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Black Tree Resort

June 14, 2019

Now there’s no need to rough it when you go camping! At the soon-to-be-opened Black Tree Resort, you get a pampered outdoor experience. Located in Lake George, just two hours shy of Denver, this is more like glamping with a fully furnished tent including 2 queen beds, solar powered lighting, love seat, dining table and wood-burning […]

Women Outside Adventure Forum by Backcountry Experience

March 12, 2019

Coming March 19, 2019. Be inspired and empowered at the Women Outside Adventure Forum by Backcountry Experience (BCEXP). Going on its fourth year, this Durango, Colorado based business has hosted this three day event showcasing exceptional female adventurers. The evening talks feature ultrarunner Kelly Halpin, adventure journalist Morgan Tilton, National Geographic Adventurer Hilaree Nelson, REEL ROCK […]

Silverton Mountain Women’s International Snow Day Celebration

January 10, 2019

Coming January 11-13, 2019. Ladies, a very special place is hosting a weekend celebrating women! The inaugural Women’s International Snow Day Celebration will be held at Silverton Mountain in Colorado and includes a guided lift ticket on Saturday and Sunday. Opened in 2002 at a base elevation of 10,400 feet and peak elevation of 13,487 feet, […]

Telluride Women’s Ski and Ride Camp

January 9, 2019

Coming February 3, 2019. A 5 day snow experience in a picture-perfect ski town! The Telluride Women’s Ski and Ride Camp is aimed at taking your skiing and riding to the next level with 5 full days of small group instruction by leading women instructors. Located in the southwestern corner of Colorado, Telluride Ski Resort has […]

Pumpkin Pie 5K and 10K

November 14, 2018

Coming November 17, 2018. You had us at pie! The Pumpkin Pie 5K and 10K is held in the Mile High City on a flat, fast course on paved roads through Denver City Park (the 10K distance is a double loop). All registrants will receive a race logo shirt, custom made finisher’s medal, discounts from the Denver Zoo, finish […]

Steamboat Movement Fest

August 8, 2018

Coming August 9, 2018. Grab your mat and get moving! The Steamboat Movement Fest (SMF) is a 4-day event filled with yoga, panel discussions, music, and summer outdoor adventures in downtown Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Now in its fourth year, SMF aims to promote wellness and positive growth locally and globally through the intentional movement of our […]

Color in Motion 5K

June 19, 2018

Coming July 14 and 28, 2018. All the colors of the rainbow, and then some! Join Color in Motion 5K for a colorful fun run in Tacoma, Washington or Colorado Springs, Colorado. Don a white tee shirt and run through the 5K course past 4 color stations with Mega Color Blasters where you’ll be doused […]

Hams and Hamstrings 5K

March 28, 2018

Coming April 1, 2018. What a cute name for a race…and there really is a ham! Yes, at the Hams and Hamstrings 5K race in Colorado Springs, Colorado, all finishers get a mini Easter Ham! This is a 5K fun run (or walk) that is chip timed on paved roads and dirt trails. Post-race there […]

Spring Equinox Half Marathon and 4 Mile

March 20, 2018

Coming March 25, 2018. Happy Spring! It’s the first day of Spring today, and here’s a race to help you celebrate it this coming weekend. The Spring Equinox Half Marathon and 4 Mile in Fort Collins, Colorado starts and finishes at The Biergarten at Anheuser-Busch Brewery. Expect a mix of paved and dirt country roads over […]

Loveland’s Mountaintop Matrimony

February 12, 2018

Coming February 14, 2018. Say “I do” on the slopes this Valentine’s Day! Lovebirds can tie the knot or renew vows at Loveland Ski Area (what an appropriately named place to get married!) at their 27th annual Marry Me and Ski For Free Mountaintop Matrimony. This Colorado resort host a very popular “mass wedding” slopeside […]

Top Outdoor Events of 2017

December 15, 2017

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2017 reviews in the Events category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the Women’s Adventure Camp at Camp Chief Ouray a way to get back to nature and the […]

Breckenridge Women’s Ski Camp

November 16, 2017

Coming February 14, 2018. Opening day happened last Friday, so it’s official…ski season has begun! Time to start planning and reserve a space in the coveted Breckenridge Women’s Ski Camp. This 3 day program features the best female instructors that are ready to take your skills to the next level whether you are a newbie or […]

