Kassondra Cloos

Kassondra Cloos

Associate Editor of SNEWS / Freelance writer & editor / Co-founder of Adventures in Wikipedia / Boulder, Colorado

How to Backpack with Ice Cream

How to Backpack with Ice Cream

It was a warm, sunny Sunday afternoon in Boulder, Colorado, and I wanted two things: a hammock in the shade and ice cream.

But there was a catch. Any bum can laze away a day in the backyard; I wanted those hallmarks of summer in a killer creekside spot tucked away in quiet woods.

Read the rest of my Pass/Fail story for Backpacker Magazine at backpacker.com.

Published in the June, 2017, issue of the magazine.

Summer Vacations You Can Take for Less than $1,500

Summer Vacations You Can Take for Less than $1,500

These Boutique Hostels Will Make You Want to Ditch Hotels

These Boutique Hostels Will Make You Want to Ditch Hotels