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Top Wildflower Hikes in Aspen

Aspen's summer wildflower season is best experienced by foot on these 8,000-10,000 ft.

National Park Weather Forecasts

We are adding new locations to OpenSummit every week so that you're always prepared with the latest hourly weather forecast, no matter where…

Leave No Trace Seven Principles

Principle 1: Plan Ahead and Prepare Adequate trip planning and preparation helps backcountry travelers accomplish trip goals safely and enjo…

6 Resources To Help You Get Started Mountaineering

Maybe you’ve enjoyed day hiking, or a little backpacking, and are feeling the urge to challenge yourself with something bigger.

How To Read Clouds Above Treeline

When you're above treeline in the summer, using your eyes is a key way to stay safe.

5 Gorgeous Alternatives to the Maroon Bells

Every year, Aspen attracts a large population that travels long distances to see the renowned beauty it has to offer.

Colorado Fourteeners Initiative

History Colorado Fourteeners Initiative was formed in 1994 as a partnership of nonprofit organizations, concerned individuals, and public ag…

Hiking Nutrition 101

The following article was written by Fourpoints Bar founder and Sports Nutritionist Kevin Webber.

First-Aid Kit Checklist

One of the most important aspects of any daypack is a well-stocked first-aid kit.

Gear & Supplies Checklist

Being prepared with the right gear and supplies is the first step to success when getting ready for your next adventure.