So you wander down the mountain as the minutes go by. The trees are bigger here. The smell of the pine is overwhelming, like being in a frigid sanitized bathroom. A squirrel has a scary tantrum when you reach into a tree to shake the snow off a contender for being the perfect tree.
High Altitude Martial Arts owner and retired UFC fighter Cody Donovan says the closeness of jiu jitsu is certainly something that scares away folks who might want to try what is otherwise a grueling and satisfying work out. But the people who brave that initial awkwardness find it short lived.
Just as the last frost in Aurora finally melts, like the final gasp of what always seems to be the longest winter ever, warmer days bring one thing to mind: Let’s go snowshoeing
Tours generally last a little more than an hour and trails exist for everyone from beginner-level mushers to more advanced drivers, with opportunities to wind through the narrow pine-tree paths and downhill through the valley
With just a few modifications — and while you can drop several hundred in this area, you really don’t need to if you’re just looking to log a few miles outside of the rare blizzard — you can easily spend all 12 months on two wheels in Colorado.
Wheel math is hard but fun trying to get to 100 miles.
Colorado’s cliche tourist trap is a tantalizing taste of life on a wire.
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Even you can take on the fitness craze taking on the nation
Basically, what I’m saying is that my completion of a half-marathon won’t be an accomplishment for human civilization. A 13-mile jog through Downtown Denver on a Sunday morning is relatively commonplace — despite the enormous medal draped around my neck at the end — and represents no significant milestone of achievement that would require a celebration. It hardly deserves brunch at the end.