Portugal – Europe’s New Surfing Capital

In the last 5 years the popularity of Portugal as the surfing capital of Europe has skyrocketed. It now welcomes…

Black Hills of South Dakota

Black Hills was named so by the Native Americans due to the evergreen Ponderosa pines that grow on the slopes…

Colorado Sand Dunes, Valley View Hot Springs and the Magical San Luis Valley

Colorado is so strikingly beautiful I’d be surprised if you randomly found yourself in this “quirky”, remote, sparsely inhabited and…

Leadville, CO – Skijoring, Mining, High Mountain Passes, and Breathtaking Views

Or blame the shortness of breath on the altitude 🙂 We passed through Leadville on my very first ColoRADical Road…

Why You Should Take an Advanced Ladies Ski / Snowboard Clinic

Even if you already ski / ride well. Especially then. My girlfriends in California who are amazing skiers had booked…

Yosemite – “El Capitan” of California National Parks

If Zion National Park is the crown jewel of Utah’s Mighty 5, then Yosemite is “El Capitan” of California National Parks. Majestic, breathtaking, spectacular, a masterpiece of nature in the Eastern Sierras of Central California!