If you've been watching Good Morning America this past week, you probably were following along on the pet of the year contest, with Izzy the Husky winning top honors.
But, for Colorado's entrant, awards and accolades are nothing, compared to the natural high he gets just exploring the great outdoors, whether it's kayaking, hiking or backpacking.
His name is Simon the Adventure Cat. He was up for the title of "Instagr-animal of the year" from GMA.
He and his owner J-J Yosh live in Boulder, and have been taking road trips together for nearly two years.