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Polar plunge: Kayakers brave ice-coated Great Falls after snow storm

Polar plunge: Kayakers brave ice-coated Great Falls after snow storm

Kayaking Great Falls in the summer is terrifying. Kayaking over Great Falls in February -- when water is high and roaring over ice-coated rocks -- seems downright crazy.

Rare champagne powder blankets Washington, D.C. (Photos)

Rare champagne powder blankets Washington, D.C. (Photos)

D.C. was treated to the type of snow you might find in Aspen or Denver, where a broom works almost as well as a shovel.

Second blizzard of February 2010, Snoverkill: A frigid and windy finale to the snowiest winter on record

Second blizzard of February 2010, Snoverkill: A frigid and windy finale to the snowiest winter on record

Just a few days after Snowmageddon, a colder and windier blizzard visited the region. Its 8 to 20 inches of snow brought the region to a standstill.

Crushing Virginia’s trophy fish record, battling extreme weather, year round

Crushing Virginia’s trophy fish record, battling extreme weather, year round

Stephen Miklandric fished almost every weekend for the entire year, regardless of weather, to catch 445 trophy freshwater fish in 20 different species.