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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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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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Those of us lucky enough to work in the outdoor industry know the rejuvenating effects nature can have. And we have the science to back us up. A study from Scotland found that spending time in green spaces can ease … Continue reading
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A new poll conducted by Business Insider found that Americans think Colorado has the most beautiful scenery. 1,603 U.S. citizens were asked to rate states based on a variety of criteria, like most annoying sports fans, best and worst food, … 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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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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-Going with a guide provides many benefits: Increased margin of safety. Insight into local culture and area. Learning new skills, increasing education, or providing new experiences. Finding the local hidden gems. Maximizing time when on a time budget. Wanting a … Continue reading
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