Top Ten Reasons To Try WWOOF

World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms is the U.S. version of a global network of organic farms and volunteers generally referred to as “WWOOF.” In some places, WWOOF stands for Willing Workers on Organic Farms, while others use a different acronym entirely. Regardless of the name, the concept behind the organizations is essentially the same: Continue reading


East Lake Creek Trail

Fueled by a late lunch of sushi and jasmine tea, I decided to hike a couple miles of the East Lake Creek Trail near Edwards, CO on a whim about thirty minutes before I actually arrived at the trailhead. Googling “hiking trails near Edwards, CO” after learning my girlfriend would be spending the night in Denver, I was excited to see that a 25 mile round-trip trail called East Lake Creek was a mere six miles from my apartment. Continue reading