If you followed along with my last special Instagram photo series you know that my parents are amazing world travelers! They have been spending their retirement traveling around the world on amazing trips to far away places. Their adventures are a huge inspiration for me to get out and explore the world! This time they are … More New Instagram Photo Series – Ireland & Scotland
Iceland is the land of fire and ice, and if you want to see some ice Jökulsárlón and Fjallsárlón Glacial Lagoons are the place to go! These lagoons are both created by outlets of Vatnajökull, Europe’s largest glacier. They are right off the Ring Road and a can’t miss destination in Iceland! Huge chunks of ice break off … More Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon | Fjallsárlón Glacial Lagoon | Diamond Beach | Iceland
For the last weekend of July we decided to escape the heat and run to the mountains. We found a great high altitude backpacking loop inside Buffalo Peaks Wilderness. This hike was the most beautiful hike I think I have ever done in Colorado. It did not have the typical big mountain views but took … More Rich Creek to Rough & Tumble Creek Loop
Setting up a training plan for a triathlon on your own is not easy. For a beginner or competitive triathletes it can be confusing to figure out what training plan is right for your ability and goals. Heck, even professionals have coaches to help them establish a training plan! There is always the option to … More The 2x Method to Creating Your Own Triathlon Training Plan!
Iceland is known for its amazing water! Pure cold running streams filtered by glaciers and steaming hot springs fueled by the abundance of geothermal activity in the country. There are many options for hot springs near Reykjavik. Some of these hot springs are very well known such as the Blue Lagoon. However popular springs like this are crowded, … More Hiking to the Hot Springs – Reykjadalur (Steam Valley) Iceland
My husband and I LOVE camping! It is such a fun and easy way to have a spontaneous mini weekend vacation. Relaxing in nature, beautiful hikes with the dogs, and toasted marshmallows! What could be better? Unfortunately with Denver now becoming the fastest growing city in the country the population growth in Colorado has extended … More Everything I Learned My First Time Backpacking
The highlights of Vík Iceland are the Dyrhólaey Nature Reserve and Reynisfjara Beach. These popular attractions are a must see on your Iceland south coast adventure! Amazing rock formations, miles of black sand beaches, tons of active bird life, and raging surf make these destinations incredible!