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

Patience Brings Snow Rewards

Jan and Kelly, Day Hiking Ambassadors

The shoulder season, or the in-between summer and winter brings impatience. Will there be enough snow to recreate before winter? Despite what seemed like a slow start, the snow started falling in our Colorado Mountains last week and the trails have come alive for a new snowshoe season.

In honor of our Read More

Ambassador Profile: Jan & Kelly

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Where do you live?
Gypsum, CO – 30 miles West of Vail

Top 3 things we should know about you?
Last year, I had the honor of representing Tubbs in the ambassador program and this year, I am teaming up with my snowshoeing partner and husband, Kelly. Together, we are proud to be in the Tubbs Read More

Grand Finale

Jan M., Day Hiking Ambassador
 

When I was selected as Tubbs Snowshoe Ambassador this season, I never dreamed Colorado would get an epic snow year to accommodate my adventures. It started in October with an 18” snowfall in the valley where I live and the snow continued to fall in my favor throughout the winter months. Read More

McKenzie Gulch, Eagle, CO

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Jan M., Day Hiking Ambassador

While the Colorado mountain region transitions to spring weather, the high country is still experiencing days of winter weather, delighting us snowshoe lover’s with more time to get out and enjoy this activity. In Eagle, Colorado, there continues to be amazingly light snow, coupled with mild weather and setting up for Read More

Tubbs Romp to Stomp, Frisco, Colorado

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As part of my season of representing Tubbs Snowshoes as an Ambassador, I was asked to participate with the marketing booth and snowshoe event Romp to Stomp in Frisco, Colorado. I knew I would enlist my sister Cindy to join me. Not only is she a recent breast cancer survivor, but she has a lively Read More

McCoy Park, Beaver Creek, Colorado

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Representing Tubbs Snowshoes as Day Hiking Ambassador, the goals I made for myself this winter include:

Get out weekly
Encourage friends and family to get out with me
Explore as many different areas and trails as possible

Getting out weekly has been made more inviting by Mother Nature, as she has blessed the Central Rocky Mountains of Colorado where Read More

Porter Ranch

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Some of the reasons I enjoy snowshoeing include getting outdoors during the winter months, exploring the gorgeous areas in Colorado, the fitness factor, getting out with friends, and the views …. ahh, the views.  The effortlessness of wearing Tubbs snowshoe gear gives me the ability to get  “off the grid” and feel stable on the Read More

A Christmas Gift

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Christmas gifts aren’t always wrapped with a sparkly bow. They come in many ways and this year for me, it arrived by way of nature. The sky was perfectly clear with the Colorado sunshine providing warmth against the winter’s day frigid air.

I recently added the NRG Flex Alp to my Tubb’s snowshoe gear collection and Read More

Tennessee Pass

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One of the pleasures of being Tubbs Snowshoe Ambassador is to be able to share my passion for snowshoeing by relating stories of my travels to the various Colorado mountain trails. For this past weekend, I selected the Colorado Trail which winds through the mountain tops on the 10,424 summit of Tennessee Pass.

Five miles to Read More