Tag Archives: Colorado Springs

The Adventure Wall: Manitou Incline or Nine Years Later

Nine years ago, at the somewhat shocking age of 25, I was diagnosed with breast cancer.  Every year, I’m increasingly thankful to be alive and more or less healthy.  I don’t remember all of the dates of my 9 surgeries, but summer and fall  leave me feeling … Continue reading

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The Adventure Wall: Pikes Peak Highway

Pikes Peak is one of the most famous mountains in the country, if not the world. Some Coloradans get snotty about it being famous since it sits near the bottom half of the 55“fourteeners” (mountains 14,000 feet or higher in … Continue reading

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The Adventure Wall: The Broadmoor

When I first started my Adventure Wall, The Broadmoor Hotel was one of the first adventures to be pinned up and completed. I have put off writing about it, because, well, it’s famous and who wants to read another bit … Continue reading

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The Adventure Wall: Nice To Meet You. Wanna Play?

Six months ago, I moved from Southern California, a center of culture and art to Colorado Springs. Being an admittedly somewhat snooty-about-living-in-Los Angeles person, I was apprehensive about what I would find in my relatively small new town. I knew … Continue reading

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