Atlas 1030 Snowshoes

One weekend, after a spring snowstorm dumped two feet of snow around the metro area, we headed downtown Denver to REI with the intent of renting snowshoes for the weekend. Happening upon one of their garage sales, we came across a pair of Atlas 1030 snowshoes. They were very slightly worn, but in great condition … Continue reading Atlas 1030 Snowshoes

Ruffwear Front Range Harness

Ruffwear Front Range Harness You may be thinking, what are the benefits of using a harness instead of a collar while partaking in outdoor activities? Well, I have a few really good answers to that question. Earlier this year, we had been taking Aspen to a veterinary chiropractor for various therapies. The veterinarian said that … Continue reading Ruffwear Front Range Harness

Osprey Rev 6 Hydration Pack

Osprey Rev 6 Hydration Pack 1.5L Prior to purchasing this hydration pack, I’ve really enjoyed using my waist hydration pack by Ultimate Direction for hiking & cross country skiing. However, once we moved to Colorado, it no longer became practical due to the unpredictable weather here, which makes it necessary to always have additional gear … Continue reading Osprey Rev 6 Hydration Pack

Louis Garneau Blizzard II Snowshoes (Womens)

Louis Garneau Blizzard II Snowshoes (Womens) The move to ColoradoΒ peeked my interest in snowshoeing because of the abundance of mountain trails. Being an Idaho native, I am infatuated with mountains, forests, wildlife, etc. While living in Wisconsin, snowshoeing never appealed to me because the terrain is pretty much flat. But, while living in Wisconsin, I … Continue reading Louis Garneau Blizzard II Snowshoes (Womens)