Backpacking with a baby

How do you take a baby backpacking? Its not as hard as you think. I don’t mean to oversimplify the process. No doubt, going backpacking with infants or toddlers is a bit more challenging than when you were single or only sharing the trail with your spouse. But from the response my wife and I... Continue Reading →

Winter Runscapes: Western Colorado

When I moved to Bozeman, Montana in 2012 from my home state of Kansas, I had no intention of ever leaving. I had found, in the ponderosa studded sage brush lowlands, and rugged spruce mountains, exactly what I had been looking for in a home. I first got into trail running in the high peaks... Continue Reading →

Salmon fishing… in Colorado?

Ever since I visited Alaska two years ago on a solo backpacking expedition in the Brooks range (see Arctic Alaska Adventure), I have been achingly longing to return to the land of the midnight sun. But finding myself less mobile in my wanderings due to the tiny kiddos, I have had to learn to transform local... Continue Reading →

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