The Need For Nature
In today’s hyper-connected world, it is often difficult to get away from the demands of our busy lives. The stresses of work, home and family begin to take a toll on our mind and our bodies. An effective antidote is to revel in the beauty of nature. This long understood need to be connected to our natural environment is vital to maintaining a balance in our lives. To be able to enjoy the light streaming through the leaves; or listening to the water gurgle over the rocks on the way down the mountain; or listening to the birds’ chirp bring us a sense of calm and well-being. As we immerse ourselves in nature our stress hormone levels drop, our heart rate slows and our breathing becomes more relaxed. Being in nature can also boost our immune system making us better able to fight disease. At Colorado Backcountry Trailers we know how important these moments are and part of our mission is to make your journey into nature as easy as possible.
-Tom Kopf, Co-Owner of Colorado Backcountry Trailers