For many of us, 2020 was the year we stayed very close to home. For Mary Beth, that has been her life for the past few years. Chronic health issues have meant that she stays home most of the time, unable to venture very far away. She lives with her guy, Fran, on a half-acre […]
If you’ve ever visited our hometown of Montrose, Colorado- you know about two of our most spectacular sights. First, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is just east of town and offers amazing sheer canyon scenery surrounded by juniper and pinon forest. To our south, we enjoy incredible views of the San Juan mountains. […]
This is a first-person story from a customer in California:
Five years ago, we bought a small piece of dirt to create a “farm”… We didn’t know what we were getting into, but we have worked hard to plant trees, grapevines, a garden and a barn (the barn seems like it will never be done, but […]
If you’ve ever visited the shores of Lake Superior in Wisconsin, you know what a special place it is. The history, beaches, fishing and nearby Apostle Islands draw visitors from all over the world. Jon Sherwood and Gina Monroe have a beautiful wooded property that is close to the town of Bayfield, yet has a […]
Do you love the outdoors? Do you relax while listening to the wind through the trees? Do you have equally strong feelings about comfortable mattresses and plumbing? You are not alone. The combination of camping and comfortable amenities is the hottest trend in hospitality, combining camping and “glamour”- known as glamping. We hear a lot […]
We’ve always known just how wonderful Utah is. They’re our next-door neighbor after all. But in the past few years, the news got out. Utah outdoor destinations are hotter than ever, with red rock country, high altitude lakes, goblins and hoodoos popping up on social media and blogs around the world.
When visiting Utah for outdoor […]
Texas Hill Country: known for the rugged natural beauty, fine wine, interesting small towns and now yurts!
Lucky Arrow Retreat has a fun and funky vibe, retro touches, an event center, beer […]
Collins Lake Ranch is nestled between hills just off the main road in Cleveland, NM. It has a 12-acre lake, beautiful pine, oak and aspen forests, bountiful wildlife and outdoor recreation opportunities. The Smaby family (ranch owners) learned early in their autistic son’s […]