Boulder, Colorado experiences no shortage on outdoor adventure or stunning wildlife. The city is surrounded by rolling foothills, striking rock formations, and the iconic Flatiron Mountains. In addition to the rock climbing and mountain biking that the city is famous for, Boulder is also home to world-class hiking trails – some of which are located … Continue reading The 15 Best Hiking Places in Boulder, CO 2020
I gently pull on a rock, half expecting it to give the minute I put any of my weight on it. It shifts with my tug, but not by much. I go ahead and put just enough of my weight on it to pull myself up another few feet. Slowly but surely, I’m inching my … Continue reading Climbing Mount Sneffels in Ouray, CO: My First 14er 2020
As of Saturday, October 17th, my boyfriend Chad and I became official residents of the beautiful state of Colorado! Our decision to leave our homes in Northwest Arkansas came as a bit of a shock to our friends and families – well, perhaps not the biggest shock to my loved ones given that I’m known … Continue reading We Moved to Boulder, Colorado!
Earlier this year in August my partner Chad and I were fortunate enough to take an impromptu, 8-day camping trip through southern Colorado where we got to camp, hike our first 14er, mountain bike, and drink way too much craft beer. Now, I’ve been coming to Colorado for years, given that my mom grew up … Continue reading Road Trip Through Southern Colorado 2020
Given its geographic diversity, varied terrain, and natural beauty, the United States is one of the best countries to rock climb in. Not only does the US offer rock that’s ideal for all types of climbing, but its rock climbing can be found across all parts of the country. Between the sandstone, granite, and basalt … Continue reading Best Places to Rock Climb in the US