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Treat Yourself to Yoga, Hiking and...Wine!

September 05, 2017

Treat Yourself to Yoga, Hiking and...Wine!

Need a little “me” time? Join us for no-fuss mini retreat in the Rockies, September 15-17. Imagine waking up to a delicious breakfast, taking a rejuvenating yoga class, enjoying a gorgeous hike, and winding down the day with an evening yoga class, followed by a healthy catered dinner with new friends.

We’ve got three spots left for our Autumn Leaf Yoga and Hiking Petite Retreat in Winter Park, CO, next weekend. $475 gets you two nights of accommodation in a shared room, all meals (including adult beverages), three yoga classes, and spectacular afternoon hiking at...

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Finding my Bold Out West

September 26, 2016

Finding my Bold Out West

Sometimes you find yourself and your inner strength in the oddest places – for example a dude ranch.

When people asked me how I got to Colorado, the snarky answer is “Well, I drove over 2,000 miles.” The short, non-snarky answer is “a bad break-up.” 

While this is an over simplification, let me try to explain where I was emotionally before I decided to quit my well-paying professional job in Boston to go work a summer...

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August 29, 2016

Do It Already! A Lesson in Going For It

by Stephanie Grado

What I’m about to tell you is simple — sometimes the best thing you can do for yourself is just go for it.

And the point of this isn’t to detour your life in some profound “quit your day job, buy a one-way to South America and start l-i-v-i-n” kind of way. It’s to tell you of my incredibly average and very attainable experience. Also, it happened outdoors and it was amazing.

Maroon Bells, Aspen Colorado

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November 18, 2015

How Being Scared & Embarrassed Will Change Your Life

This article is a guest blog post by Jeanne Eisenhaure and was originally published on Elephant Journal. Learn more about how Jeanne lives a Bold Betties lifestyle in her bio below.

The author freaking out at the top of a recent rock climb.

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June 04, 2015

Mud Season Getaways You Shouldn’t Miss

by Hilary Oliver

Spring can be a tough season for outdoorsy, adventuresome ladies. The skiing and snowboarding conditions deteriorate rapidly, but most of the trails for hiking and mountain biking aren’t dry yet. And the whole time, the days are getting longer, flowers are poking up and adventure—ahem, spring—fever is setting in big time. The answer? Head to the desert. Here are three of the best places to sneak off to for a spring getaway with a little adventure mixed in.


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