Category Archives: Mountain Life

Best 14ers in Colorado for Beginners

One of the best ways to enjoy theĀ amazing landscape of Colorado while getting some exercise is hiking a 14er. What’s a 14er, you ask? This is an affectionate nickname for mountain peaks that are higher than 14,000 feet in Colorado. There are 53 official 14ers in Colorado, with an additional five that don’t make official […]

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Winter Park Dispersed Camping

The great outdoors calls out to all of us, but its call is especially clear in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. There are plenty of campsitesĀ  near Winter Park, but if you want to get as close to nature as possible, you need to find an area for dispersed camping. The term dispersed camping […]

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Best Ski Towns to Live in Year Round

Any Winter sport fanatic can tell you, the hardest part about having such a passion lies in the difficulty of finding the right location requirements for said hobby- to speak nothing of how it is limited to one season only. While other hobbyists such as surfers have this same issue, many major cities also happen […]

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Best Mountain Towns to Raise a Family

Mountain towns are well known as destinations for the young and adventurous, but they can also be great places to raise a family. While tourists might come and go the locals can form close-knit connections that are hard to find in modern America. They also offer a chance for children to grow up surrounded by […]

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