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  • Magpul magazine
    Magpul hands $80M financial lesson to Colo. anti-gunners: Justice?
    Wednesday’s announcement by Magpul Industries that it would be gone completely from Colorado by early 2015 — the kind of announcement for which Wyoming and Texas were thankful yesterday while Colorado will be left with a gaping hole in...
  • White Friday
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: White Friday
    This morning we welcome Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort and Ski Cooper to the Colorado Ski and Snow Report. Plus, Mary Jane will open this morning, providing additional terrain at Winter Park Resort.Other than that, nothing new to report, and...
  • Vail Back Bowls
    Vail opens Back Bowls just in time for Thanksgiving
    Vail Mountain opened the High Noon Express Lift (#5) Wednesday to give skiers and boarders access to part of the Colorado ski area's famous Back Bowls. The lift accesses Sun Up and Sun Down bowls. As of Thursday morning, the resort reported 31...
  • Vail Back Bowls
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: thankful Thanksgiving
    There’s a lot of news from Colorado ski resorts to be thankful for this Thanksgiving Day. First are the obvious results of the five-day storm that plowed through the mountains this past week. Most of Colorado’s ski areas picked up two...
  • Copper Mountain Powder
    Bargains and deals across Colorado Ski Country USA
    Lots to be thankful for this Thanksgiving weekend! Durango Mountain Resort (Purgatory), Monarch, Snowmass and Telluride open Thanksgiving day, bringing the total number of Colorado ski areas open to 17.Moreover, the snow has been coming down...
  • Excelerator at Copper
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: it’s piling up for Thanksgiving
    First, welcome Beaver Creek, Crested Butte and Steamboat to the Colorado Ski and Snow Report! Great to have them aboard, with most of the rest of Colorado’s ski areas joining us tomorrow.Of course the big news is all the snow, especially...
  • Epic Mountain Gear
    Epic Mountain Gear opens in Frisco tomorrow
    Vail Resorts opens its first retail store aligned specifically with its Epic brand – Epic Mountain Gear – tomorrowat 8 a.m. in Frisco, Colo. The new flagship store offers high-end gear, customized rental services and high-end clothing...
  • Golden Gate Mule Deer
    Mountain wilderness escape in Golden Gate Canyon State Park
    City dwellers looking for a wilderness escape close to Denver will find thousands of acres of pine forest and trails in Golden Gate Canyon State Park only 30 miles west of Denver between Golden and Boulder, Colorado. The park is truly one of the...
  • Beaver Creek
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Thanksgiving preview
    Snow continues to fall consistently in the mountains, though it didn’t turn out to be the “heavy” amounts forecast. We hear (or read) “heavy” here and imagine feet, rather than inches, of snow, but it was not to be...
  • Liftopia
    Black Friday lift ticket deals at Liftopia
    Liftopia launched its annualBlackFridayPreviewtoday, with savings of up to 87% compared to walk-up window rates when purchased in advance.Liftopia.com also offersLiftopia Gift Cards, available in any dollar amount and are good for lift tickets,...
  • Breck Powder
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: heavy snow forecast
    The National Weather Service is forecasting “heavy snow,” mainly for Colorado’s northern and central mountains along the Continental Divide. In other words, for most of the ski areas along the I-70 corridor tomorrow should be a...
  • Aspen Scene
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: let it snow 1
    As noted in yesterday’s Colorado Snow Report, snow is likely through at least Tuesday, and probably into Wednesday. By Thanksgiving, we’re expecting that, given the new snow, at least 50 percent of all the terrain in Colorado will be...
  • Harold Henthorn accused of pushing his wife off a cliff with $4.5 million in life insurance a motive?
    Harold Henthorn allegedly pushed wife off cliff to her death: $4.5 million push?
    Harold Henthorn is charged with pushing his wife of 12 years off a cliff in Colorado’s Rocky Mountain National Park and the circumstantial evidence in this case is just piling up. Investigators found a map with an "X" marking the...
  • Vail Opening Day
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: more terrain, more resorts open
    Great news for skiers and boarders today as Eldora and Vail have opened this morning, Wolf Creek is now open daily for the season, more terrain continues to open up thanks to last week’s big storm, and another round of fresh snow is on the...
  • Blue Skies at Loveland
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: weekend outlook
    In the aftermath of the Storm that Saved Skiing it’s been rather quiet, though breezy at times, which is par for the proverbial course at the higher elevations.We’re not expecting any measurable accumulations until Saturday night,...