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Outdoor Adventure of the Week: Reynolds Ranch Open Space

February 12th, 2016

With the burst of sunshine and unusually high temperatures for this time of year, this weekend is the best time to get out and explore some new trails. Reynolds Ranch Open Space is a great off-the-beaten-path destination that is actually surprisingly close to town. Just a few minutes south of Nederland, you turn off onto a dirt track (Magnolia Rd) that leads to some stunning photo opportunities as well as a string of great trails. You can pull off almost immediately upon turning onto Magnolia Road at the first trailhead (Boot Trail), or you can carry on for a mile or two to Lollypop Loop. Either... Read More

Outdoor Adventure of the Week: West Magnolia

February 6th, 2016

There is one benefit to that large amount of snow we received this week, so while you are scraping the windows of your car in the morning on your way to work let this be of comfort. I have found the perfect snowshoeing spot for your weekend adventure: West Magnolia. A popular mountain biking spot in the summer, this place is relatively quiet this time of year but offers some really great deep snow that is perfect for snowshoeing after a big snowfall. There are multiple starting points, but from the parking lot just off the highway you can set off down the hill or into the trees. The terrain is... Read More