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The West’s Best Brew Fests of Summer 2017
8 months ago

The West’s Best Brew Fests of Summer 2017

The culture of craft beer pours over the West and is celebrated at hundreds of brew fests stretching from New Mexico to Alaska.  With so many to choose from, we decided …
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Going to California this summer?  Don’t forget to pack your skis.
8 months ago

Going to California this summer? Don’t forget to pack your skis.

Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, California emerges from a historic winter and sets the stage to operate July 1-4 and Saturdays thereafter as long as conditions allow. How is that possible? …
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Relentless Winter: 5 Resorts Blessed With Blower Snow
11 months ago

Relentless Winter: 5 Resorts Blessed With Blower Snow

The 2016-2017 winter season will be one to remember for skiers and snowboarders thanks to record breaking blower snow totals across the West.  This is due to an juggernaut of …
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Inside Guide to the Best Fall Colors of the West
1 year ago

Inside Guide to the Best Fall Colors of the West

The overnight low at Winter Park, Colorado the other night was 32 degrees.  It won’t take too many more of those chilling temperatures to kick-start the West’s changing of the seasons.  To get …
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Ultimate Stoke: Snowboard, Climb, Bike, and Surf California with Jeremy Jones
2 years ago

Ultimate Stoke: Snowboard, Climb, Bike, and Surf California with Jeremy Jones

The West Coast of California offers adventure seekers a huge array of options for getting out, soaking up mother nature’s rays, and honing their skills. Few of us rarely do …
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Get to Know the Story Behind Muir’s “The Mountains Are Calling” Quote
2 years ago

Get to Know the Story Behind Muir’s “The Mountains Are Calling” Quote

John Muir, born in 1838, was one of America’s most famous and influential “Outdoor Enthusiasts,” which in his era, were called Naturalists.   He remains one of California’s most important historical …
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The Story Behind America’s First Road Trip
2 years ago

The Story Behind America’s First Road Trip

Horatio Nelson Jackson departed San Francisco on May 23rd, 1903 for what was to become America’s first ever road trip – and all because of a 50 dollar bet made just …
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Head to Death Valley for the ‘Super Bloom’
2 years ago

Head to Death Valley for the ‘Super Bloom’

Head to Death Valley for the ‘Super Bloom’ California’s Death Valley National Park may be setting itself up for a rare wildflower ‘super bloom,’ according to experts at the National …
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