Elena Pearson

  • Scuba Dive Breakwater Cove

    Located near Cannery Row, San Carlos Beach is home to Breakwater Cove.  This is a great place for beginner scuba divers to practice their diving, get open water certified, and do their first ocean dives.   San Carlos Beach is home to a large colon...

  • Catch the Sunset at Pupukea Beach Park

    Pupukea is located on the North Shore of Oahu.  This beautiful spot is a great place to catch the sunset.  During the winter time there can be very large surf, so be extra careful not get too close to the water's edge. It's a popular spot for loca...

  • Ski or Snowboard Heavenly

    One of the more beautiful resorts in Lake Tahoe to go snowboarding and skiing.  Heavenly is situated in South Lake Tahoe on the border of California and Nevada.  This ski resort has an amazing view of the lake while going down, as well as one of t...

  • Stroll along the Seine River

    The Seine river runs through the middle of Paris with many different sights to behold.  It's a great place to take a morning jog or sunset stroll if you want to see Paris. Make several different stops to Notre Dame, the Eiffel Towel, etc. Paris ha...

  • Surf the Reefs at Ala Moana Beach Park

    Ala Moana Beach Park is a popular spot for many locals to spend the day and relax.  There are several different reefs to surf at Ala Moana Beach Park and the paddle out is quite a distance. However, you will be rewarded with fun waves, regardless ...

  • Hike to Secret Cove

    Take a short little hike down from HWY 28 to Secret Cove to relax on the beach on sunbathe on rocks. The water is incredibly clear and has different shades of turquoise. There are many rocks to climb on and the water is great for swimming. It gets...

    0.9 miles 209 ft gain

  • Surf Lake Tahoe at Sand Harbor

    Surfing Lake Tahoe is a rare opportunity which only happens when there is a lot of wind. It's nothing like surfing in the ocean. There are mountains in the background, the water is fresh, and generally the waves are small. You can see if there are...

  • Surf Carmel River State Beach

    Carmel State beach is located in Monterey county.  It's your typical beach break with both lefts and rights.  One thing that is super unique about Carmel is that the water is some of the clearest in all of California.  Depending on the sandbars, t...

  • Hike down to Jade Cove

    The entrance to jade cove is off the side of the road on Hwy 1.  There is lots of side parking available.  You go down a short unmarked trail and keep left.  You'll find yourself at the top of a cliff/mountain side that uses 2 ropes to get down.  ...

    0.3 miles 65 ft gain

  • Relax at Po'ipu Beach

    This is a big beach park.  There are large grassy areas with trees that are perfect to hammock in.  There are also many picnic tables.  The are two sides to the beach, with one side being very kid-friendly.   The waves can crash very hard into the...

  • Relax in Hanalei Bay

    Hanalei Bay is one of the most scenic beaches on the north shore of Kauai.  It features mountain views and a pier.  In summer, the water gets calm and clear.  It's perfect for swimming, SUP, and diving.  During the winter, the it becomes a beautif...

  • Hike to Waimano Falls

    This is a fun hike in central Oahu that leads to multiple water falls! Bring some shoes that you don't care about because the trail is muddy and you will definitely get dirty. There is also a cliff diving spot at one of the falls. This hike is jus...

    2.8 miles 770 ft gain

  • Picnic at Arch Rock

    This vista point is located in Southern Oregon, near the coastal town of Brookings.  Arch rock is just off the 101 freeway and is a cool stop if you are passing through. The main rock arch is located directly west.  It's a great place to stop duri...

  • Visit Lake Helen in Lassen Volcanic NP

    Lake Helen is a glacial lake in Lassen Volcanic NP.  The park's winter season starts in October and runs through June.  Lake Helen can be found thawing mid-June.  The turquoise blue of the water comes from the minerals in it, and is mesmerizingly ...

  • Walk the Hidden Garden Steps

    These tiles steps are ironically iconic, as they are called the "Hidden" Garden Steps.  They are one of 3 tiled staircases that San Francisco is famous for. The others are the 16th Ave Tiled Steps and the Lincoln Park Steps. Tip: When calling an u...

  • Explore the Ruins and Walk the Streets of Pompeii

    Pompeii and its inhabitants were buried after the catastrophic volcanic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D.  It is now a vast archaeological site with excavated houses, streets, and artifacts that visitors can roam and explore. There are 2 main ...

