• snowshoeing guide in Telluride Colorado
  • A Guide to Snowshoeing for Beginners

  • Posted By: Sharon West
  • Thousands of years ago, snowshoeing was simply a means of transportation.  These days, snowshoeing has turned into a popular activity for recreation and fitness in the winter time.  A popular location for snowshoeing is Telluride, Colorado.

    Benefits of Snowshoeing

    There are many pos...

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  • skiing guide in Telluride Colorado
  • The History of Skiing

  • Posted By: Sharon West
  • Skiing is a sport that involves traveling over snow with the use of skis. The history of skiing is believed to go back at least eight millennia, all the way back to 6000 B.C. In the Xinjiang region of what is now China, there were wall paintings found that depicted the use o...

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  • Cross Country Skiing Telluride Colorado
  • Cross-Country Skiing

  • Posted By: Sharon West
  • Cross-country skiing involves skiers relying on their own locomotion in order to ski across snow-covered terrains.  For cross-country skiing, there are no ski lifts or other types of assistance used.  Cross-country skiing is both a recreational activity and a sport, as well as a means of transport...

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  • Ice Climbing Guide in Telluride Colorado
  • The Adventure of Ice Climbing

  • Posted By: Sharon West
  • Ice climbing is an activity for people who love adventure.  Those who partake in ice climbing tend to be extremely passionate about their chosen sport—as it involves a thrill of danger and excitement.

    Ice Climbing as a Sport

    The sport of ice climbing has evolved from rock climbing and ...

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  • Via Ferrata in Telluride Colorado
  • Three Things You Should Know About Via Ferratas

  • Posted By: Sharon West
  • What is a Via Ferrata?

    A via ferrata (“iron way” in Latin) is a cross between scrambling and climbing.  Climbing a via ferrata requires minimal equipment.  Unlike other climbing paths, a via ferrata is a route that is marked by metal rungs and rails embedded into a mountain.  Via fe...

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