Rivers in the Rocky Mountains offer a truly unique whitewater experience. Having carved their way through deep gorges of limestone, granite or sandstone, their currents are swift and wild. Besides views that are almost incomprehensibly beautiful, western rivers offer heart-pounding rapids formed by their iconic ‘rocky’ namesakes.
Zip lining is among the fastest growing sports in mountain resort areas during the warmer months, and for good reason. If you’re an adrenaline junkie with a passion for action, zip lines provide an easy and low cost adventure to try.
The growing popularity of mountain biking around the nation has prompted many ski areas around the United States to take a good hard look at the state of their summer trails, as well as find ways to significantly improve and grow existing mountain bike trails. Jackson Hole Resort in Wyoming is the latest to announce significant plans to enhance trails found on their extensive mountain biking system.