13,442 Feet…

  A bit over 2 months ago, a friend and I set off on a quest to conquer what Colorado people refer to as a "14โ€™er." Unlike our attempt last year at climbing Grays & Torreys Peak, this time around we had started far ahead of the game. For starters, we were able to drive … Continue reading 13,442 Feet…

Devil’s Head Lookout Tower Hike

How did you spend Earth Day? As some of you may or may not know, Stellaย and I embrace being labeled as "tree huggers." We are ultra conscientious about our impact upon the Earth; we recycle everything possible, attempt to reduce water waste, use biodegradable & recycled products, used a compost bin, etc. Perhaps it is … Continue reading Devil’s Head Lookout Tower Hike

Kenosha Pass Snowshoe

Saturday had started a bit on the slow side but once I got moving the plan was to go and find some snow, a rarity in Front Range these days. Originally, I was thinking about heading to the Geneva Basin Ski Area, an abandoned ski resort once owned by Roy Romer, the former governor of … Continue reading Kenosha Pass Snowshoe

Solo Hike – Plymouth Mountain Trail

Confident that I had packed on a few pounds since Thanksgiving Day, I needed to get back to nature and back to healthy living. I decided to hike on a familiar trail located at Deer Creek Canyon, which is part of the Jefferson County Open Space. What I have always enjoyed about hiking at Deer … Continue reading Solo Hike – Plymouth Mountain Trail