Skiing on the Continental Divide

Skiing on the Continental Divide

A day of skiing involves overcoming a fear of heights on ski lifts, eating warm meals at the valley base and blacking out from the altitude. Loveland ski area lies atop the continental divide a little over 50 miles west of Denver, Colorado. Covering 1,800 skiable...
Seven Keys to a Western Road Trip

Seven Keys to a Western Road Trip

With Christmas coming closer, my family decided to meet me in Colorado for a ski vacation, and drive home together. As I drove to meet them, I realized road trips hold a plethora of picturesque scenes. Red rocks, snow capped  mountains, and steep canyons fill the...
30 Ways to Get Outside This Winter

30 Ways to Get Outside This Winter

Hiking, running and exploring the outdoors fills summer. Every weekend is an adventure waiting to happen. October hits. With the cold temperatures, activities you enjoyed in the summer are painful to even consider. You spend 95% of your time inside, nestled in...
Warm in Idaho’s Ice Caves

Warm in Idaho’s Ice Caves

Through the frigid November weather, we drive to icy caves to warm up. Inside the caves we fall on ice, pull ourselves along the slippery surface and cannonball down a slide at the end. After an hour of fun, it is definitely warmer in the caves. The ice caves are a...