trails + tents

Iceland; One Stop at a Time

I spent a week in Iceland this spring, almost on accident. When I was searching for flights to Switzerland last fall I realized it was cheaper to fly through Iceland on Iceland Air than directly to mainland Europe. The airline's website¬†didn't have to do much prompting to get me to book a "stayover" for the full 7 days. Once my flight was booked I spent a few months talking Robb into coming along to explore the island. Eventually, he gave in. (more…)

By Heidi Kumm, ago
runventure

Summer Shenanigans: Mixing Work + Play

Spring showed up in February...but winter came back with vengeance in March. The mountains still aren't sure what season it is, bouncing between fresh powder mornings and slushy afternoons. We might get another dumping of snow, in true Colorado fashion, but in my mind...summer is just around the corner. So close! Heck, my version of summer kicks in before April is officially over! I actually have a lot on deck for my summer, but not in the traditional sense. I'm trying something new -- combining a full-time job with a consistent travel-for-fun life. I've spent the last few months plotting, planning, working + negotiating to make this happen, and now it's about to start happening! (more…)

By Heidi Kumm, ago