Tagged: “trail running”

The Bear Peak trail has a short respite before kicking it up a notch to get to the summit of Bear Peak

Five Trails for Hill Running and Mountain Training

Posted on08. Apr, 2015

If you are looking to improve your overall fitness and trail racing prowess this year, incorporate these mountain runs into your regular training regime. They will not only boost your ego, but also make you a stronger, fitter runner.

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Trail Running Conference and Film Festival

Posted on24. Sep, 2014

In its second year, the 2014 Estes Trail Ascent – Trail Running Conference is shaping up to be an incredible event with a great mix of group runs, running workshops, speaker panel sessions, star athletes and industry leaders. The Trail Running Conference will be held at the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, CO on October 9-11. New […]

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Volunteers join Boulder's OSMP for trail building on National Trail Day.

Volunteers help repair damaged trails on National Trails Day

Posted on27. Jun, 2014

Forty-Eight volunteers helped the City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department improve the East Boulder-White Rock Rocks Trail on National Trails Day June 7. The volunteers shoveled and laid down 120 tons of crusher fines filling gullies on 2,080 feet of the East Boulder/White Rocks trail, which sustained significant damage during the September 2013 […]

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OSMP opens a few trails in Chautauqua

Posted on22. Sep, 2013

After historic rain and flooding that caused extensive damage to trails, trailheads and natural resources, the Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) announced that it will open a limited number of trails in Chautauqua on Saturday, Sept. 21. OSMP anticipates opening up more trails within the week. However, many trails in the system will […]

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2013 Women’s Running and Conditioning Camps at Active at Altitude, Estes Park, CO

Posted on16. Jan, 2013

Active at Altitude, the unique residential training retreat in Estes Park, Colorado, has announced the 2013 dates for its popular one-week women’s running and conditioning camps. The camps are exciting opportunities for women runners looking to take their running to the next level for any race distance up to marathon, or to renew a connection to the joy of running. 2013 marks the 5th year of the camps, which have developed a reputation for educating, inspiring, and providing a safe environment for women runners of all abilities to challenge boundaries and form new friendships.

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Trail Running Essentials: Free Presentation

Posted on19. Apr, 2012

REI BOULDER, Thursday April 19 at 6:30 PM These talks will focus on how to harness the joy, exceptional energy and flow that come into us when we run trails in order to run them even better. Training techniques to ready ourselves for Trail Events such as any one of the Vail, Leadville or Steamboat Springs […]

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Biker along the Meadowlark Trail

Mayhoffer-Singletree Trail

Posted on21. Dec, 2010

The well groomed Mayhoffer-Singletree trail ambles through the natural grasslands of Boulder County open space offering views of the eastern valley and the front range peaking over the rolling hills to the west. With less than a hundred feet of gain, the trail is easy and fun to navigate on bike or foot.

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Sandrock: Don’t take our open space for granted

Posted on27. Oct, 2009

With the deadline to mail in ballots for the Nov. 3 election nearing, it seems appropriate to pause and give a shout out to those far-sighted folks who got Boulder started on its open space acquisition.

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Saturday Morning Social

Posted on18. Oct, 2009

I often run alone, so when my wife informed me she wasn’t going to join her regular Saturday morning running group, I was excited of the opportunity to get out and be social.

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Dowdy Draw Trail: Springbrook Loop to Gawshawk Trail

Posted on08. Oct, 2009

New additions to the Dowdy Draw Trail included a larger parking area, handicap accessible trails revisions to the Dowdy Draw trail and most notably the additions of the Springbrook Loop and Gawshawk trail providing superb views of the Boulder Valley and a peek into Eldorado Canyon.

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