Detours

  • Ferment : The Origins of a Home Bakery

    Ferment : The Origins of a Home Bakery

    What’s not to love about bread, bikes, and pursuing a business dream with your best friend? For Rafaelo Infante and Andre Gruber, there’s not a whole lot, as they combined all three in their booming bread business, Ferment. They have only been baking for about 6 months but are already cranking out an impressive amount of bread from their home in Boulder, CO.
  • The Thin Webbed Line

    The Thin Webbed Line

    One of the most liberating things about action and adventure sports is there is no mastery, only progression. This is why high-lining is so appealing to me. When I first saw videos of people walking between cliffs on thin webbing I thought it was the ultimate sport; something I wanted to participate in, photograph and dedicate serious time to.
  • A Guide to Handstanding

    A Guide to Handstanding

    Getting comfortable upside-down is the first step to doing handstands. The first step is simply getting used to being inverted. This can be done by learning a headstand. The headstand is far less intimidating than the handstand and is a nice way of getting used to the upside-down world. 
  • The Amazing Benefits of Hiking

    The Amazing Benefits of Hiking

    Physical, Mental and Social  Hiking is the perfect activity to introduce yourself to the great outdoors. However, exploring the wilderness by h...
  • 4 of The Most Uplifting Places in The World to Travel to

    4 of The Most Uplifting Places in The World to Travel to

    The best destinations in the world are the ones that conserve nature and nurture their culture.They allow you to travel guilt-free and enjoy outstanding scenery. If you are looking to get inspired on a whole new level during your next holiday, here are the most uplifting places in the world to travel to.
  • MTN 2 CTY

    MTN 2 CTY

    Staggered mountains traded for the tallest skyscrapers. Forest trails substituted for pristine paved roads. High alpine trees formed into beautiful Cherry Blossoms. The quant mountain vibes in exchange for one of China’s most prestigious cities: Shanghai
  • Life As An Adventure Tour Guide

    Life As An Adventure Tour Guide

    If you’re reading this, you’re probably like me: unsettledcurious, and craving adventure. You may be questioning your 9-5 job, or the direction your life is headed. You may or may not have an apartment, a car, or a relationship. You’re probably thinking something along the lines of: “There has got to be more out there..
     
  • How to Get In Shape For Hiking

    How to Get In Shape For Hiking

    If you want to make your experience as pleasant as possible, you need to get in shape for hiking well in advance of the big day. Winging it can force you to cut your hike short through sheer exhaustion or injury. You want to make sure that you're at apex performance, especially if you're hiking with small children.
  • Desert Dawgs

    Desert Dawgs

    We took a sigh of relief as we watched the last building leave our sight and the truck tires hit the dirt. There’s no other feeling like being far away, out of service and out of touch with the technological filled world we live in today. 

  • Coalatree giveback to Australia Zoo

    Coalatree giveback to Australia Zoo

    The Wildlife Warrior program was established by Steve and Terri Irwin in 2002. Their purpose is to protect injured, threatened, or endangered wildlife both an on individual level and species wide. With the support of the Australia Zoo, the Wildlife Warriors have been able to make a real difference. 

  • A Tribute to The Weather Contingency Day

    A Tribute to The Weather Contingency Day

    The key to being a good traveler is being flexible and understanding that any journey can defer from its planned path. Sometimes you might miss ...
  • Staying in Shape Without a Home Gym

    Staying in Shape Without a Home Gym

    Written by : Sondre Berg Instagram : @sondre_berg The corona crisis has had a huge impact on the lives of countless people across the globe, som...
  • Helping the Gateway Communities of Southern Utah

    Helping the Gateway Communities of Southern Utah

    - Coalatree x Blacksmith x WANDRD x Wolfgang Man & Beast x Nyose - Ten Thousand Masks Giveback Initiative. Every community's experience of CO...
  • Staying Healthy at Home

    Staying Healthy at Home

    Did you know that what you eat can make a huge impact on how you feel? It is proven a healthy diet can help counter the impact of stress by strengthening the immune system and reducing mental/emotional tension aka stress. With that said during this time of uncertainty we wanted to send a few healthy, yet scrumptious recipes your way.

  • Coalatree Recognized by Governors Office

    Coalatree Recognized by Governors Office

    Coalatree recently had an article written up by the Utah Governors Office of Economic Development on our personal protective equipment program. You can see the original article here. 
  • Working Holiday Experiences

    Working Holiday Experiences

    Jelena believes that a community makes all the difference when it comes to an experience both over seas and at home. She’s now done two more additional seasons in Branäs since her travels abroad and what she loves about Branäs is in fact, the community. A tight knit community where everyone knows each other and gets along becomes a family of sorts.

  • A Working Holiday x Snow Season

    A Working Holiday x Snow Season

     To some, working a ski season can be a sense of passage in life. Many individuals who go for their first experience come between the ages of 18-23 which coincides well with either high school graduation and/or university graduation. 
  • Forest Bathing

    Forest Bathing

    Now, we are finally getting a chance to see clearly how much time and energy we were wasting prior to being in lockdown, when the world was our oyster, and we were free to pretty much go anywhere and do anything we pleased.
  • Happy & Healthy

    Happy & Healthy

    Greetings from Coalatree! We have missed you!    Did you know that what you eat can make a huge impact on how you feel? It is proven a healthy d...
  • Small Things to Make Earth Day, Everyday

    Small Things to Make Earth Day, Everyday

    Article By :  Phill Monson - @phillmonson Earth Day is a great time to think about our impact on Ol’ Mother Earth and what we can do to be better ...
  • Happy Earth Day!

    Happy Earth Day!

    Happy Earth Day Coalatree Family!  Although many stay at home orders are still in place, we hope that you can take this day to enjoy the simpl...