Paddling Life Partners with Vertical Media's AllTrips

Online paddlesports magazine Paddling Life has joined forces with Vertical Media's to boost traffic and reach to mountain town visitors...

(Steamboat Springs, CO) – June 3, 2009: Steamboat Springs, Colo.'s Paddling Life has partnered with web-service provider and Vertical Media to ensure its visitors are equipped with critical information when paddling in one of the Rocky Mountain destinations served by

“The partnership is a great fit and should boost our traffic tremendously,” says Paddling Life founder Eugene Buchanan. “People planning trips to regions serviced by AllTrips can now use Paddling Life as a source of information and news, and our readers will be able to have information on these mountain destinations at their fingertips.”

A network of engaging online travel guides that connect visitors to local information in mountain destinations, and its destination specific travel guides provide all the resources needed for visitors to plan trips to mountain destinations, including lodging and camping listings, events and entertainment, maps and webcams, river flows and reports, Internet cafés and more.

“Paddling Life provides information on a specific niche activity that's popular in many of our destinations,” says ALLTrips' Drew Cosby. “Inserting listings on ALLTrips Travel Guides to aid in the planning process for our paddling audience makes for a great synergy.”

AllTrips mountain destinations included in the partnership include Vail, Aspen, Steamboat Springs, Crested Butte, Telluride, Breckenridge and Winter Park in Colorado; Missoula, Glacier National Park and Big Sky in Montana; Jackson Hole in Wyoming; and Sun Valley in Idaho. “It's a great cross-section of mountain towns, and we're adding more all the time,” adds Crosby. “And paddling is pretty prevalent I n all of them.”

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