Top Spring Break Adventures Near Laramie, WY

Spring break is almost upon us. It's the time when college students plan on leaving Laramie in search of epic adventures. But, if you plan on staying in town or visiting Laramie, don't worry. There are plenty of places to explore without burning a full tank of gas. The best part about planning a spring break adventure here is that you could be wearing shorts at Vedauwoo one day and ski clothes in the Snowy Range the next. Here are our four favorite local spring break activities. 1) Night skiing or snowshoeing. A few of our favorite places for night skiing…

The Clark Peak Yurt

Last weekend we stayed in a yurt in Colorado State Forest State Park. While we like camping we also like sleeping on beds and the Clark Peak Yurt combined the luxury of sleeping on a bed with all the fun of camping. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prqNgWwaSSA&feature=player_embedded Our weekend began late Friday afternoon with a rush to pack and get to the yurt before dark.  Following written directions and relying zen navigation we made it to the yurt just as the sun set and right before a light rainfall. Al quickly went to work unloading the car and doing manly things like building a…