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COLORADO Bouldering & Bathing

, 2014/07/30

Colorado is a genuine state of the future. Not because, of steel & glass buildings or flashy technology. Not because, of fancy chefs in white hats, or overly lavish resorts. And not because it is host to some world culture or sports competition. No, Colorado is a state of the future because it’s a place that people have come to truly appreciate the largeness and timeworn state of nature.

The people of Colorado are shaped by the nature that surrounds them. They have been humbled by the sheer size, color and texture of the rocks that they climb; and know first hand. They have been humbled by the speed and volume of their rivers and purity of the water that they surf, swim and raft; and know first hand. They have been humbled by the calmness of the warm Hot Springs that can be found in abundance throughout the state.

In short, the folks of Colorado know the power, beauty and hugeness of nature and rump about it as a child would a playground. The nature is what gives them strength and it’s also what gives them a humbleness to protect the sacred lands about them. We visited Denver, Vail, Aspen, Boulder, Steamboat Springs, Colorado Springs, and Glenwood Springs, and in each town we found the locals actively climbing & bouldering as well as soaking up natural minerals in their local Hot Springs.

Colorado locals are not only humbled by the scale and beauty of the nature about them- they are also humbled by the longevity and energy in the nature. With each grasp of the rocks they climb a flashback from times past fills their blood and the same holds true for each Hot Spring the Coloradians enter; flooding their pores with minerals created 10,000 years ago.

If you’re looking for a natural power charge or just an incredible experience with nature- this Colorado, Bouldering & Bathing issue of Papersky will get your hands scraped and pores wet.
 
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