Peace, Love & Snowshoeing

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Jan and Kelly, Day Hiking Ambassadors

It is true, that born in the 60’s, I fall back on flower children expressions when describing my snowshoeing experiences. The theme of peace and love were made popular during my era and are truly timeless for a mountain girl like me. Getting out on the trail conjures up Read More

Snowshoe Yoga – My Favorites

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Jan, Day Hiking Ambassador

If you snowshoe often, it’s a good idea to take care of your muscles and stretch before or after your outing. I wrote in last month’s blog , about taking up a yoga practice for a balance of the high energy of snowshoeing activity. Yoga poses also serve as my stretch of Read More

Balancing the Yang of Snowshoe with the Yin of Yoga

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Jan, Day Hiking Ambassador

Snowshoeing is gaining popularity as a winter activity that can increase your fitness level and is a great way to get or stay in shape during the winter months. Since this activity also works the heart muscle, it is considered aerobic and is an excellent form of low impact exercise. There aren’t Read More

Anticipation for the Taste of Snow

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Jan & Kelly, Day Hiking Ambassadors

As the high peaks of Colorado are receiving their first season’s measurable snow, our efforts turn to trail planning and gathering gear for another exciting year of snowshoeing. Team Jan & Kelly are working up an appetite for our first taste of snow.

It’s been an eventful hiking season and we Read More

Same Place, Different Experience: hiking trails summer & winter

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Everyone has a favorite trail. The trail where you can expect what’s around the next turn, and ends with a familiar view. What’s wonderful about revisiting your favorite trail throughout the year, is to watch the landscape change with the seasons.

Our Ambassadors enjoy hiking the same trail in both summer and winter. Scroll through the Read More

Snowshoe Race Adventure – this Season’s Final Adventure

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Jan, Day Hiking Ambassador

Snowshoeing for us, has always been about getting away from the crowds, finding peace in nature and keeping fit during the winter months. As this season draws to a close, my friends asked me to do a snowshoe race at one of my favorite resorts, Beaver Creek, which is nestled in Read More

Romp to Stomp – Beyond the Event

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Jan, Day Hiking Ambassador

Romp to Stomp is more than Tubbs Snowshoes’ signature fundraising event for breast cancer. It’s about relationships. Connections with our mothers, daughters, sisters, brothers … family and friends and those you don’t know, but feel akin to. This event is an opportunity to gather, create memories and celebrate life, survival and Read More

Snowshoe Connections

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Jan, Day Hiking Ambassador

Last season I started posting our snowshoeing adventures to Instagram, and have attracted many followers who want to be part of the excitement created by the Colorado snowshoe experience. We have enjoyed making connections with several like-minded, adventure driven people this season and what we have learned  is that making snowshoeing Read More

Snowshoeing Attracts Family Visitors

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Jan, Day Hiking Ambassador

Posting photos from our snow shoe trips has attracted family from all over the country to reach out to us. They see the stunning places snowshoes have taken us and are inspired to experience the snowy mountain trails for themselves. We really enjoy planning places to explore and taking others with Read More

Introducing Friends and Family to Snowshoeing

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Jan & Kelly, Day Hiking Ambassadors

When you have the opportunity to take friends or family on their first time snowshoe adventure, it is an opportunity to help make their experience an enjoyable memory.

Throw in a fun activity to keep the mood light and fun. This outing, we decorated trees for the holidays with festive Read More