Some Hikes are Worth the Effort

When you go hiking in the mountains of Colorado, you expect the hikes to be fairly strenuous. Unless you’re going on a relatively short hike, there is most likely going to be a significant change in elevation. After all, you’re in the mountains and if you’re going to go hiking, it isn’t going to be flat. With that said, some hikes are harder than others. We’ve hiked to top of Pikes Peak, which is a 12 mile (19 kilometer) hike one-way to the summit and an elevation gain of over 8,000 feet (or 2,500 meters) as well as hiked on trails with ledges that were only as wide as our feet. We’re definitely not rock climbers, but from time to time you have to do some boulder scrambling in order to reach some of the more remote locations when hiking.
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Learning to Dive in Phukets Amazing Reefs Sould Start in a Perfect Pool.

Now this is what we are looking forward to. Open water courses in a nice quiet pool in relaxed surroundings right next to the classroom. When learning to dive the setting makes all the difference between a standard course and a perfect, relaxed enjoyable course. At Thailand Divers when you choose to learn to dive In Thailand you did so you could dive in a warm clear tropical setting. You want a nice warm , clean, uncrowded open air pool well away from the crowds and dirty street side pools. The beauty of diving in Thailand is the great reefs, warm clear water and that should apply when learning to the pool too. https://www.thailand-divers.com/padi-diving-courses.html read more

Salkantay Trek 5 Days to Machu Picchu

Witness the great Salkantay Mountain (20,533 f.a.s.t) which means Untamed, embracing its majestic sceneries as you make your way to the sacred city of Machu Picchu through the picturesque routes that go from the highlands to the jungle, On this trip, you will trek in the shadows of this impressive mountain, and you will be right beside the rugged Salkantay, getting until 15,147 f.a.s.l, then to immerse into the cloud forest to admire their unique beauty on landscapes dominated by snow-capped peaks, crossed by mighty rivers.
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