  • Explore Old Town in Dubrovnik

    Old Town lies on the Adriatic Sea, with limestone mountains in the background.  It is one of the world's best preserved medieval towns, and even played host to HBO's Game of Thrones.  Scenes in King's Landing were filmed throughout Old Town in Dub...

  • Explore Sun Moon Lake

    Sun Moon Lake is a beautiful lake that is located in the center of the island country of Taiwan. Hike along the lake to explore all the different towns and temples this area has to offer.  You can also take a boat around the lake to explore this n...

  • Hike Whittemore Gulch at Purisima Creek Redwoods OSP

    This trail starts out going downhill towards the ocean for the first half, which makes for a tough end to the hike as you trek back up the ridge.  However, there are nice ocean and hilltop views that are worth the climb. On this trail, you'll pass...

    9.3 miles 2109 ft gain

  • Relax at Stinson Beach

    Stinson beach is a popular destination for Bay Area residents and tourists alike.  Located just 20 miles north of San Francisco, it is a 30-40 min drive away from the Golden Gate Bridge (it's a one-lane windy road once you're on HWY 1).  It is als...

  • Surf Otter Rock

    Otter rock is the most popular surf spot for beginners in the state of Oregon. Located by Devils Punch Bowl, Otter rock offers playful waves that are great for beginners to learn how to surf. It's often called the Waikiki of Oregon. Even though it...

  • Walk or Bike around Lake Elizabeth

    Lake Elizabeth is located in central Fremont.  It offers a nice break from the city streets and can be enjoyed by walkers, joggers, and bikers alike.  It is a park for all ages.   Other attractions include volleyball nets, multiple playgrounds, an...

    2.1 miles 9 ft gain

  • Paddle from Baldwin Beach to Emerald Bay

    Explore Lake Tahoe's southern shores by paddling from Baldwin Beach to Emerald Bay.  There are many places to stop along the way for photographs, snorkelling, or swimming. The more popular ways to paddle from Baldwin Beach to Emerald Bay are by SU...

  • Hike the Sequoia Trail at Big Basin Redwoods SP

    This 4.3 mile hike in Big Basin Redwoods SP is a peaceful break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.   In the first half, there is a quick detour you can take to Sempervirens Falls.  Just listen for sounds of water, read the signs, and cro...

    4.3 miles 600 ft gain

  • Hike Bald Hill

    This is a short hike on the outskirts of Corvallis.  It's a popular hiking/trail running destination. There are several vantage points that overlook the city of Corvallis and Willamette Valley.  It's a great place to visit if you want to do a shor...

    2.7 miles 452 ft gain

  • Photograph Neptune State Park Scenic Viewpoint

    This state park, just off the 101 near Florence, Oregon, is a cool spot to turn out and check out! Great place to just stop and watch the waves crashing into the rocks as well as all the different wildlife in the area.  If you walk further south, ...

  • Tree Climb Mount Hermon

    Climbing an aerial obstacle course through the redwoods of Mount Hermon is a great way to experience the thrill of climbing and being in the trees.  See what it's like to scurry through the trees like a squirrel.  This unique vantage point offers ...

  • Relax on Secret Island

    Secret Island is on the East side of Oahu.  It's located near the town of Kailua.  It's a great place to have a beach day and avoid the crowds of Waikiki.  The water is super calm and the background makes you feel like you are in a Jurassic park m...

  • Visit the Conservatory of Flowers

    Spend a day exploring Golden Gate Park by jogging, cycling, or leisurely strolling.  There are so many fantastic stops in the park including a variety of lakes, playgrounds, a golf course, the California Academy of Science, the Conservatory of Flo...

  • Catch a Sunset at Long Beach City Beach

    Long Beach City Beach is directly next to downtown Long Beach and continues up to the border with Orange County. This is a great beach to relax at if you don't want to deal with any waves. There's a breakwall miles off shore that prevents any swel...

  • Relax at Rainbow Harbor

    Rainbow Harbor is the harbor of Long Beach. This is a great place to take an evening stroll and watch the boats sail in and out of the harbor.  Many families come here to just relax, picnic, and be outside. You can also see the Queen Mary across t...

