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Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids

Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids
Taking your family on an antler hike puts a new twist on spring day hikes and sharpens everyone’s abilities to observe what’s around them…
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Backpacking the backcountry

Backpacking the backcountry
The backcountry: An isolated or remote area that only the most intrepid of campers will retreat to. Skipping out on the designated campsites and…
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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Golden Gate Canyon State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Golden Gate Canyon State Park
For breathtaking views a mere 30 miles from Denver, head to Golden Gate Canyon State Park for the perfect getaway. Colorado’s second largest…
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10 Best Hiking Retailers in Colorado

10 Best Hiking Retailers in Colorado
Colorado is a haven for hikers. When the weather is warm, just about everyone gets outdoors to hit the trails and mountains. Thus, there are numerous…
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Hiking safety in the winter

Hiking safety in the winter
If solitude is what you’re after, winter hiking can be very enjoyable. Most hiking trails are never crowded during the colder months. If you…
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Holiday gift ideas for hikers

Holiday gift ideas for hikers
The holidays are the perfect time of year to get all of the equipment the hiker in your life has been dreaming about! From trekking poles and…
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What you need to know for securing an emergency rescue

What you need to know for securing an emergency rescue
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival RESCUE The survivor can dramatically improve his chances of…
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What is hypothermia? What are the signs?

What is hypothermia? What are the signs?
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival HYPOTHERMIA Hypothermia is one of the major causes of death…
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Foot care while hiking

Foot care while hiking
Hiking isn’t just a walk in the woods. Terrain, distance, and weather challenge your feet in ways simple walking can’t compare. Needless…
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Staying found: Learn the basics of map and compass

Staying found: Learn the basics of map and compass
Many people who venture into our parks and wilderness areas never carry a compass. A lot of people who follow signs and stay on established trails…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Colorado

5 Energizing Hikes in Colorado
Colorado is home to a number of incredible hikes, from easy, flat trails to challenging and invigorating treks. If you’re looking for more of a…
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5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Colorado

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Colorado
There are so many incredible trails in Colorado that are perfect for trail runners. From flat and easy terrain to steep and rocky trails, the variety…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Colorado

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Colorado
Colorado is a beautiful place to visit no matter what time of year. However during the fall months, the aspen trees change to a golden yellow,…
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5 Cool Rock Climbing Spots in Colorado

5 Cool Rock Climbing Spots in Colorado
Colorado is truly a mecca for rock climbers. Explorers from across the globe travel to the Centennial State for challenging climbs, a strong climbing…
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Bare necessities to carry in your daypack

Bare necessities to carry in your daypack
In an emergency, you never have enough gear, and when you’re hiking up steep mountains, anything you’re carrying is too much. So, what…
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Hiking Events Near You

Aardvark Fun Run

Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 at 8:45am
Aims Community College
Greeley, CO
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Pyro Memorial 5K

Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 at 10:00am
University of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, CO
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Kessel 5K Run/Walk

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 5:30pm
Library Park
Fort Collins, CO
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