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Stress & Anxiety Tips

By Gloria Tafoya
Posted by Gloria Tafoya on March 04, 2019 in  uncategorized
~ Before the Spring Cleaning fear gets to you or you had a long week, here are a few little tips to deal with stress & anxiety. ~. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . As much as we don’t want to admit it, it’s hard to imagine your life without a cellphone. Eliminate the distraction!  Unless you’re using it wisely (tip #2!) you don’t need to be available every second of... read more

Camping on the Western Slope of Colorado

Posted by Step Beyond Media on June 14, 2018 in  Get Out Stay Out  Grand Junction  Hiking
Beautiful, remote camping locations are one of the things that Colorado is known for.  The Western Slope has everything from traditional forest camping, desert locations, and near water if you prefer. Let’s take a look at some local favorites that are within driving distance. Glade Park is the area you enter once you reach the summit of the Colorado National Monument.  It is a gorgeous area that offers several different types of terrain. From wooded areas to flat lands, you are bound to find a ca... read more

Sunset Hikes in Grand Junction

Posted by Step Beyond Media on May 07, 2018 in  Get Out Stay Out  Grand Junction  Hiking
With summer airs just on the horizon, it’s time to shake off the extra layers, throw on the Chacos, and head out into the mountains for some amazing sunset hikes.  Here are some of our trail suggestions for sending off the last sun’s rays of the day. Colorado National Monument: Home to breathtaking sites in broad daylight, you’re going to want to find a perch for the last few moments of the day in this national monument.  A favourite spot is the Book Cliffs View. Watch from the Book C... read more

Best Day Trips around Grand Junction

Posted by Step Beyond Media on April 19, 2018 in  Community  Get Out Stay Out  Grand Junction  Hiking
It’s always nice to be able to venture off and spend the day outside of the norm. Taking a break from normal activities in your town or just trying something new will keep you loving where you live. So skip your normal weekend plans or take a day off during the week to take a day trip outside of Grand Junction. Colorado has so many great activities and places to visit that are bound to keep your day filled with excitement or even relaxation, depending on what you’re looking for. Below are some great... read more

The Future of the Old Spanish Trail

Posted by Step Beyond Media on April 11, 2018 in  Community  Get Out Stay Out  Grand Junction  Hiking
The Old Spanish Trail has historic significance in Grand Junction that many have overlooked, the Bureau of Land Management hopes to change that. This trail is 700 miles long and was originally a trade route that connected Colorado to California and New Mexico in the early 1800s. It was one of the toughest trade routes to traverse because of all of its trenches, canyons, peaks and crazy weather conditions. They are currently looking to the public for general interest as well as ideas of what they can do to make... read more