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How to Get Snowed Out: Road Tripping the Colorado Spring

Around the beginning of March, when the ground begins to thaw just a little, I get a bad case of cabin fever. The winter in Colorado has not been terrible snow-wise, but it has still been dark and cold. A certain ennui has descended. I am not even certain why I feel weary and dissatisfied until I realize the reality of winter: I am unable to do any of the activities I love and make my heart come alive. Yes, I love reading and spending time around the fire over a glass of whisky, but going months without the beauty and restorative power of the outdoors takes its toll. The solution? A road... read more