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Read the latest gear reviews, learn how to get started in a new sport, and be inspired by stories of the latest adventures of your fellow Huckers on the Huck blog.

Gear Review – Vuori Clothing

Last year, REI had a trail running event at their Boulder location. Wandering through the aisles, I ran into Austin Prideaux from the Vuori clothing brand. He showed me their line up, which included a sweet pair of olive camo running shorts. The brand, at that point, was a relatively new addition to a lineup

New Gear Preview – Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019

At Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019, brands from across the world congregated to launch their latest products. Our team spent a week in Denver walking the show and talking to some of these amazing brands. Here’s some of our favorites. Bern Bern Helmets specializes in protection for snow, bikes, and water sports. One of our

New Ski and Snowboard Gear – Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019

At Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019, brands from across the world congregated to launch their latest products. Our team spent a week in Denver walking the show and talking to some of these amazing brands. Here’s some of our favorites. Jones One of the first snowboards we saw at Snow Show was Jones’ 10th Anniversary

Gear Review: BioLite HeadLamp

When I moved to Colorado, I immediately started researching local running groups to learn the area’s trails. In the Boulder region, there are a lot of groups to choose from, but most didn’t fit my busy schedule. Luckily, I found a group of parents with the same issue who found that night time was the

My Minimalist Journey – Vivobarefoot Primus SG Review

When I first started wearing minimalist shoes, I worked at a pretty conservative company. It was business wear every day. I quickly found that, just as my feet didn’t enjoy wearing traditional running shoes, neither did they enjoy wearing traditional business shoes. That’s when I discovered a small shoe company in the UK by the

Yummiest Brands at Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019

The Huck team was at Outdoor Retailer in January for their Snow Show. We worked up quite an appetite walking about 10 miles each day, but luckily there were some amazing food brands sampling out their best offerings. Here are a few of our favorite adventure snacks from the show. Peak Refuel If you’ve camped,

It’s Time to Make a Difference – Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019

The Outdoor Retailer Snow Show kicked off at the end of January as a celebration of the whole mountain experience. This was the 66th year of their annual Snow Show, and it didn’t disappoint. The Denver Convention Center was filled with inspirational explorers and storytellers. The show kicked off with the launch of the Confluence

Events this week with Huck

Thank you for your interest and support of Huck Adventures. We are hard at work prepping our app for launch and can’t wait to roll it out to you! In the meantime, you can find us at a couple events this week around Denver. Outdoor Retailer: Snow Show from Jan. 30 – Feb. 1 Huck

8 Tips for Driving I-70 in the Winter

If you’re heading to a Colorado ski resort via I-70 this winter, the road conditions can put a serious damper on your ski plans.   Between the winter weather, mountain roads, occasionally heavy traffic and frequent road closures, you’ve got to plan ahead. Here are our tips for tackling it safely. 1. Follow Traction Laws

Cheap Food Finds in Colorado Ski Towns

Colorado ski towns are notoriously diverse, but one thing that rings true is that they can be expensive. Whether you’re planning a visit to ski in the winter or raft in the summer, we’ve found the cheapest food options to help you stay on budget, from $1.84 for a single scoop of ice cream to