Travis moved to the Yampa Valley in 2003 seeking the mountain lifestyle and its endless opportunity for outdoor recreation. Originally from New England, and a Bates College graduate, Travis quickly fell in love with the easy-going rhythm of mountain living and the embedded supportive community. He chose Steamboat over other mountain towns because of its friendly western charm and that it is home to a world class ski resort. Travis started his career path as a ski instructor in the winter and transitioned to guiding biking, fishing, and rafting trips in the summers, until recently.
In 2016, Travis and his wife purchased their first home, a small cabin just outside of town. Unfortunately, they lost the structure due to fire before they had even moved in. Quickly transitioning to a plan B, they were fortunate to rebuild the structure with Travis as the general contractor, which further ignited his passion for architecture, construction, and real estate.
On his days off, Travis enjoys all of the activities that Steamboat living has to offer. Skiing, rafting, fly-fishing, and mountain biking are some of his favorites, but he also enjoys Nordic skiing and hiking on a mellow afternoon. Like most homeowners, Travis is always working on a dozen custom projects in various stages, but spending time at home keeps him inspired and grateful.
Combining his knowledge of the area, experience in construction, and his creative