Our Ultimate 2023 Backpacking Checklist

It’s finally backpacking season again! Do you have all of the gear you need to get out there? We’ll cover our new and improved backpacking checklist for this season, with all of our favorite gear, clothing, and things that are often forgotten for your next backpacking trip! We have been backpacking for quite a few …

9 Easy Camping Meals Your Friends Will Beg You to Make Again

There truly is nothing better than gathering around the campfire after (or before) a long day of adventure, grabbing a beverage, and making an amazing meal with friends. We absolutely LOVE camp cooking, and are always searching for new camping meals to make on our trips. We have a couple of rules for camp cooking. …

Winter Hiking Essentials

Winter hiking gear is essential for a fun and safe adventure. Learn about how winter hiking differs from summer hiking, and which gear will keep you warm, comfortable, and hiking for miles!

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Blue Lakes Trail: Ridgway, Colorado

Blue Lakes Trail, outside of Ridgway, Colorado, is an absolute must-do. The trail is located in the Mount Sneffels Wilderness, in the Uncompahgre National Forest. There are three lakes along the trail: the first being the easiest to get to, and in our opinion, the most scenic (pictured here).