A Guide to Colorado’s Long Trails

Long-distance trails have become a fad in recent years thanks to books like Bill Bryson’s A Walk in the Woods and Cheryl Strayed’s book-turned-movie Wild. There is no way to really know how many hikers are on t...

13 Fourteeners for Beginners

So you’re ready to attempt your first fourteener. You’ve gone through the checklist of essentials to take: water, layers, snacks, a light. You know the tips for climbing that up you’re chances of success. You’r...

How to Survive Your First Fourteener

Climbing a fourteener — a mountain over 14,000 feet — has landed a spot on many bucket lists and Colorado has over 50 to choose from. Adventure seekers come to the Rocky Mountains every year in the hopes of cro...