The Mountains Are Calling… Mt Evans, That Is!

Photo of Summit Lake from mountevans.com Want to explore one of Colorado’s well known 14′ers without having to hike all the way to the top? Then Mt. Evans is the perfect place to do so!! This mountain, in fact, has the highest paved road in North America. Just as a warning, the roadway does not have many guard rails so it does seem a little scary at times, but we promise the full drive is absolutely worth it!  Make sure when you’re... Read More

The Fastest Way Down A Snowless Mountain!

Image From Breckenridge.com Colorado is known for its amazing snow capped Rocky Mountains (and we all absolutely love the view!). But now that all that powder has melted, we are left to discover what else we can do besides ski, snow shoe and snowboard along the runs. A few resorts offer the perfect way to utilize the dry mountain sides: Alpine Slides!!!!! Just imagine bobsledding, but in a cement shoot, down a mountain, in a plastic sled. Don’t... Read More

‘Til Next Time, Colorado Springs!

Photo from Google Images MyHandleBar would like to announce that we are no longer going to be doing tours in Colorado Springs. Sorry, guys- It was truly a great run. For now, we are going to be rockin’ the Boulder and Ft. Collins area. We’ve had tons of fun with our tours in the Springs and would like to throw out a HUGE thank you to all of our sponsors. We could not have had such a blast without a little help(and booze and brews) from... Read More

4th Of July In The Rockies

Photo from Google Images Looking for a guaranteed blast this 4th of July? Here’s the low down for your area of the Front Range: Colorado Springs On the 3rd: *Sky Sox Game @ 7:05pm (vs. Oklahoma City) with a fireworks show to follow after dark (roughly 9:30) *Fort Carson is hosting the Star Spangles Salute, which includes music, family activities, food, giveaways and fireworks show from 4-9:30 p.m. *Meridian Ranch has an Independence Day Celebration ... Read More

Hooray, Ouray!

Photos from Google images Here’s an idea for a great weekend trip- Ouray! Never heard of it? Don’t be ashamed; not all Coloradans have, but that’s because it’s not exactly central Colorado. This place may be a bit of a drive to get to, but it would be well worth your while! Nestled in the San Juan Mountains about an hour from Telluride is this great little mining town that has turned itself in to a great tourist attraction.... Read More