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Hello Ladies, I’m a Lumberjack

Does your ideal man wear flannel? Does he have a rugged beard and sculpted muscles from lifting logs and fighting fires all day? Well, we have found him. Ladies and gentleman meet Chris Dirolf. Dirolf currently...
Wilderness Shoot 10

How to Survive a Wilderness Emergency

One thing that rings true for most Coloradans is that we love the outdoors—it’s hard  when you face the majesty of the Rocky Mountains everyday. From day hikes to multi-day excursions, from lake fishing to rive...
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We Tried it – Hike to Gem Lake

Trail Details: 3.5 miles, roundtrip Difficulty: moderate, approximately 1,000 feet elevation gain Where to start: Lumpy Ridge trailhead Picking a hiking trail in Rocky Mountain National Park is similar to pi...
REI Anderson Trading Post at Basecamp interior

REI Basecamp comes to the Stanley Hotel

If you have ever taken any of REI's outdoor courses, you know that they pack in plenty of fun, an opportunity to learn a new skill, and you leave with a few useful tips to take with you on your next mountain ad...