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Guest Post: Once Upon a Time, There was a Blank Canvas…

By On May 3, 2017

Well, hello Fresh Air Fort Collins readers! We have a guest post today! Our Colorado outdoors has a deep and different impact on each individual person as we go on unique adventures… Read More

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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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Adventure Guides

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

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Birding

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

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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

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

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Cold Weather Biking and All Seasons Commuting

By On October 23, 2014

I’ve lived in Fort Collins for just over a decade now. In that time I have never owned a car. In that time I have also never worked in Fort Collins. Both… Read More

Guest Posts

Meet Guest Blogger Chris Johnson!

By On September 17, 2014

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

Best of Fresh Air

Horses on the Trails: Finding Freedom or Just a Nuisance?

By On November 15, 2013

Guest post and a debate post all in one! Horses and their riders sharing the trails with cyclists, runners and hikers seems to be a bit of a hot button topic. People… Read More

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The Lost Art of Trying

By On January 31, 2013

It’s not that I’m slacking off. I just wanted you to have more freshiness to your Fresh Air experience. So here is a post from a lovely lady named Shay who has… Read More

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Nordic Schmordic: Why Cross Country Skiing Should be on your List of Winter Sport Favorites

By On January 3, 2013

Hey Gang, a special little something for you- a post without me! That’s right, today is a guest post on Cross Country Skiing because I am lame and do not ski myself.… Read More