Loveland Pass

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Bill, Trail Walking Ambassador

This morning dawned clear blue sky and temperatures in the high 30s, even at 12,000 feet.  I donned my Tubbs Boundary Peak snowshoes and headed up from the top of Loveland Pass to trek the Continental Divide.  Winds were calm, unusual for this area, and the snow was perfect for climbing.  I Read More

The Joy of Snowshoeing

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Bill, Trail Walking Ambassador

Entering my second year as a Tubbs Ambassador, I am using the new men’s Boundary Peak snowshoes for my snow adventures. I started snowshoeing over 20 years ago, starting with basic wooden shoes, then graduating through several different brands of snowshoes and bindings. I was very excited to get to try the Read More

Peru Creek

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Bill, Trail Walking Ambassador

My wife Sherry and I headed up Peru Creek near Montezuma CO (elevation over 10,000 feet) late this morning for a snowshoe jaunt. Here are a few photos to inspire your next trip!

Montezuma

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Bill, Trail Walking Ambassador

My wife and I headed out this morning, taking a short drive from our home in Silverthorne, CO headed up past Keystone Resort to the small town of Montezuma. Montezuma has a population of less than 70, but is an incorporated town since the 1860s and at one time had a Read More

Summit County Colorado, wildlife extravaganza

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Bill, Trail Walking Ambassador

Why do I love snowshoeing? Because it lets me enjoy all the trails here in Summit County, high in the Colorado Rockies.  My wife and I are avid trail runners and walkers, and snowshoes let us spend nearly as much time on the trails in the winter as we do in Read More

The High Rockies of Colorado

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Bill, Trail Walking Ambassador

We woke up this morning to 6 inches of light fresh powder. Living at 9000 feet high in the Colorado Rockies this is certainly not unusual, but it is always inviting, especially on a weekend day. My wife Sherry and I decided to grab our Tubbs and head out to enjoy. Read More

Arapahoe Basin

Bill, Trail Walking Ambassador

I just got home from work, a bit early but feeling whipped. I headed out about 5:45 this morning and drove 20 minutes to Arapahoe Basin ski resort, at the base on the Continental Divide here in Northern Colorado. The Basin starts at 10,800 foot elevation and tops out at just over Read More

Ambassador Profile: Bill

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Where do you live?
Silverthorne, CO , 3 miles from Frisco (Colorado Romp to Stomp) at about 9000 feet elevation.

Top 3 things we should know about you?
Snowshoer for about 25 years, love to spend time on the trails in the wilderness areas, year round, avid photographer.

Favorite aspect of snowshoeing?
Fresh snow on a smooth Read More