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  • Mexican Beaches
    Spring Break in Cancun, adventure in Buenos Aires, the Lumber Baron Mansion
    The deals this week include a Spring Break perennial, a South American adventure, and a great deal on a stay at an historic mansion in Denver.With the holidays nearly over, it’s time to think about Spring Break travel. Vacation Express is...
  • Beaver Creek Snow Plow
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: more terrain opens deux
    There have been some subtle changes in this morning’s report, both in snow totals and open terrain. And, there have been a few not-so-subtle and notable exceptions, namely:· Big snowfall over the past two days at Beaver Creek and Wolf...
  • Cross Country Ski Adventure Weddings in Breckenridge, Colorado
    Cross Country Ski Adventure Wedding in Breckenridge, Colorado
    If you're up for something unusual, then how about Cross Country Ski Adventure Wedding in Breckenridge, Colorado? That's right, you can come to the heart of the Rocky Mountains, and then choose your adventure. And get married.Most opt for...
  • Arapahoe Basin Montezuma Bowl
    Arapahoe Basin set to open Montezuma Bowl
    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area in Colorado announced Friday that terrain in Montezuma Bowl will open for the first time in the 2014-15 season on Saturday. The opening of the backside of the ski area will be the second-earliest opening in the eight...
  • Snow at Vail
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: more terrain opens
    As more snow falls this Christmas season in Colorado’s mountains, more terrain has opened. Our guesstimate is that around 90 percent of the state’s in-bounds skiable acres are open now. The exact totals for each resort are listed below...
  • Christmas Eve
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Christmas Eve Christmas preview
    A quick lull in the action on Christmas Eve before more snow moves in on Christmas Day, leaving perhaps a foot of presents behind for us.It will, however, bring much colder temperatures with it with highs in the single digits starting the day...
  • Stop The Substation, Xcel Energy.
    Electrical substation proposal by Xcel Energy is opposed by residents
    Xcel Energy has enraged hundreds of Thornton, Colo., residents with their proposed substation site. While residents are concerned about detrimental losses in property value and views, it’s easy to see why Xcel has chosen the location of...
  • Big Snow Day Today
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: big snow day
    Once again, let’s get right to it… We’re keeping it short and sweet this morning so you can mull over the possibilities based on snowfall totals. Here are the 24- and 48-hour totals from across Colorado this morning&hellip...
  • Joe Cocker
    Rock star Joe Cocker dies at age 70
    The legendary Joe Cocker who was most famous for his cover on the song, ‘With a Little Help From My Friends’ died at the age of 70-years-old at his home in Crawford, Colorado from lung cancer. According to a report by the New York...
  • A Basin Snow
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: almost two feet at A-Basin
    Let’s get right to it… Lots of snow in the past 24 hours, with huge amounts at a few ski areas reported this morning. More to come, and we’ll update road conditions, the forecast, and everything else shortly, so check back here...
  • Snow Moving In
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: heavy snow for Christmas
    Two to three feet of new snow – that’s right: two to three feet! – is possible over the next 48 hours or so. Now that’s a nice Christmas present; no coal in our stockings this year.With that snow, which is starting to ramp...
  • Vail Christmas
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Christmas snow stockings
    Great news all around in Colorado’s mountains leading up to Christmas, which is now only six days away: more snow fell in the past 24 hours, more terrain is opening up, and there’s more snow on the way. Plus, Powderhorn will open...
  • Smoking a joint
    Nebraska and Oklahoma suing Colorado over marijuana
    Two states filed suit against Colorado Thursday over the legalization of marijuana. Nebraska and Oklahoma are upset over the Centennial State’s common sense approach to the drug, and rather than being proactive have decided to shift blame...
  • Vasquez Ridge at Winter Park Opening
    Winter Park opens Vasquez Ridge Territory
    Winter Park Resort officially opened the Vasquez Ridge Territory on Thursday for the 2014-15 ski season. According to the Colorado ski area's Thursday morning trail report, 14 trails were opened in the section that is located on the resort'...
  • Telluride Terrain
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: even more snow before Christmas
    There’s a good chance Colorado’s mountains will see a White Christmas – that is, that it will actually snow on Christmas Day – with more snow expected to pile up before that.We picked up some snow last night (see the report...