The Lowdown on the Blue River in Summit County, Colorado

Fish, raft, hike, or whatever your heart desires right in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.  The Blue River illustrates the beauty of Colorado in all sorts of activities.  The Blue River is the only commercially rafted river in Summit County, and you’ll see plenty of fisherman set up in the waders along the … Read More >>

Where to Raft Near Summit County, Colorado

If you’re heading to Summit County this year, you’re sure to have an endless option of activities to dive into while visiting the mountains.  Summer brings some of the best mountain biking in the Rockies, as well as beautiful hikes, fly fishing, golfing, and one of the most popular past times: whitewater rafting.  Whether you’re … Read More >>

Everything You Need to Know About the Colorado River

One of the most famous rivers in the country, and also the fifth longest in America, is the mighty Colorado River.  Covering 1,450 miles in length, the Colorado flows through seven states in the United States. The Colorado River has been carving one of the seven wonders of the world for over six million years. … Read More >>

What is Spring Weather in Breckenridge, Colorado Like?

As I sit here on a 55 degree and sunny evening in the beautiful town of Breckenridge, I think back to when it was snowing huge powdery flakes just a week ago.  Breckenridge is quite confusing when it comes to spring weather.  One day you’ll be sitting on the shores of Lake Dillon with a … Read More >>

Vail Whitewater Race Series 2018

With a fantastic view of the Whitewater Race within Vail, you’ll be watching this one mile competitive sprint from the sidelines of the great outdoors. The Vail Whitewater Race Series provides some intense competition with a breathtaking scenic view surrounding it.  The race concludes at Vail’s International Bridge every week for the next month.  Starting … Read More >>

The Best Colorado Rivers to Raft this May

Colorado is known just as much for it’s incredible whitewater rafting in the summer as it is for it’s world class skiing in the winter.  If you haven’t had the pleasure to paddle through the rapids in this colorful state yet, it should definitely be added to your bucket list this year.  Depending on where … Read More >>

What to Do for Memorial Day 2018 in Breckenridge

Yes it’s only the middle of April, and yes we’re already talking about summer because in just a few weeks the warmer weather will be (mostly) in full swing.  Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial kick off to the season in Breckenridge, and although the weather may still be spotty, the scenery is in transition … Read More >>

Where to Camp in Breckenridge this Spring

When planning your spring getaway into the mountains, you have endless options for activities. Camping, hiking, and fishing are always some of the highlights for you spring trip. The trick is picking a location central to all of your activities and all of Colorado’s natural beauties. Summit County is a popular destination offering amazing scenery … Read More >>

The Life of a Colorado Whitewater Rafting Guide

Millions of people go whitewater rafting across the country every year. And while for most a river trip may be a once a year or even once in a lifetime event, for rafting guides the river is a way of life. Here is a glimpse into what a guide’s life looks like every summer. Training … Read More >>

10 Best Spring Hikes Near Buena Vista, Colorado

When venturing through the Colorado Rocky Mountains, a hike in Buena Vista should be on the top of your priority list.  Aside from this mountain town being one of the most picturesque Colorado destinations, there is endless amounts of outdoor activities to indulge in.  Here are some of the best hikes to take on this … Read More >>