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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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One of the best things about a shoulder season like spring is that you can surround yourself with greening hills, spring rains, and sunshine one day, and find white wintery bliss the next. Last week’s excursions took us to Roxborough … Continue reading
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If the sales of backcountry gear are any indication, than the number of people heading off trails and out of bounds has grown exponentially in the past few years. There’s no way to know just how many people are venturing … 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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U.S. President Teddy Roosevelt once said Chautauqua is “the most American thing in America.” That’s a good enough endorsement for us, but just what is Chautauqua? Originally and Iroquois word, Chautauqua was an adult education movement in late 19th and … 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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