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Here at Elevation Outdoors, we pride ourselves as a magazine very same attitude—of course we enjoy good beer, wine, food that caters to the local outdoor community in Colorado. But

and music, too. When it comes down to it, what we crave is

that doesn’t mean our readers are a bunch of homebodies.

simply adventure in any form, anywhere on the globe. With

Sure, you like to play in your backyards—and you find

that in mind, we created this special advertising section to

adventure doing everything from walking the dogs to getting

highlight companies and adventure travel outfitters who are

out and training on the bike paths—but your hearts are

like our readers. Meet the best adventure travel minds on the

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planet—and get outside and play with them.

airport that offers direct flights everywhere from Reykjavik to Tokyo. We cultivate a mindset of getting up in the mountains and finding adventure, and our readers hit the road with that



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