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Cristo Couloir: Spring Snow Ascent and Bum-Numbing Glissade

By On June 9, 2016

If you feel like gaining a big summit in record time, or you want to take the route less traveled, then consider kicking your ass up a snowy couloir. When it comes… Read More

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Learn: Backpacking Checklist

By On September 9, 2015

Kristin provided a fantastic camping gear checklist in her blog How to Go Dispersed Camping in Northern Colorado. As Kristin mentioned in the post, with dispersed camping (or what my kids call… Read More


Pawnee National Grassland: Bird is the Word

By On June 4, 2015

In mid-March, Sam and I drove east past Pawnee National Grassland as part of an impromptu high plains day trip adventure. I vowed to come back during the May-June migration to binge… Read More

Guest Posts

Calling Your Bluff: A Grassland Day Trip Adventure

By On March 31, 2015

Although Sam and I love the mountains of Colorado, we were craving a change of pace last Saturday. I like big buttes, and I cannot lie. So we decided to drive the… Read More

Colorado Youth Outdoors

Colorado Youth Outdoors Program Review: something in it for everyone

By On February 17, 2015

My twin teenagers, Jake and Dane, love reading, drawing and building elaborate Lord of the Rings Middle Earth dioramas out of LEGOS in their bedroom. That’s all good stuff, so they often… Read More

Guest Posts

When A Hike Hands You Lemons

By On January 26, 2015

Whether you’re a backcountry explorer or local trail lover, this winter day trip report has a little something in it for everyone. We’re talking alpine hiking, avalanche conditions, flood zones, tourist traps,… Read More

Guest Posts

Meet Guest Blogger Becky Jensen!

By On January 19, 2015

Blogging about the Fort Collins community is a two-part goal on Fresh Air Fort Collins. One is to develop a resource of information for people living here, sharing trail review information, discussing… Read More