Hikers, Snowshoers, and Cross-Country Skiers “Oh My”!


Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

Winter creates a special outdoor playground for nature and recreational enthusiasts. It’s the time of year where you get to bundle up and relive the glorious feeling of being a kid experiencing a “snowday” where school is canceled and all you have to do is play.

Like any playground in the world their Read More

Snowshoe Yurt Trip Packing Tips


Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

So you have decided that you are ready to take snowshoeing to the next level with a yurt expedition. First of all “You are AWESOME!” You are awesome because you are about to unlock a new achievement as a winter adventurer. You have decided to forgo a traditional snowshoeing outing to partake Read More

Go On A Valentine’s Snowshoe Adventure



Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

Ditch the flowers and chocolates this Valentine’s weekend and show your love with SNOW! Love is a beautiful journey so why not add some adventure to it?

This Valentine’s Day weekend take the ones you love on a snowshoeing adventure! Take your kids, sisters, brothers, parents, grandparents, grandchildren, husband, wife, girlfriend, boyfriend, fiancé, Read More

Snowshoeing With Ghosts


Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

We were the living who had come upon the ghosts of past. Our hearts were beating quickly. Our blood was coursing through our warm bodies when we came to a stop and set our eyes on the remains. The air was still yet we could hear faint screams of resistance as they Read More

Expand Your Snowshoeing Routine With Yurt Adventures This Winter

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Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

Do you enjoy backpacking? Do you love to snowshoe? Do you want to wake up to an awe-inspiring landscape covered in fresh snow? If you answered yes to one or more of these questions a snowshoeing yurt adventure is for YOU!

As we are avid snowshoers we love venturing off on different trails Read More

Single Desert Tubbs Snowshoes Ambassador Seeking Snowstorm


Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

Single Desert Tubbs Snowshoes Ambassador seeking Snowstorm that will set her heart a flurry. I am seeking a Snowstorm with knee deep snow that will lift me in my snowshoes off the ground. Must be willing to dance among the snowflakes, challenge my heart at high altitudes, and leave me breathless at Read More

Why I Can’t Wait For Winter



Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

I can’t wait for the magical feeling of welcoming winter with the first snow’s snowflakes kissing my cheeks.

I can’t wait for the feet of fresh powder to kick up and sink my Tubbs Snowshoes into.

I can’t wait to reunite with friends to go snowshoeing through different mountains ranges together.

I can’t wait to Read More

My Top 5 Snowshoe Adventures in New Mexico



Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

I know what you are thinking, “Isn’t New Mexico a desert?” Well yes, New Mexico dominantly consists of arid desert terrain, but we have a fair share of mountains as well. Our mountains may not tower like the Colorado Rockies but our annual snowfall is just enough for snowshoers to get out Read More

Snowshoeing Secrets for Beginners


Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

As an ambassador who has had the joy of introducing friends and family to the world of snowshoeing this past winter I will now share with you the secret tips and tricks I have learned to make your first snowshoeing experience a success!

Stretch! STRETCH! Stretch!
I can’t begin to tell you the Read More

The Magic of Yellowstone at Night


Jill, Day Hiking Ambassador

Warmed by hours next to the fireplace glow
we put on our Tubbs to get back out into the snow.

It was negative fifteen on this brisk Yellowstone night
where we were alone with winter and no one in site.

We held each others hands through a thick gloved grip
as we snowshoed along Read More