POTW: Colorado High Country

The Colorado High Country, the Never Summer Range tucked inside Rocky Mountain National Park. This view never gets old but requires a little work to get to in the winter, about 5 miles to be exact. However, well worth the effort.

Micro Minnie FLX: Securing the FLX

Preventing our FLX from being stolen was/is a top priority. I put together a quick video explaining what we use to secure our FLX. We chose the Proven Industries ~ Proven Lock and the TriMax Wheel Chock Locks. The combined use of these two security devices gives us peace of mind that our FLX is … Continue reading Micro Minnie FLX: Securing the FLX

POTW: The Golden Mountains

Theme song for Base Camp @ Grand Lake The golden mountains of the high country. Fall in Rocky Mountain National Park is always special. So, if you happened to miss the reveal of our theme song, click play and sit back and enjoy the view.

Madshus Panorama M78

Last winter (2022) when Larry and I (Stella) were in Crested Butte, we discussed purchasing a different type of cross-country ski. We wanted skis that were much wider and possessed more float to provide a better experience while backcountry skiing in really deep snow and on hills. We had researched three different companies that manufacture … Continue reading Madshus Panorama M78

Micro Minnie FLX: Winterizing the FLX

I spent this past weekend winterizing the Micro Minnie FLX, the video below is a complete walk-through from start to finish. Please feel free to reach out with any questions. https://youtu.be/zs6bZvevV0s Link to Winterizing Truma AquaGo ~ How to Winterize Truma AquaGo

POTW: Longs Peak

The iconic Longs Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Tubbs Flex VRT Snowshoes

Heading into Winter 2022, I decided to replace my Atlas 1030 snowshoes. Stella had hoped that I would select either the Louis Garneau Premiere or Blizzard III snowshoes (since she has the Blizzard II snowshoes and absolutely loves them), but they were not the ones that I wanted. After researching every mountain/backcountry snowshoe available, my … Continue reading Tubbs Flex VRT Snowshoes