Mountain Biking at Valmont Bike Park


Growing up I wasn’t much of a mountain biker. The seats are uncomfortable and compared to snow and water sports, the landings always frightened me. But my daughter (like most kids I imagine) loves riding. By age three she’s mastered … Read more

Canoeing at Pit D, Boulder, CO


Each year I’ve done something outdoors with my daughter for Father’s Day. Now that I live near my own father, I thought it would be fun to do something with both my dad and my daughter. I’ve never done much Read more

Camping in the Backyard

The great thing about backyard camping is that you need a fraction of the gear — just a tent and sleeping supplies. It’s a great way to get into the swing of things. Or so I thought…

After dinner last … Read more