Backcountry Avalanche Awareness

Most are familiar with the basic essentials for hiking during the summer, but just as important, are the essentials for winter trekking adventures. As we transition from fall to winter, now is the time to prepare and be ready for the next big snow day. Below, I have outlined in no certain order, what everyone's … Continue reading Backcountry Avalanche Awareness

Geneva Basin Ski Area Solo Hike

This past Saturday started like any other, with a great breakfast accompanied by an Americano. I had quickly gathered my gear, hopped into the Tahoe and headed into the mountains with the goal of hiking/snowshoeing to an abandoned Colorado ski area. My destination was the Geneva Basin Ski Area. Driving west along scenic US 285 … Continue reading Geneva Basin Ski Area Solo Hike

Redfish Lake, Day 1

  Wednesday, July 26th, Day 1, We began the day with the intent of kayaking Red Fish Lake however the weather was not cooperating. So, after a tasty breakfast at the Stanley Baking Company and Cafe we head over to Riverwear, an outdoor adventure store, as we mill about and gather intel on the trail … Continue reading Redfish Lake, Day 1