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Adventure Hiking up El Cap’s West Gully
Adventure Hiking up El Cap’s West Gully

A group of Yellowstone locals escape the heat and find both history and thrills on a little traveled line up Yosemite’s famed big wall. By....

Straight Talk: Heather Balogh Rochfort & WildKind
Straight Talk: Heather Balogh Rochfort & WildKind

Heather has been publishing incredible outdoor content for years at various publications and her own blog, Just a Colorado Gal. Then she had a baby....

Road Diaries: Waking up in 2020
Road Diaries: Waking up in 2020

From her home on wheels in a canyon, EO road columnist Sasha McGhee looks back on the pandemic and how the nation is confronting racism....

The First Ascent of Thunder Pyramid
The First Ascent of Thunder Pyramid

Fifty years ago, a group of climbers topped the last of Colorado’s 100 highest peaks. By Stewart M. Green As climbers, we go into the....

Global Sleep Under the Stars Gear Round-Up
Global Sleep Under the Stars Gear Round-Up

This year, Eddie Bauer registered August 8 as Global Sleep Under The Stars Night with the National Day Calendar. In honor of the company’s 100th....

Arapahoe Basin’s New Aerial Adventure Park!
Arapahoe Basin’s New Aerial Adventure Park!

Story by Katherine Fuller, pictured above “Oh, good. I wanted to see how this was going to go.” My husband was standing about 30 feet....

5 Gear Suggestions to Spice Up Your Campsite
5 Gear Suggestions to Spice Up Your Campsite

We’re all spending more time outside these days, and whether you’re a new or veteran camper, it’s time to consider a couple upgrades that can....

11 Pieces of Gear for Returning to the Backcountry
11 Pieces of Gear for Returning to the Backcountry

A buddy of mine who is thru-hiking the Colorado Trail, all 486 miles from Denver to Durango (follow Nathan Dolenc’s journey here), asked if I’d....

Inspiration among the Insanity: Machines for Freedom
Inspiration among the Insanity: Machines for Freedom

The cycling industry hasn’t always given women’s apparel equal attention. Thankfully, the age of “shrink-it-and-pink-it” is getting further and further behind us and companies like....

Road Diaries: An Introduction
Road Diaries: An Introduction

Almost two years ago now, I purposefully started on a path to a nomadic lifestyle. I uprooted from my location-based job in Denver, said goodbye....

Booze News: Pour Me a Breckenridge Brewery Beer
Booze News: Pour Me a Breckenridge Brewery Beer

As one of the oldest craft breweries’ in the state of Colorado, it’s safe to say that Breckenridge Brewery has a pretty good idea about....

#VanLife in Colorado During COVID-19
#VanLife in Colorado During COVID-19

When the pandemic hit and businesses started closing, cities issued shelter in place orders, and masks became a regular part of each wardrobe choice (unless....

Best Spots for Car Camping in Colorado This Fall
Best Spots for Car Camping in Colorado This Fall

‘Tis the season for flaming aspen trees and our various pilgrimages to see them. Some Colorado travelers are content to enjoy the colors from their....

The 2020 Wyoming Travel Guide
The 2020 Wyoming Travel Guide

The Cowboy State may be just a few hours north of Denver, but it feels like it’s a world away. That’s because Wyoming has held....

Road Trip Into Wide Open Spaces
Road Trip Into Wide Open Spaces

Breathe in the fresh air and soak in the sights of rugged beauty and untamed landscapes on your next western road trip. With the Wind....

My Angling Life
My Angling Life

How casting, conservation, and even cancer can teach us what matters. As a kid growing up in Wyoming I always woke up jazzed when it....

9 Must-Have Essentials for Biking with Kids
9 Must-Have Essentials for Biking with Kids

I spend a lot of time on two wheels, which inevitably means my family spends a lot of time on two wheels. I have witnessed....

Quarantine Hack AK Style: Order Fresh Frozen Salmon to Your Doorstep — Just Don’t Forget Where it Comes From
Quarantine Hack AK Style: Order Fresh Frozen Salmon to Your Doorstep — Just Don’t Forget Where it Comes From

What does sustainably sourced seafood and fresh frozen salmon really look like? And how do I get it, especially during a global pandemic? Sitka Salmon....

5 Best Camp Games for Kids
5 Best Camp Games for Kids

The tent is set up, dinner is done, and the s’mores are on the way, but the kids are getting antsy. If you have “camp....

Creating a New Big 5 of Wildlife
Creating a New Big 5 of Wildlife

Walking through the forest, I realised I wasn’t alone. Up ahead, a black bear was rustling through the greenery. It stood tall on its hind....

You need these five #MomHacks for getting outside with kids
You need these five #MomHacks for getting outside with kids

I’m a mother of two, but before ever carrying the “Mama” title, I was an outdoorswoman. Long days spent on a bike saddle or hiking....

Arapahoe Basin Opens Back Up — Saves the Season and Gives Hope to a Beleaguered Industry and its People
Arapahoe Basin Opens Back Up — Saves the Season and Gives Hope to a Beleaguered Industry and its People

After more than 70 days of being shut down due to CDC regulations in response to the coronavirus pandemic, Arapahoe Basin flipped the switch and....

Van Life in the Time of Corona
Van Life in the Time of Corona

Adapt for a Better Future photo by Dani Reyes-Acosta One thousand dollars: It could change everything. This time, though, I wasn’t choosing between new Pergo....

The Virtual Outdoors
The Virtual Outdoors

Here are the best ways to beat the quarantine blues at home—and prepare to get back out there when things open up again. photo by....

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