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  • Christmas in Aspen
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: more snow before Christmas
    Snow is beginning to fall in select locations in southwest Colorado and along I-70. The chance for snow, or accumulating snow, decreases the farther north you go in the state. It’s likely the majority of the state will get some snow today...
  • Vail Back Bowls 2014
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Christmas snow?
    We’re not really sure about snow on Christmas, but it does look like some snow is possible today and then on and off through the end of the week. We’re not expecting much this week, but every little bit helps as we get into the...
  • Settling in the West required a strength of spirit
    'Nothing Daunted' on the Colorado frontier
    With the world moving away from letter writing, people are opting instead to let the digital “Cloud” take control of their memories. So, a book like Dorothy Wickenden’s “Nothing Daunted,” is a refreshing reminder of...
  • Beaver Creek
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: call in sick today
    It’s a great day to call in sick, if that’s what you have to do. Some areas picked up a foot or so of snow in the past 24 hours, so let’s keep the chatter to a minimum, shall we?We will, but first a couple of things: Loveland...
  • New Snow at Purgatory
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: the week in snow
    Finally! New snow has arrived in Colorado after a relatively long dry spell, boosting open terrain and setting us up for a nice white Christmas.More snow, perhaps up to an additional six inches, is expected to fall all day and night and into...
  • An example of a fracking operation
    Property owners under fracking bans would be reimbursed under Colorado GOP bill
    Colorado House Republicans announced intentions Thursday to introduce a fracking bill that will reimburse property owners who have mineral rights in areas that have banned hydraulic fracturing for oil. The bill hopes to address some of the many...
  • Whitney Anderson challenges the new consumer to be Big. Bold. & Fierce.
    Whitney Anderson challenges the new consumer to be Big. Bold. & Fierce.
    "One should either be a work of Art, or wear a work of Art." - Oscar WildeThis quote perfectly encompasses the Big. Bold. Fierce. brand that was started and designed by Colorado native, Whitney Anderson.Big. Bold. Fierce. is a new...
  • Baby Boomers
    Denver poised for increase in baby boomer home sales
    Denver is already a prime place for retirement, and now the National Association of Realtors says that the area is among the 10 most likely to see an influx of baby boomers buying homes.NAR researched 100 metro areas nationwide with lower state...
  • Loveland Kids
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: news you can use
    We went back on hiatus for a few days this week again simply because there was nothing new under the sun, a sun that has been shining on Colorado’s snow for awhile and will continue to shine through Saturday. Then, things will change for the...
  • Outdoor Adventure in Colorado
    Eleven Reasons to Visit the Beautiful State of Colorado
    The launch of responsibletravel.com’s in-depth guide to authentic Colorado highlights 11 reasons why this state is a quintessentially cool travel destination.The new travel guide, written by responsibletravel.com, the leading online site for...
  • Breck Sunrise
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: the week ahead and beyond
    We went on a short hiatus these past few days, but the snow is still on hiatus in Colorado as well. Fortunately, despite the lack of appreciable snow over the past week or so, more terrain has opened and more will this week as Aspen Highlands and...
  • Telluride Snow
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: weekend update 25
    Unfortunately, there’s not much to report this morning, though Colorado’s southern/southwestern ski areas are getting an inch here, two inches there, and perhaps three inches somewhere else here and there. There’s a chance for...
  • Prepare for high altitudde vacations
    Tips for your high elevation Vacation
    I wish I had these tips during my recent Denver vacation...if your planning a trip to a high elevation destination, check it out...With many winter resorts located at or above 5,000 in elevation, the threshold of what is considered high altitude,...
  • Keystone Resort Colorado
    Keystone Resort plans weekends of free ski, snowboard clinics
    Keystone Resort in Colorado prides itself on its family-friendly programs. Families can take advantage of the Keystone Mountain Experience Series, a two-part event held on the weekends of Dec. 13-14 and Jan. 31-Feb. 1. The series features free...
  • Misty Tunnel
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: light snow here and there
    It’s as we suspected: colder but with little to no snow, unfortunately. There was one peak, so to speak, of snow accumulation at Crested Butte, but otherwise there wasn’t more than an inch elsewhere, as you can see in the report below...