Archive for May, 2009

LET’S GO CAMPING, DALLAS!

Colorado Tourism’s Green Camp Specialist is coming to town to offer tips on Leave No Trace, protecting the environment from forest fires, and the latest eco-friendly camp gear.

Nate Disser, Green Camp Specialist of the Colorado Tourism Office

Nate Disser, Green Camp Specialist of the Colorado Tourism Office

Whether it’s hiking, camping, biking or climbing, summer is a perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors. Many of our stores’ visitors come to us to be outfitted for the Rocky Mountain wilderness of Colorado. With more than 50 state parks, four national parks, and thousands of acres of forest land, Colorado is truly the “Outdoor Adventure State.”

The Colorado Tourism Office is bringing their Green Camp Specialist, Nate Disser, to the Dallas Whole Earth Provision Company store this Monday. Nate is the Owner/Director and Lead Guide of Southwest Adventure Guides, LLC. He’s also trained in Leave No Trace ethics. On the 11th of May he will give a free, in-store session covering such topics as:

  • *Green Tips for Outdoor Adventures: Helpful “Leave No Trace” Practices
  • *Do’s and Don’ts of Building Campfires
  • *Latest Eco-friendly Camp Gear

Attendees will also have a chance to win a free outdoor adventure vacation in Colorado.

Come to the Dallas Whole Earth Provision Company location:

  • 5400 E. Mockingbird Ln.
  • (214) 824-7444
  • Monday, May 11th
  • 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

COLORADO COMES TO WHOLE EARTH

ALL IN THE FAMILY…IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS!

Summer means getting outside and more families today are enjoying the outdoors together – whether it’s hiking, biking, paddling, or camping.

The Colorado Tourism Office is coming to both of Houston’s Whole Earth Provision Company stores with its family adventure travel experts seen in the photo below. They are husband and wife team, Jeff (an avid cyclist) and Helen Cospolich (an ultra trail marathoner and snowshoe racer) with their 3-year old daughter, who will give a free session covering the following topics:

  • Fun Ideas to Make Adventure Recreation Fun for All Ages
  • Kid- and Baby-friendly Outdoor Gear
  • Being Green on Your Outdoor Adventures: Helpful “Leave No Trace” Practices


PLUS, visitors will have a chance to win a free trip for the ultimate outdoor family adventure in beautiful Breckenridge, Colorado.

WHEN: May 4th, at 7:00 pm
Whole Earth Provision Company
2934 S. Shepherd Dr.
(713) 526-5226

May 5th, at 7:00 pm
Whole Earth Provision Company
2501 Post Oak Blvd
(713) 526-5440