Places To See & Things To Do
Free camping is easy to come by, as long as you know where to … [More]
Car camping is a great way to see a lot of sights, in a quick time, … [More]
May 15, 2013
A Basin has the longest ski season in Colorado.
It's mid May and A Basin is still going strong with a 54" base. Most of the expert runs have closed down, but there is still a lot to … [More]
May 6, 2013
Car camping is a great way to see a lot of sights, in a quick time, for not a lot of money.
There's no worry about hiking into the woods with supplies when you're car camping. It … [More]
April 29, 2013
Hidden just off I-70 near Glenwood Springs, South Canyon Hot Springs is a local gem.
There is one, main primitive pool for soaking which was a nice temperature when I visited. Another … [More]
March 20, 2013
Breckenridge is one of the busiest resorts in Colorado.
The mountain features a variety of beginner terrain, bowl skiing and a mix of steeps and moguls throughout. The ski area tends … [More]
February 16, 2013
Keystone is the largest resort in Summit County with 3,148 skiable acres.
On most weekends and select holidays Keystone offers night skiing. This is great because you can go up later … [More]
February 10, 2013
Steamboat is known for it's deep powder stashes and expansive tree skiing.
This weekend Steamboat got around 15 inches, adding to an already deep base thanks to the previous weekend. It … [More]
January 22, 2013
Val d'Isere is a massive ski resort located in Southeast France near the Italian border.
The ski area is home to endless skiing in nearly every direction, and interconnected with Tignes … [More]
January 9, 2013
Vail is the largest resort in the state, at 5,289 acres.
Epic Local Pass holders get 10 days to use between Vail and Beaver Creek. Yesterday we skied Beaver Creek, and today Vail. The … [More]
January 8, 2013
Beaver Creek is a fun mountain, with lots of steep, fast runs.
What's nice about Beaver Creek over Vail, is free parking. The free lot has shuttles every 5-10 minutes. There is also … [More]
December 14, 2012
Early season riding at Steamboat Springs was excellent as usual.
Enough of the mountains and lifts were running, that it was great skiing. I took advantage of Steamboat's Boat Launch … [More]
December 1, 2012
The Rockies are off to a slow start this season, but that make's for little crowds on the slopes and I-70.
We began the day at A Basin and then went over to Keystone for night … [More]
October 12, 2012
Valley View is a full hot springs resort with rustic lodging and primitive pools, secluded in the wilderness, 37 miles south of Salida.
It's open to day use year round, except for Dec … [More]
August 16, 2012
Dinosaur National Monument is isolated in the northwest corner of Colorado.
The town of Dinosaur itself is very tiny. There is one gas station, a bar/restaurant and not much else. The … [More]
August 15, 2012
The Flat Tops Trail is a remarkable place to get away to and enjoy nature in Northwest Colorado.
Connecting Yampa and Meeker, this 82 mile byway is suitable for mostly all cars. The … [More]
August 14, 2012
Radium Hot Springs is a primitive hot springs pool on the banks of the Colorado River.
There is a short 1.1 mile hike to reach the springs. Cliff jumping and tubing are … [More]
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