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Natural Highs: Fall Daze

The brisk October weather is finally beginning to settle in to all the valleys and cracks stretching across our gorgeous state, having already left snow scattered across our mountainous peaks. Fruit season is e...
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Natural Highs: Leaving

Leaving is the act of separating oneself willingly The decision to fall from current states of life Alter your immediate surroundings Finding possibility lies around the trail as it bends Leaves flutter viv...
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Miss BeFit: Hanging Lake Fail

Approximately two hours and thirty-seven minutes into our two hour and forty-five minute drive from Denver up to Hanging Lake outside Glenwood Springs, Ma said, “Wouldn’t it suck if we got all the way up h...
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Natural Highs: Evergreen’s Elk Meadow Loop

The gravel trembles as your tires rotate and the earth pivots on its axis, gravity giving you all that you want as you grip your handlebars with anxious tension. You bounce over rocky terrain while the topograp...
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Rocky Mountin’: Aspen on a Budget

Are you looking for an affordable weekend away where you are surrounded by some of the most beautiful mountain scenery in Colorado? Look no further, the Molly Gibson Lodge in Aspen, Colorado is pet-friendly a...
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Natural Highs: Excursions at Urad Lake

Resting humbly at the culmination of a winding, rocky road just before Berthoud Pass, Urad Lake teems with natural wonder. Just before you reach the first hard curve to traverse over the pass, take a left at He...
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Miss BeFit: Skirt Chaser 5K

Alright, ladies. Are you ready to get chased? October 1, 2011 marks the day of the Skirt Sports Skirt Chaser 5k Denver, which is probably the only time of year where you can dress to look cute to work out ...
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Natural Highs: Chicago Lakes Trail

It's quite inspiring as a native Coloradoan to realize that people from all over the globe venture to our state to find the natural beauty that is sprinkled throughout the Rocky Mountains. Our state holds a ple...
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Miss BeFit: Green Mountain Reservoir

Remember last week when I said, “Oh, yeah, it’s totally fine to slack off and be a lard ass, blah blah blah,” well, now I’m eating my words as well as everything else, apparently, and it’s time to whip my tai...
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Natural Highs: Scars on the Mountain

Awhile back, I did a post about the Golden Gate Canyon fire and the effects of fire on our natural environment. The smoke blanketed the sky as I watched from my cozy little home in Golden. About a month or so l...