Mindfulness

In 2017, on a sunny, September day in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, I found myself sitting cross-legged in a circle of my peers and professors. As a brand new Transpersonal Counseling/Wilderness Therapy student at Naropa University, I was getting my first look into Buddhist-based practices. We sat quietly beneath a grove […]

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Colorado Wilderness Rides And Guides Guided 2020 Summer Backpacking Dates Announced

Colorado’s National Parks and Wilderness Areas are famed around the world for their scenic campsites, grand views, challenging trails, and some of the best backpacking in North America. From the splendor of Rocky Mountain National Park to the canyons and mesas of the Flat Tops Wilderness, Colorado’s varied landscapes range from mountain to desert, offering […]

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Top Winter Navigation Tips

Top Winter Navigation Tips Backcountry navigation can be tricky at the best of times. Heavy snowfall and winter weather conditions can make it even harder to find your way in familiar or unknown terrain as snow can often cover trail signs and markers. To help you be prepared and safely find your way in the […]

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Conquer New Heights in the New Year! Make 2020 Your Year to Summit One of Colorado’s Famous 14ers

Conquer New Heights in the New Year! Make 2020 Your Year to Summit One of Colorado’s Famous 14ers Expert Tips to Make Your New Year’s Resolution a Reality This Year Summiting one of Colorado’s 14,000 foot or higher mountains (nicknamed the “14ers” by locals) is an iconic rite of passage in the hiking world. Each […]

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Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides Nominated for Best of the Rockies 2020! Vote Today!

  Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides Nominated for Best of the Rockies 2020! Vote Today! BOULDER, Colo. 19 Dec 2019 — The beauty of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains serves as the perfect backdrop for individual and group transformation during one of Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides (CWRAG) outdoor adventures and team building activities. The company prides […]

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Top 10 Ways To Give The Gift of Adventure This Holiday Season

  Top 10 Ways to Give the Gift of Adventure this Holiday Season 1. The Gift of Thrills Give your more thrill-seeking and wild friends and family the gift of adrenaline. Speeding through Colorado’s world class rapids is an interactive and heart-pounding experience they’ll find hard to forget. For the true adrenaline junkie, Clear Creek […]

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Best Rocky Mountain National Park Snowshoeing  

Best Rocky Mountain National Park Snowshoeing Rocky Mountain National Park takes on an entirely different character in winter, with snowcapped peaks, frozen lakes and waterfalls, wildlife such as deer, elk, moose, and coyote, and breathtaking views across a frozen landscape, if you’re wanting to try and catch some of this wildlife in all its natural […]

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Colorado Wilderness Rides And Guides 2018 Review and Accomplishments

Colorado Wilderness Rides And Guides (CWRAG) 2018 Review and Accomplishments 2018 was a banner year for Colorado Wilderness Rides And Guides. From the successes of our AIARE Level I and II avalanche education courses, to free community presentations, and rescuing the summer plans of dozens of Boy Scouts to partnering in the promotion of Colorado […]

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