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Shoot for the Moon

By on August 2, 2017

Growing up, one of my favorite sayings was “shoot for the moon. Even if you fail, you’ll land among the stars” by Les Brown. I’ve always liked to dream big. In fact, it dreaming big hasn’t ever been an issue. Tempering the dream to be somewhat realistic has been…


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Downhilling at Beaver Creek

By on July 14, 2017

If you have ever ridden a mountain bike with me, you probably know that I love to bomb straight descents, but as soon as switchbacks are thrown in I turn into a scared little chicken. Add rocks to the switchbacks and you’ll probably find me walking my bike down….


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Best of Torres del Paine

By on May 22, 2017

Torres del Paine is considered by many to be the 8th Wonder of the World, and if you’ve seen pictures of the area it’s easy to see why. The towering granite peaks seem to have been thrust out of the earth at stunning angles. The countless glittering lakes, ranging…


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Gear Review: Qloom Silberhorn Shorts

By on May 10, 2017

Qloom makes some big promises about this short on their website, stating “The Silberhorn is Qloom to the core. Designed from a female foundation, these shorts pivot from ride to run, from a hike to a cool plunge in a mountain lake without a second thought. Whatever you’re up for,…


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Hiking in Chile: Mirador Ferrier

By on May 7, 2017

We did this hike after taking the boat to Grey Glacier. We wrongly assumed that purchasing a roundtrip ticket on the boat would enable us to get off the boat and hike to Paso John Gardner where we could see the southern Patagonian ice sheet. It turned out that…

Sam
Boulder, CO

I'm just a regular girl who loves exploring in the mountains, both at home in Colorado and around the world. You can usually find me trail running, mountain biking, hiking, or backpacking with my husband Jason and my sweet pup Moose. When I'm not out exploring, you can find me in the kitchen whipping up generally healthy, delicious treats!

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