I Love Sledding

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    A Rare Treat

    Growing up in the Deep South of the US, we didn't get much of a chance to go sledding, but I did live in other places for a few years, and got to have that joy.  I miss it.
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jul 20, 2008

    The Sport Of Sledding

    Being youthful and indestructable, or so we thought, my brothers and I started a club, a club oriented around the intracacies of crashing. Optly named "The crash up dummy club" We would try stunts we lacked skills to execute, from jumps in the highest new growth atop the full...
    Freesledders Freesledders
    22-25, M
    Jan 19, 2010

    Chesnut Hill Cemetery

    This cemetery is the most beautiful cemetery during both summer and winter. It's call Chesnut Hill because it's on a giant hill full of chesnut trees. My friends Rachel and Marilyn spent the night and brought their sleds so we could go sledding the next day. You should know...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 20, 2009

    He Forgot to Jump Off

    We had a huge hill behind the house and alot of kids in the neighborhood . We had an old fashioned tobogan and loaded six kids on it. Ken , brother was in front ...Unfortunately for him the tobogan was headed for the side of the school we all jumped off , not ken he hit the wall...
    redheadsrule redheadsrule
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Aug 10, 2008

    Snow Sledding

    I just got home from snow sledding with the children. This was their first time. We had a lot of fun. We will have to make sledding a part of our weekly activities while we still have snow.
    bizbuz bizbuz
    36-40, M
    Dec 30, 2007

    It's All About The Red Rail Sleds, Like The Pic...

    They are the best, so long as it's the hard compacted snow. Usually the street is best. It can be quite intense, but always fun. Head first is a must. Not only for the adreneline rush, but it steers more acurately with the weight being at the front of the sled. I got my red rail...
    bdmthrfkr bdmthrfkr
    36-40, F
    Nov 10, 2011

    Carlson Hill

    Growing up poor with six brothers and sisters, as you can imagine, we never really had much in the way of anything! My mom would always buy us these plastic snow sleds for Christmas and they usually lasted us for a long time. There was a youth group that met at this little...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 15, 2010
    BrujoGuapo BrujoGuapo
    36-40, M
    Jan 26, 2015
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