BackCountry Blog

Become Enthralled With the Water Dance

Beginning in March,Shea Homes will release the model homes from the Water Dance Collection, offering the best of both worlds: convenient, amenity-rich living in south Denver plus adventure right outside your back door. You’ll find these homes inBackCountry, which was named the Home Builders Association of Metro Denver’s Community of the Year in 2011. This […]


Break Away This Spring

Break Away This Spring March means spring break, so naturally it’s the month where everyone hits the road or the runway to seek a respite from their regular routine. Depending on your budget, your allotted vacation days, or your feelings about airports, you’ll find many available options for sightseeing, adventure, and recharging your mental batteries. […]


Make 2019 the Year You Go BackCountry

Is one of your resolutions this year to buy a new home? Then you’ll want to head down to BackCountry and see what we have to offer. BackCountry is one of Denver’s most prestigious communities and it shows – we are down to our last available home sites. You’ll find these beautiful remaining houses in […]


Tidy up for a February Freshening

Spring is nigh, and that usually means spring cleaning isn’t too far down on your to-do list. As February weather tends to keep you indoors anyway, this would be a good time of year to give your house a full, deep clean. If you need a little motivation, sometimes it helps to just pick one […]


Go Green in 2019

As a Coloradan, you’re probably aware of the benefits of ecological responsibility and preserving our natural resources. Some of us are concerned about global warming. Others just want to save money on their utility bills. But most of us agree that making the planet sustainable for future generations is a pretty good reason to go […]


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 […]


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