Colorado Autumn Adventures

While Base Camp @ Grand Lake gears up for an action-packed winter of snowshoeing and cross-country ski trips, we are enjoying some Colorado Autumn Adventures beforehand. A few weeks ago, we enjoyed an awesome bike trip in Breckenridge, and we have had a few other fun adventures in and around Colorado: Boyd lake State Park ~ … Continue reading Colorado Autumn Adventures

POTW: West Magnolia Trailhead

The West Magnolia Trailhead, located in the Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forest, just south of Nederland. We spent the day winding through the various trails, jumping on Whoop-Di-Dos before looping onto the Aspen Alley Trail. From there we jumped onto the Lookout Trail and ventured toward Eldora Mountain before doubling back to the Observatory Trail. … Continue reading POTW: West Magnolia Trailhead

Grand Lake Snowshoeing & XC Skiing

Last weekend, we found ourselves back at our happy place: Grand Lake, CO. It felt as though years had passed since we had closed up our summer Base Camp in October. Last weekend was our first winter adventure for 2018, crazy! The winter season prior, we had spent nearly every weekend partaking in some form … Continue reading Grand Lake Snowshoeing & XC Skiing

Lost Lake Hike

We had been anticipating the arrival of the weekend because we had been planning a new hike near Nederland, CO. The quest was really two-fold: a new adventure into the trails on the east side of the continental divide and the Roosevelt National Forest, followed by dinner at Crosscut Pizzeria & Taphouse. With the temps … Continue reading Lost Lake Hike