Cooking and Camping

Packing light, nutritious, and delicious meals Start your day off right with a hearty breakfast meal. Breakfast is, and always will be, the most important meal of the day. For backpackers heading out into the Colorado wilderness, packing light but efficiently is...

Favorite Front Range Hiking Spots

No visit to Colorado is complete without a good walk in the mountains. With so many national parks and trails to choose, we’re going to point you towards two of our favorite “open spaces” for a Front Range hike: Boulder’s Open Space & Mountain Parks (OSMP) and...
Colorado’s Best Kept Backpacking Secret

Colorado’s Best Kept Backpacking Secret

Backpacking in Colorado 2016 marks the 100th anniversary of our US National Park System. In celebration, more people than ever are going to be flocking to our national parks. This is both good news and bad news. Good news, because we want people to visit our parks,...
Hiking In Coyote Country

Hiking In Coyote Country

Coyotes are amazing animals with incredible adaptation skills. Perhaps the reason why no other wild animal has endured the wrath of humans more than the coyote. Native Americans consider them to be the smartest animal on earth. On the other hand, some people curse...