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This year Rocky Mountain National Park is celebrating its 100th year with special events throughout the summer season. It’s a great year to visit and get a dose of history along with fresh air and exercise. Learn about the people … Continue reading
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An ex-racecar driver. A lady who once owned two rattlesnakes. A former pole climber (utility poles, that is) who know keeps bees. And a woman who was terrified of fish. This was the group we recently took on a team … Continue reading
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From 1987 to 2007, Americans spent 25% fewer hours out of doors, a figure that has gone down about 1% each year since then. At the same time, the hours we spend online as a society have increased exponentially. Americans … Continue reading
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A new study from neuroscientists at the University of Western Australia debunked the long-held myth that drinking causes depression. (Read about it here) We were certainly glad to hear that after all the beer we drank on our Boulder Beer Tour … Continue reading
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Outside magazine’s list of Best Trails came out the other day, and guess which destination we weren’t surprised made the cut? Porcupine Rim in Moab, Utah. Outside named it “Best Mountain Biking Trail You Have Heard Of,” citing the twisty … Continue reading
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A study published last week in Current Biology found that camping can help reset your internal clock to its natural state. Researchers from the University of Colorado took a group of study participants camping in Colorado, with no electronic light … Continue reading
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The days are upon us, but instead of thinking of sweltering temperatures and a scorching sunburn, we’re seeing stars. The dog days are a period of time from July to mid-August when the star Sirius — called the Dog Star … Continue reading
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We might be just easing into summer, but it’s not too early to think about the fall — at least, it’s not too early to start planning your next adventure with Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides. We have a couple … Continue reading
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Now is the perfect time of year to enjoy a leisurely bike ride, 20 miles from Switzerland Trail into downtown Boulder. Your day starts out at 8 a.m. with a nice van ride up Boulder Canyon, which offers beautiful views … Continue reading
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We here at Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides are very proud to announce a new offering: Outdoor team building events that double as wilderness first aid certification courses. Our outdoor team building activities are already a great way to improve … Continue reading
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