In the high country, there are two kinds of days during the month of Maytechno colored brilliance or snow. If you've booked a condo through Key to the Rockies, it's likely you'll get one of each. In order to help you through a snowy May Day, I've put together a list of adventure reading, focusing on hiking, biking, and paddling the rivers to get you pumped for summeror your day of techno colored brilliance.

Reading the following books will take you to most of the continents, sharing grand adventures.

In no particular order:

Wild: Cheryl Strayed

A life on the Edge- memoirs of Everest and beyond

Grizzly Years: doug peacock

A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains: Isabella bird

Into thin air: Jon Krakaur

Becoming Odessa: Jennifer Davis

Land of Second Chances: Tim Lewis

My Summer in the Sierra: John Muir

The Long Walk: Slavomir Rawioz

Stranger in the Forest: Eric Hanson

Tracks: Robyn Davidson

Running the Amazon: Joe Kane

Scrambles Amongst the Alps: Edward Whymper