  • Hike to Yosemite Point

    Starting at the Yosemite Falls Trailhead in Yosemite Valley, the trek up to the Upper Yosemite Falls overlook has a steep 3,175 ft elevation gain across switchbacks, rocks, and gravelly trails.  Hiking poles recommended, but not necessary.  The tr...

    8.5 miles 3635 ft gain

  • Hike up to Battery Spencer

    This is a very popular spot to hike up to from Conzelman Road. You can find parking in the lot or on the street and do the quick hike up to Battery Spencer. You can get a perfect view of the Golden Gate Bridge and SF from the Marin side of the Bay...

    0.5 miles 36 ft gain

  • Hike Fall Creek at Henry Cowell SP

    This quiet 10 mile hike features a winding creek and tall redwoods throughout the trail.  The parking at the Fall Creek Trailhead is limited, so it is best to get there before 10am.  There are redwoods very close to the trail and a good portion is...

    9.7 miles 2191 ft gain

  • Relaxing at Boulder Beach

    Boulder Beach at Lake Mead is a great place to get your toes wet while road tripping.  It's a big beach with a campground, ample parking, and ducks!  The water is very clear and an amazing blue.  When the wind picks up there are little waves formi...

  • Surf Shell Beach

    Shell Beach is north of downtown Pismo Beach. This is a fun wave that works best during the fall and winter months. It's a beach break with both lefts and rights. The wave is rippable and is less popular than waves at the pier or at Morro Bay. How...

  • Hike Deer Hollow Farm Trail

    Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve has many beginner to intermediate hiking trails.  Deer Hollow Farm Trail Loop is a hiking trail for beginners, families, or anyone wanting to go on a short hike with nice views of the bay. The trail passes by...

    2.7 miles 259 ft gain

  • Explore Historic Creek Street

    Creek Street is a historic boardwalk that is on the bank of Ketchikan Creek.  You can take a stroll along the boardwalk and venture over to the Salmon Ladder Vista, to see loads of salmon working hard to go upstream.  If you are luck, you might be...

  • Stroll through City Park

    Ketchikan Creek runs right through city park! You can explore the creek, and even see fish swim by. The Totem Heritage Center is also located in the park, and offers both indoor and outdoor totem poles to marvel at.  You can see how tall you are i...

  • Exploring Icy Strait Point

    There are many things to do at Icy Straight Point!  You can explore the rocky beach by kayak, photograph the pier, or skip rocks on the glassy surface. The water here is extremely calm and is great for paddling.  There are also hiking trails nearb...

  • Relaxing at Sunset Beach

    This is a great place for families to relax at.  You can kayak or paddle the calm water.  There is a paved path running along the beach that is great for jogging, biking, and dog walking. Benches line the park and beach, making it easy to take bre...

  • Sailing to El Arco, Cabo San Lucas

    This is usually what you picture when you think of Cabo San Lucas.  The iconic rock formation is an amazing sight to see.  Take a boat to see the arch up close!  There are also two beaches nearby that are worth a visit while you are going to the a...

  • Hike Sanborn County Park via the San Andreas Trail

    This is a moderately rated 4.2 mile trail that winds through the redwoods west of Saratoga.  It features a dirt trail with tall trees and a creek.  The hike is very tranquil and there is lot s of greenery.  There are big rocks in the creek that ca...

    4.2 miles 1282 ft gain

  • Explore Lover's Beach Cabo San Lucas

    The best way to visit this beach is to take a small boat or ferry that goes past the famous El Arco.  You get an up close view of the arch!   Located at the tip of Cabo San Lucas, Lover's beach is beautiful with ocean views on both sides.  One sid...

  • Beach Day at Plage de Port Vieux

    This nestled cove beach is in the heart of Biarritiz. It's a great place to just relax and enjoy the sun. This is a very popular beach with many locals, so get there early because the beach is relatively small and the good spots fill up rather qui...

  • Surf La Graviere

    This wave is what put France on the surfing world map! It's one of the best beach breaks in the world, famous for its shorebreak barrels. On the largest swells, some have compared the power of this wave to the world famous pipeline. It's a great p...

  • Explore Barley Beach

    It's a very uncrowded beach on the Southern Oregon Coast.  This is due to the fact that it is very far from a large population density area. This beautiful beach has miles of sand to explore. The further north you go on the beach, the less crowded...

