— Courtesy of Beaver Sports Shop
You’ve probably seen videos of Kamikaze-like mountain bikers soaring over jumps and cliffs. While entertaining, these videos rarely explain how a mere mortal progresses to that level of gnarliness without fracturing his or her skull.
Progression is the focus of Winter Park’s mountain bike trail...
July 16 2015, 9:00 AM
Where: Bikes are a big part of mountain town life in winter or summer. Senior editor Natasha Gardner snapped this shot of a rusted two-wheeler in downtown Durango.
June 15 2015, 8:30 AM
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MARK YOUR CALENDARS
March 7 | Mineral Belt Mayhem
The first of the Leadville Winter Mountain Bike Race Series spring races, the Mineral Belt Mayhem tackles 11 high-elevation miles—at night.
(Check out five other rides to start training for now)
March 13 to 29 | Aspen Snowmass...
March 6 2015, 10:00 AM
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Nov. 1 Winter on the Mountain Opens, Glenwood Springs
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park introduces a winter tubing hill, light displays, and two warming yurts (complete with cocoa and cider, of course) this month. You’ll also find music, light shows, s’mores roasting...
October 27 2014, 12:30 PM
Mexican Logger, Ska Brewing Company, Durango
Style: Mexican Lager
ABV: 5.2 percent
Serving Type: Six packs of 12-ounce cans
Malty? Hoppy? Hardly. Light-bodied and crisp.
Even craft beer comes full circle. Whereas five years ago a lot of beer drinkers couldn’t...
August 22 2014, 10:00 AM
Where: Senior editor Natasha Gardner captured views like this one in the open air car on the Narrow Gauge Railroad from Durango, but she was so covered in soot upon her arrival in Silverton that she wanted to jump in a stream.
June 30 2014, 8:30 AM
If you've tooled around on a two-wheeler in Colorado, you already known that the state is one of the best places for cycling in the United States. Now, it looks like the rest of the country agrees: USA Today readers placed Fort Collins number two on the list of the country’s best cycling towns...
April 18 2014, 12:15 PM
Arapahoe Basin | The 6th Alley Bar gets a million dollar remodel and some new menu items. Don’t worry, the Bacon Bloody Marys aren’t going anywhere. Aspen/Snowmass | Last season, Aspen/Snowmass added 230 acres of new terrain on Burnt Mountain and the Elk Camp...
November 18 2013, 2:27 PM