Colorado Glamping: Never Summer North Park Yurts

May 26, 2016

This post is sponsored by Fishpeople Seafood Company. Thoughts, opinions, adventures are my own!

Y’all know I love the backcountry yurts in the Never Summer Nordic system and I’ve written about them many times. But did you know that this same yurt system ALSO has drive-up yurts that are awesome for Colorado glamping?!

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Backcountry Skiing for Beginners: Part 1

May 16, 2016


Disclaimer: I am not a certified backcountry guide nor am I an expert on backcountry skiing or snow. Backcountry skiing is inherently dangerous and you should choose to proceed at your own risk.

It all began in December, 2012 when Will and I celebrated our first Christmas together. As a ridiculously generous Christmas present, he gifted me my very first backcountry ski setup: skis, bindings, boots and skins. Neither of us realized it at the time, but it was the beginning of our love for backcountry skiing.

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Backcountry Skiing an Abandoned Resort: Geneva Basin

May 10, 2016

In many places, the onset of spring means the end of ski season. But one of my favorite things about Colorado is that it’s the exact opposite! With our sketchy snowpack {easily the most volatile in the country}, spring brings safer snow conditions in the high country. What does that mean for Will and me? All the backcountry skiing adventures!

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When Sea Urchins Attack

May 5, 2016

This post is sponsored by MedEx from UnitedHealthcare Global. All thoughts, opinions, and sea urchin stories are my own.

In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, I’m going to tell you a story full of pain, swearing, and a whole lot of hobbling around. So sit back, grab a drink, and let’s talk sea urchins.

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