Colorado wilderness

Never Adopt Wild Animals

During this time of the year, many of Colorado’s citizens take advantage of the cozy weather of summer’s final days to go for a nice outdoor hike or an outdoor tour. This is the perfect time of year to spot … Read More

Attracting Birds, but Not Unpleasant Visitors

There is something magical when we are able to see a wild animal in its natural habit. It doesn’t matter what kind of animal. If we can behold it for a while and share its space and freedom, it provides … Read More

Wildlife Viewing Tips

The seasonal transition between summer and fall is a great time of year to go animal viewing in the wilderness. There are still sunny days, and many animal species mate during this period. Wildlife viewing is exciting and a great … Read More

Facing Wild Animals

  At Mile Hi Rafting we love the wilderness, and we are always trying to protect our visitors as well as the wildlife. Therefore, we would like to share some basic tips of how to react when facing a wild … Read More

Lost in the woods!

Summer is indeed the best time for outdoor activities in Colorado. Whitewater rafting, hiking, camping, ATV tours, any leisure activity combined with perfect weather and the magnificent wilderness is the best recipe to heal your soul. A couple of weeks … Read More

Are Running Shoes Advisable for Hiking?

People often tend to ask, if hiking with their running shoes, is a really bad idea? It is a very common question. Probably because, is much more usual to find a pair of running shoes, in anyone’s closet It is … Read More

Hiking Shoes? Make the Right Choice.

Choosing a hiking shoe or boot is no joke. With the huge, wide range of varieties and options, it is pretty easy to make a mistake. A “painful and expensive mistake”. When hiking, wearing the incorrect kind of shoe or … Read More

Roadtrip to Colorado’s Scenic Byways

Spring and summer time are the best seasons of the year to visit Colorado’s natural scenic areas. Outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain bike riding, fishing, ATV tours and camping are fascinating around this time, in Colorado. People often use … Read More

Prepare Yourself Before Enjoying the Wilderness

I love the spring-summer transition. Colorado’s wilderness displays all its magnificence. It is one of my favorite times of the year. Maybe you and your friends or family are planning to make the most of these wonderful days and go … Read More

Survive to Tell the Story!

Like you probably read on papers or one of our recent posts, a couple of incidents involving wild bears in residential areas, have disturbed the daily life routine of Colorado citizens. One incident ended up with the death of a … Read More