Check your calendar for these upcoming 2023 Colorado cycling events. From strenuous mountain-climbers to beginner-friendly races, Colorado has them all and now is the best time to start training!
If you’re looking for an adventure off the beaten path, there are so many unique day trips from Colorado Springs. Whatever your interest, there are plenty of options around central and eastern Colorado. Within a couple of hours’ drive, you could explore a part of nature like nothing you’ve seen before. Each list is arranged by distance, and there are suggestions for hikers, loungers, learners, and more.
Are you wishing you could go on an epic bike tour of Colorado Springs best attractions? Or maybe you want to prepare for one of Colorado’s annual cycling events. It doesn’t take much to train for a bike tour. With just a little preparation, you can feel confident in your riding abilities and enjoy your time in the saddle exploring the sites.
If you are getting into rock climbing, one important thing to learn is the vocabulary. When you are hanging around other climbers and working on similar bouldering problems, you are likely to strike up conversation that includes some odd rock climbing terms. We’ll go over some of the most popular lingo so you can fit right in as you start your climbing journey.
Built around the base of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs has a long and diverse history in the development of railroad routes, the excitement of the gold rush, and the installation of military facilities. The history of this area takes you to some of the best sites in and around Colorado Springs. Hopefully, these stories will surely inspire you to visit these attractions and enjoy them in a deeper way.
A poorly fitting backpack can be a real hazard, causing back and hip pain, setting you off balance, and turning a beautiful hike into a miserable slog. We will set you up for success with three important steps: backpack fitting tips, how to properly pack a hiking backpack, and the right way to wear a heavy hiking backpack.
When you are just getting started rock climbing, it can be hard to get on the wall and stay there. We will go over the types of indoor climbing holds, how to approach and hold on to them, and what you should know about your center of gravity while rock climbing.
Looking for some fun events this winter? There’s always plenty to do in and around Colorado Springs. From outdoor recreation to holiday celebrations to arts
Because our state can have such extreme and diverse weather, it is essential to do some research before you go hiking in Colorado. You should
Are you looking for an exciting and unique way to celebrate a birthday, promotion, or anniversary? With all the amazing outdoor venues around Colorado Springs,
It’s a constant debate among hikers. Are hiking boots or trail runners better for exploring the backcountry? As professional hiking guides, we’ve heard this question countless
If you are looking forward to hopping on your bike this fall, you’re going to want to check out these awesome cycling events near Colorado
Rock climbing has had an explosion of growth over the last couple of decades. The unique sport offers excitement, a challenge for all abilities, and different ways to explore and play in both indoor and outdoor spaces. Sometimes a new sport can be intimidating: the gear, systems, and language can be a lot to learn. If you have never climbed before or want to upgrade from rental gear, this rock climbing gear list has all the beginner climbing essentials you need to start your journey into the vertical world.