What Learning to Backpack Taught Me About Colorado
In Colorado, nature never stops calling. Here are all the lessons I learned from backpacking in the Centennial State.
8-Week Workout for Backpacking/Hiking
We will be hiking an average of 6-9 miles a day with an average elevation gain/loss of 2,500 feet. This will require endurance and strong muscles to prevent injury and make the trip much more enjoy…
Blind hiker Trevor Thomas returns to Rockies to wrap up Colorado Trail
Trevor Thomas and his guide dog and thru-hiking companion Tennille have returned to Colorado to finish a segment of The Colorado Trail that they were unable to complete last summer.
A Tent with a View: Backpacking to Colorado’s Blue Lake
We were compelled to do the Blue Lake hike outside of the southwest Colorado town of Ouray after seeing a Backpacker Magazine article touting it as having “one of America’s best secret campsi…
Higher Ground - 5280
54 peaks. More than 140 routes. And hundreds of thousands of feet in elevation. Here, the ultimate beginner’s guide to climbing Colorado’s famous fourteeners. | 5280
Summer Activities Detail | Official Telluride Tourism Board
Looking for a great hike in Telluride, Colorado? Simply click thru the photos for a list of all the different hikes in the area! A great resource. #PinUpLive
How to Prepare for your First Fourteener
Hiking to the top of a a 14,000 foot mountain is a quintessential Colorado adventure. Here's 5 simple steps to prepare for your first fourteener.
Colorado Peak Bagging: The 5 Best Beginner Fourteeners – Bearfoot Theory
Looking to take your hiking to new heights? Here's the 5 best beginner fourteeners so you can start bagging Colorado's coolest peaks this summer.