  • Ride Mount Robert's Tramway

    Mount Robert's Tramway offers amazing views from the air, as well as saves you a trek up the mountain side. There are numerous trails to choose from once you get to the top, or just enjoy the ride. You can also visit the nature center to learn mor...

  • Hike Mount Robert's Trail

    Mount Robert's Trail in Juneau, Alaska, is a difficult hike through wildflowers and forests. This is an amazing hike, as you can see a lot of what makes Alaska beautiful. There is lichen on the trees, which means the air is very clean there. The h...

    7.6 miles 3733 ft gain

  • Visit Mount Robert's Nature Center

    The nature center offers multiple trails, wildlife, and activities for kids and families. There is an eagle that they have rescued, which is blind, and they are keeping it and helping take care of it. There are many trails around the nature center...

  • Surf Aviones

    This is a reef break in San Juan Puerto Rico. This is probably the most consistent wave on the entire island of Puerto Rico!  It's a very popular summer time spot for surf, as waves become unmanageable when the large NW swells come through. This w...

  • Hike Bowden Ranch Trail

    This short but intense hike on the north east side of San Luis Obispo, offers an amazing view of the town. This hike is roughly 3 miles with 1300 ft of elevation gain. It provides a great cardio workout!  It is also a very popular spot to hike but...

    3.4 miles 1279 ft gain

  • Surf Plage de Le Barre

    This is a beach break in Anglet, France. This spot is often more sheltered than Les Cavaliers, which means the waves are not as powerful at Le Barre compared to Les Cavaliers. The spot works best during the fall and winter months when the swell pi...

  • Stroll out to the Rocher de la Vierge

    There is a beautiful walk out to the rock formation and the Virgin Mary statue. When you walk out to the rock formation, you get a great view of the downtown area of Biarritz and the more rural southern end of the town. If you go in the winter tim...

  • Explore the Phare de Biarritz

    This lighthouse is located north of Grande Plage beach. It's a great place to explore because it provides scenic vistas of downtown Biarritz, as well as the northern town of Anglet. The lighthouse has a couple of grassy areas where people can picn...

  • Surf Les Cavaliers

    This is a punchy beach break in the town of Anglet, France. This beach break is "all time" but can get very heavy when the waves pick up. It's a beach break which means it offers both lefts and rights. This wave is pretty hollow so you can get bar...

  • Surf Grande Plage

    This is the main beach in Biarritz, France. It's a very popular summer time destination, but the waves are on the smaller side during this season. The waves begin to pick up during the fall and winter months. This is a beach break, providing rippa...

  • Surf Cote des Basques

    Cote des Basques is a popular longboarding surf spot in Biarritz, France.  It is also a great place to learn how to surf on the French coast.  Waves here are mellow and there are often very large crowds. It is a beach break, so waves break both le...

  • Surf Moolack Beach

    This beach break in Newport Oregon, is very fickle and doesn’t break cleanly very often. It's a wide open beach break, so it is usually exposed to too much swell. However, when the waves do line up, it's a fun beach break with several different pe...

  • Surf Willow Creek

    Willow Creek is a couple of miles south of Sand Dollar Beach. Sand Dollar is generally a mushier wave that is more welcoming. Willow Creek on the other hand, has more power and offers punchier waves for the more experienced. However, it is more fi...

  • Explore San Carpoforo Creek

    Just south of Ragged Point, San Carpoforo Creek is an open beach that is fun to explore. There is a quick hike from the highway to the beach.  During heavy rain years, the creek will be flowing deeper, so you might need to do some swimming. There ...

  • Surf Four Mile Beach

    Four Mile is a reef/point break that is a couple of miles north of town. This spot usually picks up more swell than in town so it is a popular spot for many locals to surf. When the swell picks up, it offers long rights towards the beach. The curr...

  • Explore Ragged Point

    Ragged Point is a quick stop off Hwy1 in Big Sur. It offers amazing vistas of where the mountains meet the ocean. There are scenic spots overlooking both the North and the South. The southern vista overlooks San Carpoforo Creek. Big Sur is truly o...

  • Take a Stroll through Grant Park

    Grant Park is located on the east side of Chicago. It is a great place to spend the day and explore. From the famous "Bean", which is actually named "the cloud", to Buckingham Fountain there is plenty to see in this park. It is also a great place ...

