Category Archives: Outdoor Travel

5 Tips for a Healthy Vacation

Maintaining a healthy routine in your day-to-day life can be difficult. Maintaining a healthy routine while travelling is more than most people’s will power can manage. Even when travelling to a destination known for its active lifestyle, the temptation to … Continue reading

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Taos Ski Valley Celebrating 60 Years

The drive from the quaint town of Taos to the ski valley is a pleasant 19-mile trek through beautiful New Mexico mountain landscape. The elevation steadily climbs to 9,200 feet when you arrive at the remote Taos Ski Valley. The … Continue reading

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Taos-the Place That Time Forgot

Taos is the kind of place that time forgot.  The town’s residents have been doing things their way for 30 years and will likely continue for another 30.  Taos Ski Valley is a bit up the road from the town … Continue reading

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Top Three Things to Do in Mammoth in the Summer

If you’re planning a trip to Mammoth Lakes this summer, don’t miss out on these top three activities; hiking Devil’s Postpile, mountain biking on Mammoth Mountain, and getting spooked in the Ghost Town of Bodie. To get to Devil’s Postpine, … Continue reading

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The Eight Best Things About Taos

    Incredible beauty. Taos Ski Valley feels really remote and unspoiled, situated approximately 15 miles up a mountain valley that is almost completely uninhabited. When you arrive, you just know there won’t be any crowds. No lift lines! Taos … Continue reading

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Selecting the Right Area to Stay in Mammoth: Summer Fun

Located in the High Sierras of California, Mammoth Lakes is a wonderful summer vacation destination. When staying in Mammoth Lakes, you are near several state and national parks including my personal favorite, Yosemite. With more hiking, biking, boating and fishing … Continue reading

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Mammoth Brewing Company Tasting Room

A highlight of my Mammoth trip was a visit to the tasting room at the Mammoth Brewing Company. After a day of hiking we headed to there to quench our thirst. We ordered a tasting flight which included six 2 … Continue reading

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Beauty is abound in Crested Butte!!

What a perfect time it is in Crested Butte right now. The Wildflower Festival is right around the corner, the biking is awesome, and the flowers are arriving as we speak! There is so much to do during the month … Continue reading

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Capturing the Canyons!

The Canyons – Grand Summit Room#523 What type of ROOM: 1BR Penthouse Sleeps 6ppl Great ski in the Winter and amazing disc golf in the summer. This is a great resort with thrills and hills for all the seasons! I … Continue reading

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Gambling + Snowboarding in South Lake Tahoe

Living in Salt Lake City provides me access to many of the top ski resorts in the country and some of the best snow on earth. However, we have laws in Utah that keep us from doing one of my … Continue reading

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