Monday, October 21, 2019

Trekking Poles in Rocky Mountain National Park

June 11, 2012 by  
Filed under DVD Updates, Nature

Back from Rocky Mountain National Park.   With early starts we had serene and sublime hikes – with parking at the trailheads 🙂   Below are low-to-the-ground flowers at 12,000′ and a photo from our hike to and beyond The Loch. Poles Tip:  When crossing a bridge, lift your poles as I show below.   I lengthened […]

No Barriers Summit: July 2011 Winter Park, CO

July 10, 2011 by  
Filed under Our World, Travel

The No Barriers Summit (held every 2 years) brought together people from all over the world for 4 days of outdoors events, lectures, connecting and living.  After a torrential hail/thunder/lightening storm on Thursday afternoon (the mountains really DO create their own weather), the weekend was sunny, warm and perfect.  Here are a few shots from […]

Rocky Mountain National Park POLES Field Seminar

What’s the very best way to learn optimal use of poles and really feel the many benefits?  Out on the trail. We try out different models, we learn ways to improve performance on a variety of terrain, we explore ways to preserve our joints and to improve confidence, endurance and strength.  We share tips and […]