The Best Time to Raft the Upper Colorado River

The Best Time to Raft the Upper Colorado River

The Colorado River The Upper Colorado River is the beautiful beginning of one of the most famous Rivers in America. This River, that starts in the High Rockies of Colorado, goes on to fill lake Powell in Utah and lake Mead in Nevada. Along its route to the ocean, it supplies water to 40 million […]

The Physical and Mental Perks of Getting Outdoors

The Physical and Mental Perks of Getting Outdoors

Written by Geoff Johnson Recent studies have shown that the average American spends 90 percent of their life indoors. Modern technology has given humans more comfort and less of a need to go outside. Even incredibly fit people often spend little time outdoors by getting their work out in a nice air-conditioned indoor gym. Another […]

5 Great 2019 Spring Rafting Trips In Colorado

5 Great 2019 Spring Rafting Trips In Colorado

Beginning in early May, the spring rafting season in Colorado offers a number of great rafting trips for adventure-seekers of all skill levels, from beginner rafters looking to experience their first Colorado rafting adventure to seasoned whitewater experts. Expect a great Whitewater Rafting Season With heavier-than-expected snowfall in the Rockies so far this winter, the […]

The Best New River Gear to Purchase for Your 2019 Colorado Outdoor Activities

Posted by on Dec 27, 2018 in Colorado River, Gear, Kayaking, Rafting, Spring
The Best New River Gear to Purchase for Your 2019 Colorado Outdoor Activities

There are many natural wonders within the state of Colorado that make it the ideal playground for outdoor activities like skiing, mountain biking, and backpacking. One of Colorado’s famous attributes is its roaring rivers providing exquisite whitewater opportunities. If you live in the state, you are most likely well aware of this perk and might […]

5 Places to Travel this Upcoming Mud Season

Posted by on Jan 26, 2018 in Destinations, Spring, Travel

April showers bring May’s mud season for those of us living in the high country.  With all the ski resorts in Summit County and Vail Valley closing sometime in April and many restaurants taking a few week breather before summer rolls around, many ski town workers have a break from the busy times at work.  […]

What to Wear for Spring Rafting

Posted by on Apr 9, 2017 in Rafting, Spring
What to Wear for Spring Rafting

Whitewater rafting in the early rafting season can be both exciting and cold. During spring rafting season, you will want to have the appropriate type of gear if you plan to raft in May or June. You want to be covered in key places and wear the right types of materials to ensure the trip […]

Spring Camping in Colorado

Spring Camping in Colorado

Spring camping in Colorado can be a daunting task no matter your skill level. Having the right gear can make all the difference between a bitter cold night and a comfortable night’s rest.  Knowing the terrain of the area you are going to would be the first step to having the camping experience of a […]