Emma Crawford Coffin Race & Parade

October 11, 2017

Coming October 28, 2017. Coffins, ghosts, and a race?! Yes, it’s the Emma Crawford Coffin Races and Parade in Manitou Springs, Colorado! Drawing on the legend of Emma Crawford, a young woman who tragically died just before she was to be married and whose ghost haunts Red Mountain where she was buried, this wacky race celebrates her with […]

Camping with Jessie: Survival Intensive Weekend

September 15, 2017

Coming October 7, 2017. Learn from the best! Women’s Wilderness is offering, Camping with Jessie: Survival Intensive Weekend, a 2-day skills session in the beautiful Colorado wilds. Jessie Krebs has 25 years of experience in teaching practical wilderness knowledge, from her time as a United States Air Force survival instructor, as well as participation in 2 television series focused on […]

Continental Divide National Scenic Trail

September 8, 2017

Six months, 3,100 miles, and 5 states. It’s the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail (CDT), the third in the Triple Crown of Long Distance Hiking Trails in the United States. Following the Continental Divide of the Americas from Canada to the north and Mexico to the south, it is considered the highest, most challenging and most […]

Hut Run Hut

August 17, 2017

Coming September 4 and 18, 2017. One hundred miles, 22,00 feet of vert, and 6 days. It’s the Hut Run Hut running adventure that takes you across the Colorado Rockies from Aspen to Vail. With daily distances of 10 to 25 miles, 11 lucky participants will travel along the Continental Divide taking in panoramic views of […]

La Sportiva Berry Picker Trail Run

July 26, 2017

Coming August 5, 2017. It’s a tough one! The La Sportiva Berry Picker Trail Run is the fifth race out of seven in Colorado’s La Sportiva Trail Running Race Series. Don’t be fooled though, you won’t be picking berries along the way. It’s only 4.5 miles long, but it is all uphill with an average grade of 14 […]

Women in the Rockies

July 17, 2017

Coming September 10, 2017. Relaxation, restoration, and riding! It’s the Women in the Rockies wellness adventure at the C Lazy U Ranch, a luxury guest ranch in Colorado. A 5 day/4 night experience awaits you and like-minded women as you create a new and sustainable vision for a life of wellness, embrace mindful living and stop mindless eating, […]

Women’s Adventure Camp at Camp Chief Ouray

June 26, 2017

Coming August 24, 2017. Why should kids have all the fun at summer camp? You can too at the Women’s Adventure Camp at Camp Chief Ouray! Located in Granby, 80 miles northwest of Denver along the Colorado River, this YMCA of the Rockies camp is on the 5,150 acre Snow Mountain Ranch. Enjoy activities galore with other women who enjoy […]

BolderBOULDER

May 3, 2017

Coming May 29, 2017. It’s big and bold…it’s the BolderBOULDER! With over 50,000 participants, this 10K is the third largest running race in the United States and the 7th largest in the world. Held every Memorial Day, the route starts and finishes at the University of Colorado’s Folsom Field with a few surprises along the […]

Breck Epic

April 11, 2017

Coming August 13, 2017. A challenge with altitude and some of the best backcountry loops around. It’s the Breck Epic, as in Breckenridge, Colorado where this 6-day mountain bike race takes place. With a total of 240 miles and about 40K (no, that’s not a typo, it’s 40 thousand!) feet of vertical gain and loss […]

Women’s Tips on Tuesdays

January 20, 2017

Through April 4, 2017. Have a free Tuesday afternoon? Check out the Women’s Tips on Tuesdays at Colorado’s Crested Butte – an afternoon of skiing with the ladies followed by a relaxing glass of wine après ski with your new found friends. Aimed at those with some experience on the slopes, you’ll spend 2 hours […]

The Alchemist – Backcountry Skiing with Chicks with Stix

January 6, 2017

Coming February 1, 2017. Get away from it all with Chicks with Stix’s The Alchemist – Backcountry Skiing clinic. Spend 3 full days in the backcountry of Colorado, making fresh tracks on Red Mountain Pass. This clinic is designed for those intermediate to expert alpine skiers and riders with NO previous backcountry experience. There will be instruction […]

Arapahoe Basin, Colorado

November 5, 2016

Yippee – it’s time to strap on your skis or board and hit the slopes! Yes, it’s not even Thanksgiving and Arapahoe Basin in Colorado is already open and has been open since October 21st! With an average snowfall of 350 inches annually, A-Basin, aka the Legend, enjoys an extended season by often being the […]