  • Surf Zarautz

    Zarautz is located in the basque country of Spain. It's roughly 30 minutes east of San Sebastian. Zarautz is a very popular summertime destination, but the waves really pick up in the fall and winter months.  This is a fun beach break with peaks a...

  • Surf San Sebastian

    The beautifully picturesque town of San Sebastian is located in the Basque country of Spain and is the first major city when you cross over the French boarder.   The waves in San Sebastian are all beach break with many different peaks to choose fr...

  • Explore Carnelian Bay

    Located on the northwest side of Lake Tahoe, Carnelian Bay is a fun place to spend the afternoon. However, there is no sand at Carnelian Bay as the ground is all large rocks. It's a great place to go swimming or SUPing in the summer, and it has a ...

  • Relax at Orient Bay

    The French side of the island (north) is Saint Martin and the Dutch side (south) is St Maarten.  This beach is located in the north and is one of the most popular beaches on the island.  There are lots of water activities to try like sailing and j...

  • Snorkel at Sapphire Beach

    Sapphire beach is a white sandy beach on the north east side of St. Thomas.  Sea grape trees surround the beach and provide lots of shade.  There are many ducks that frequent this beach. This is a great beach for snorkeling as there are shallow re...

  • Relax at Saunders Beach

    Saunders beach is relatively uncrowded, and has more locals than tourists.  It's a stretch of white sandy beach with calm waters, perfect for swimming and families.  There are small fish and some coral.  This is a great place for young swimmers to...

  • Hike to Wyllie's Beach

    Wyllie's beach is a small beach next to Anini beach. It is on the northwest side of the river mouth. There is a 0.8 mile trail down to the beach. The trail head is near the Westin Princeville. This is a handy beach for those staying in the Princev...

    0.8 miles 265 ft gain

  • Fish at Pacifica Pier

    This is a great place for fishing or just taking a walk to watch the sunset.  It's a great place to walk or jog, or even bring a pup!  There are lot of people fishing throughout the pier.   A short walk away is Sharp Park Beach, where you can rela...

  • Surf the Hook

    The hook is a surf spot found on the east side of Santa Cruz, located along East Cliff drive.  If you keep driving past Pleasure Point, you'll get to it.  It's a right hand point break that is usually smaller in size than Pleasure Point.  It's a v...

  • Surf Marias in Rincon Puerto Rico

    Marias is a popular surf spot in Rincon, Puerto Rico.  Rincon itself is a beautiful surf town on the west side of the island.  The wave is primarily a right hand reef break that works best on north swells.  It's also a great place to catch a sunset!

  • Surf Agate Beach

    Agate beach is a beach break in Newport Oregon. Bring your booties and gloves because the water temperature up there is very cold. The wave is a fun rippable wave with both lefts and rights. There is a rip that you can use to get out into the line...

  • Hike the Cowell-Purisma Trail

    This is a popular trail that has beach access to Cowell Ranch Beach.  Along the trail, there is a steep staircase that goes down to the beach.  The trail also features fields, a bridge, and beautiful views of California's rugged coastline.  This t...

    7 miles 400 ft gain

  • Surf Pleasure Point

    Pleasure Point is located on the east side of Santa Cruz, California. It is a right hand point break that breaks year round. It is a popular surf spot for many people that live in the San Francisco Bay Area.  There are 3 different peaks that break...

  • Surf Malibu Point

    Malibu point is an iconic surf spot located in Malibu, California. It's a very popular summer time spot due to the exposure to south swells.  The majority of people longboard this surf spot.  It's a very iconic wave with lots of history!  The wave...

  • Surf Mundaka

    Mundaka is a left hand point break in the Basque country of Spain.  It is a very popular winter time surf spot, where waves can exceed 10+ feet.  This is definitely not a beginner wave, as waves can get very hollow and heavy on winter swells.  How...

  • SUP Shoreline Lake

    Shoreline Lake features a big lake, many hiking and biking trails, and lot of picnic areas in Mountain View, CA. Kayaks, SUP, and various boats can be rented from the boat house. This is a great place to enjoy the water no matter what season it is...

  • Goat Yoga at Lemos Farm

    This is a great way to destress and have fun!  Goat yoga is like normal yoga, but with goats.  Goats tend to like higher ground and flat surfaces.  So, when you are in table top position, they are highly likely to jump onto your back!  These goats...

