• Adventure touring motorcycle

    Best Adventure Touring Motorcycle Accessories

    Motorcycle touring adventures in Colorado are big, bold and beautiful. These routes boast breathtaking views, winding treacherous roads, steep drops, falling rocks, inclement weather, unpredictable wildlife and many, many more unforeseen challenges but, it also promises a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that you will never forget.

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    Best Golf Grips for Seniors (for Pain-Free Play)

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about golf grips for seniors helpful. The Vail Valley in Colorado, is home to lots of full time retirees as well as, second homeowners that love to spend their days at the golf course. If your older, and suffering from arthritis, hand fatigue, weak grip or a further disability, check out these golf grips that promise to make golfing more comfortable, enjoyable and hopefully pain-free.

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    High Altitude Gardening in Colorado-The Tools You Need

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about Tools for High Altitude Gardening in Colorado helpful. Gardening anywhere in the Rocky Mountains is not for the fainthearted. The ground is hard and rocky, the sun is intense, there is very little rain, but lots of snow and the local wildlife wants to eat whatever it is that you just planted! The challenges can be overwhelming to say the least.

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    10 High Altitude Plants for Colorado-Best for Mountain Gardens

    Welcome to ThinkVail – We hope you find this article about the Best High Altitude Plants for Colorado helpful. Growing almost anything in the mountains can be challenging. Gardeners in Vail, Colorado and in any mountain town must battle intense sun, a short growing season, little rain, deer, rabbits and less oxygen than at sea level, all make growing plants at elevation, a seemingly impossible task.

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    Best RV Accessories for Adventure

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this article about the Best RV Accessories for Adventure helpful. Seeing Colorado by RV is an amazing adventure, you can expect to see majestic mountains, lots of wildlife, experience change-on-a-dime weather and enjoy thrilling outdoor activities around every corner. But high altitude excursions usually mean less RV park amenities and many times you will be boondocking at a campsite that is off the grid, where water, power and and other essentials are not available. By being prepared, with the right RV adventure equipment, your trek will be fun and safe even if your miles from anywhere on the top of a mountain. See…

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    Best Whitewater Rafting Shoes (For Men & Women)

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this review of the Best Whitewater Rafting Shoes helpful. When rafting, kayaking, tubing, fishing or for most any way that you enjoy the water, life is better with a good pair of water shoes. They protect your feet from sharp objects like, rocks, sticks, and submerged metal in the water. They give you tons of traction whether you’re in a muddy put-in, a steep portage or a side hike in a slot canyon. In Vail, Colorado, when the rivers begin to run in the spring, they are made completely of snow melt, so the water is very cold and the right river…

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    2019 Best Dry Bags for Boating

    Welcome to ThinkVail – we hope you find this review of the Best Dry Bags for Boating helpful. It’s springtime here in the Rockies, and that means it’s time to get your kayak or raft set up and get out on the river for spring runoff. The rivers here in Colorado can run cold and BIG so you have to protect yourself and your gear. The best way to do this is with a high-quality dry bag that can keep all your gear dry and together in one place even if you flip your raft or take a swim in your kayak. Here are some great dry bags to make…

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    Best Beginner Disc Golf Discs – Starter Sets

    Welcome to the wonderful world of disc golf, where players throw a plastic disc (or Frisbee) at a series of metal baskets situated along an outdoor course, and the object of the game is to complete the course in the fewest possible throws. If you have already played, you know how exciting and addicting this game can be, if this is your first time, get ready to have some fun and know that you will want to play again and again.

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    10 Best Pickleball Visors (for Women)

    A good visor can make all the difference to your pickleball game. It should shield your face and eyes from the sun while keeping sweat out of your eyes so you can focus on the game. It should be lightweight and comfortable so it’s not distracting. Step up your game with these great visor choices.

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    Best Pickleball Racquets of 2019

    Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in North America, including here in Vail, Colorado. As the game matures, pickleball paddles continue to improve and incorporate new, innovative technological advances to improve your game. Use this list to find the best pickleball racquets for you, based on your ability and style of play.