountain climbing history on May 12th, 2005.


What did Ed Viesturs achieve that earned him a place in mountain climbing history?

Ed Viesturs made history by being the first person to climb the world's 14 highest peaks without the assistance of any breathing apparatus. It took him 20 years to achieve this.


To become a member of, what do you need to provide?

All you need to provide when signing up is your name and a valid email address. You then need to select a username and password.


When signing up to, for how long do you need to keep your key code?

Once you have signed up, you will be sent an email with your activation key code. You only need to use it once to activate your account.


Why fill out your personal information on your profile?

Once you have signed up and activated your account, you can fill out your profile with your personal information, to make it easier to connect to members who have interests similar to yours.


What is the name of the couple who went around the world in two years?

In 2004, Colin and Julie Angus became the first people to make it around the world relying only on their own strength -- either biking, rowing or walking.


How many kilometers did Colin and Julie Angus cover?

They travelled across 17 countries, including land and sea, covering 43,000 kilometers.


How can you keep track of adventures you would like to try?

The Web site gives you the option of adding adventures you read about to your personal "to do" list.


About how long ago was it likely no-one would have heard of MySpace or Facebook?

About a decade ago, social media networks were practically non-existent. Today, they are household names.


What does becoming a member of MyOutdoorAdventure enable you to do?

Members can share stories, upload photos and videos and benefit from the expertise of those who have been-there-done-that.


What are some ways Web sites make money off people once they become members?

Once you have become a member, some Web sites charge hidden fees or insist on compulsory participation in a sponsor's offer.


How old is

As it is a relatively new Web site, founded in 2008, is likely to seriously expand its membership over the next few years.


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