  • Kick Back at Bellows Field Beach Park

    Bellows Field Beach Park is near the Bellows Air Force Base.  It has a campground, but remains relatively uncrowded when compared to other beaches on Oahu.  It has lush trees and beautiful mountain views.  There are small waves, good for boogie bo...

  • Spend a day at Playa El Medano

    Playa El Medano is the main beach that you can spend the day at in Cabo San Lucas.  This is a great beach to just spend the day at relax.  There are plenty of activities to do on the beach as well, from jet skiing to horseback riding.  It's a very...

  • Mountain Bike Skyline Ridge Preserve

    There are a bunch of beginner to intermediate mountain biking trails at Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve (click here for a trail map).  There are some beginner mountain biking classes that come here to learn. You can find specific trails that mat...

    3.5 miles 313 ft gain

  • Hike Cape Sebastian

    A short hike on the southern Oregon Coast. It's a beautiful and scenic hike with amazing vistas of where the mountains meet the ocean.  The hike is not very difficult, unless you decide to hike down to the beach.  There are several vista points al...

    2.7 miles 718 ft gain

  • Paddle Lake Del Valle

    Lake Del Valle is a reservoir located in Livermore, California. The lake has boat motor boats, pedal boats, patio boats, canoes, and row boats available for rent. There is a dock and rental  house in the marina.The lake is also a popular destinati...

  • Hike Natural Bridges to Lighthouse Field

    This is a paved trail that can be used for hiking, jogging, or walking.  It offers over 2 miles of beautiful California coast.  Walk through flowers, see the jagged cliffs, and of course the lighthouse at the end!  This walk can be done from eithe...

    4.8 miles 121 ft gain

  • Snowshoe Bear Valley

    Bear Valley is a family friendly destination for snowshoeing and snow play.  There are numerous trails to explore while snowshoeing.  Don't be afraid to take a break and start a snowball fight!  There are shops located near the resort to rent snow...

  • Surf Lafitenia

    Lafitenia is a right hand point break that is located in the Basque country of Southern France.  This wave breaks most frequently during the winter time.  Waves can get decently big so always make sure to check the forecast!   Parking can be found...

  • Explore Playa Dorada

    Playa Dorada is located on the north side of the Dominican Republic, near the town of Puerto Plata. There are miles and miles of sandy beach for you to explore.  It is also a very popular spot for wind/kite surfers due to the trade winds.  The wat...

  • Ski or Snowboard at Skyline Bear Valley

    Bear Valley is nestled in the high Sierra between Yosemite and Lake Tahoe.  It is a popular destination for families and nature lovers.  It boasts 1,900 vertical feet over 1680 acres for skiing and snowboarding. Winter is a popular time at Bear Va...

  • Explore San Juan de Gaztelugatxe

    Does this place look familiar?  That's because San Juan de Gaztelugatxe is the location where HBO's Game of Thrones filmed the fictional location of Dragonstone.  This relatively short hike is absolutely beautiful.  It is in the Basque country of ...

  • Roam Ostrichland USA

    Enjoy meeting ostriches and emus alike!  Located just outside of Solvang, near Santa Barbara, you get the chance to stroll through a farm and feed the ostriches and emus.  Entrance is free, but there is a fee to feed them.  There are scenic hills ...

  • Picnic at Sharp Park Beach

    A medium size beach with darker sand with big rocks and a paved path for walkers and joggers.  The beach is a great place to bring a picnic and watch the sunset.  It is located next to Pacifica Pier, which is popular for fishing.

  • Picnic at Cowell Ranch Beach

    Hike half a mile to this beautiful, secluded beach.  There are high cliffs with a steep staircase down to the beach.  The beach has wonderful rock formations on one side.  It is a great place to watch the sunset or bring a picnic.  A great place f...

  • Spend the Day at Rockaway Beach

    Rockaway is a dark sandy beach located in the south of Pacifica, CA.  It has numerous hiking trails around it, most notably Mori Point.  The Mori Point trail will take you through the hills and overlooks Rockaway Beach. There are paths to come dow...

  • Cruise through Glacier Bay

    Cruising through Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve is probably the easiest way to see these glaciers.  The sounds they make as chunks of ice fall into the ocean are impressive.  The chunks can vary from the size of houses to small cars.  The ...