BackCountry Blog

The Winter Of Our Disconnect

Now that we’re in the throes of a Colorado winter, it’s easy to hunker down with your phones, your video games, and your Netflix shows and hibernate inside your cozy Shea home until the sun stays up past 7 pm again. But don’t let the cold and the clouds keep you from getting out and […]


Not Your Normal NYE Resolutions

Happy New Year to our BackCountry residents! And now that 2019 is coming at us fast, let’s talk about our New Year’s resolutions. Every January 1st, you hear a lot of the same old, same old. “I’m going to lose weight!” or “I’m going to leave my job and start my own business!” etc. And […]


Inventive Gifts for the Whole Family

The struggle is real. The struggle to buy a really cool and thoughtful gift this holiday, that is. And we get it. Dad doesn’t really want a tie. Mom doesn’t really want slippers. Ho-hum can easily translate to humbug. It’s time to up your gift game and come out the hero over the holidays. Your […]


Get Creative with Your Christmas Spirit

Are you ready to get into the spirit of the holidays? Nothing gets you in the festive mood like putting together lovely crafts while listening to Christmas music. Whether you’re by yourself and want to make something fun or surrounded by kiddos who need to burn off a little creative energy, your friends at BackCountry […]


Lights, eggnog, and mistletoe – ‘tis the season.

Seriously, what is your favorite part of December? Is it the twinkling holiday lights that make every evening sparkle? Is it the abundance of eggnog and assorted cookies at every social gathering? Is it the off-chance that you’ll be standing under a mistletoe when Chris Hemsworth walks by? Let us at BackCountry know – we […]


Your Last-Minute Thanksgiving Essentials Guide

One of the many awesome things about living in BackCountry is that our homes are built to entertain. On the flip side, it probably means that everyone wants you to host all the events, so chances are good you got roped in to host your family’s (or friends’) Thanksgiving feast this year. No biggie — […]


The Top Five Sips of the Season

The holiday season is upon us, which usually means family and friends come to visit and want to go out and celebrate! Or your local family and friends want to go out and celebrate. Either way, if you’re looking for an establishment that’s close to the BackCountry community and you’ve rounded up a designated driver, […]


Let the Holiday Madness Begin!

It’s November already! Which means it’s now acceptable to listen to holiday music in public. It also means those colorful fall leaves you admired have now fallen and turned into piles of dirty brown leaves you have to rake. But the biggest November event of all is that one holiday that truly brings families together […]


Take a Walk Through the Shadow Walk Collection

You’ve never seen a new home community quite like BackCountry, located in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. Named Community of the Year by the Home Builders Association of Metro Denver, this amazing community offers a variety of homes, styles, and price ranges, and is surrounded by miles and miles of natural Colorado beauty. Our luxurious gated community […]


Put a Little Fall Flavor Into Your Healthy Diet

Now that autumn is in the air, it’s time to bring it into your kitchen. And, as we all know, if you live in BackCountry, your kitchen was built for cooking and feasting! We’re also keenly aware that our residents like to eat healthy AND eat deliciously. So, we’ve put together recipes that will help […]


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