Our Most Popular Longform Stories of 2013

It's an annual tradition: Each year, we look back at what articles, videos, and more you liked best on 5280.com. Here, the most read longform stories published in 2013.
December 19 2013, 3:49 PM

Bill Koch’s Wild West Adventure

By Kelley McMillan (February)

The controversial businessman is building an Old West town near Paonia that’s a full-scale reproduction of a 19th-century settlement. But is the town simply the project of an eccentric billionaire, or is there more to the story? 5280 got an exclusive look at the controversial project—and spoke with the man behind the classic Western dustup. 

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