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Five Things to Know Before You Go Hiking


Hello! Living in Colorado, I’ve grown up hiking but I only started doing it seriously last summer. I’ve learned a lot about how to do it safely. In this post I’m sharing my top five things to know before you go hiking if you’ve never been in a place with mountains before or if you just haven’t had much experience…

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Hiking Pikes Peak: My First Fourteener!


On Saturday, July 16, I hiked my first fourteener! A fourteener is a mountain that is between 14,000 and 15,000 feet in elevation. It was REALLY hard. The trail itself was surprisingly easy but the combination of altitude and sheer length of the trail made this a very difficult hike. This post isn’t going to be part of my Colorado…

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Links I Love


These cute gift ideas I want to hike the Continental Divide Belle Adore’s Macaron Recipe looks delicious Sprinkles for Breakfast has a whole bunch of macaron recipes I can’t wait to get some of this pineapple fabric Adam Young’s new score for July is amazing

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Colorado Travel Guide: Hanging Lake Trail


Hello! The Hanging Lake Trail is a beautiful hike of a little more than one mile, located just off of eastbound I-70 about 15 minutes east of Glenwood Springs, CO. The hike is strenuous but doable for most abilities. The trail never gets hot, there is a thick cover of trees the length of the canyon, and there are benches…

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