Contact Us
Outdoors

Outdoors

Sean Gallup/Getty Images
Sean Gallup/Getty Images
[

Corn Mazes In The Utica Area

No, they're not crop circles, but as we get ready for the 2012 Halloween season right around the corner, we thought we'd round up all of the goodies that you can go to and maybe even take the little tykes to for a season of fall fun and scares!

Read More

flickr.com borediq
flickr.com borediq
[

Aug 2, 1938 – Remember Yellow Baseballs?

I guess it seemed like a good idea at the time, but the idea was shortlived.  Aug 2, 1938 - Bright yellow baseballs were used in a major league baseball game between the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Chicago Cardinals. 

Read More

flickr.com meddygarnet
flickr.com meddygarnet
[

Pet Peeve – Talking On Cell Phone At The Ballgame

Grrrrrrr!  I see this enough so I felt obligated to post about it.  Have you seen these turkeys?  You're at a ballgame, you have great seats somewhere in the vicinity of behind home plate, otherwise how would your mug show up on camera during every at-bat?

Read More

Chip Douglas
Chip Douglas
[

Ready, Set, Grill!

 

It’s that time of year again.  We all head outside, spark up the grill to enjoy one of America’s favorite pastimes…The BBQ. 

Read More

Chip Douglas
Chip Douglas
[

Close Encounter Of The Hairy Kind

Keep all food inside, they said.  Don't leave coolers containing food, outside, they said.  Yeah yeah, blah blah blah, I've heard it all before.  Perfect example of becoming too comfortable with the basic routine.  So tell us what happened, Chip! 

Read More

YouTube
YouTube
[

Homemade Backyard Waterslide Looks Like Killer Fun

Dubbed by its makers as the “Backyard Waterslide of DOOM,” this group of fun-loving people built a killer backyard waterslide complete with a loop-the-loop. Watch as two people slide down simultaneously at opposite ends without ever making contact.

Read More

Photo by Chip Douglas
Photo by Chip Douglas
[

Breakfast In The Outdoors

Camping in the Adirondacks, what could be better?  How about breakfast in the Adirondacks?

Read More

Photo by Chip Douglas
Photo by Chip Douglas
[

First Trip In Chip’s New Camper – Success!

Had a fantastic trip this Memorial Day Weekend.  We finally got the chance to try out the new camper.  What  better place to test'er out than the Adirondack Mountains at Eighth Lake State Campground near Inlet NY?

Read More

Photo by Chip Douglas
Photo by Chip Douglas
[

Chip’s New Camper!

Well, it appears as though Spring has sprung, thus opens the season for one of my favorite pastimes…camping!  Nothing beats being out in the wilderness.  I hear the crackling of a campfire, the aroma of what everyone else in the campground is cooking, and just the overall "getting away".  The Chipmeister has officially upgraded.  Gone are the days spent cranking up the pop-up camper.  We’ve moved up to a hybrid camper!  Take a look at the pic!

Read More

Crowds Gathering On Groundhog's Day For Punxsutawney Phil Tradition
Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images
[

Punxsutawney Phil Sees Shadow – 6 More Weeks of Winter

Punxsutawney Phil emerged from his hole and saw his shadow this morning forecasting 6 more weeks of winter. I'm not really sure what that means for Central New York considering how mild this winter has been

Read More

[

6 Cold-Weather Tents for the Extreme Winter Camper

Imagine what it would be like to camp outside this winter — the snow gently falling outside the flaps of your tent, the serene beauty of an army of cedars, furs and pines blanketed in white. Now imagine you don't have the right cold-weather tent, and rather than enjoying the scenery you're freezing your limbs off. Here are six toug

Category: Newsletter, Outdoors Tags:
soaker
[

Amazing Water Toys: 10 Fun Ways to Stay Cool This Summer

From beach pails to water slides, you're never too old for a good summer toy.

While prices may have gone up a little since you were a kid, so has the fun factor on these 10 great summer water toys.

They're bigger.



It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://961wodz.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Oldiez 96.1 Central New York's Greatest Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Oldiez 96.1 Central New York's Greatest Hits quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!