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MARK YOUR CALENDARS
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
To coincide with Gilded Trails, our guide to Colorado's fall colors, we've compiled a list (broken out by town) of where to eat after taking in the autumn splendor.
Aspen: You can go high or low in this iconic resort town. For low-key, order a tuna burger and the kale salad at CP...
September 17 2014, 10:30 AM
Too often, we coast through Glenwood Springs en route to Aspen or another far-flung locale without a second thought. But stop and spend a weekend there, and you’ll likely make it a regular getaway.
The Odometer: 157 miles, one-way
If You Do One Thing…: Hit the pool. Yes,...
August 27 2014, 1:00 PM
The Destination: Slope & Hatch
The Odometer: 157 miles from Denver
Glenwood Springs' iconic and massive pools—they contain more than one million gallons of water—have been the main attraction in this Western Slope town for, well, forever. However, as we outlined in Moveable...
August 1 2014, 11:30 AM
Michael Tavares, a member of Boardworks Surf, makes waves (or, more accurately, rides them) near Glenwood Springs. Not hindered by the tides, Tavares navigates on his custom river surf board made by Salida-based Badfish SUP. —Derek Kessinger
July 10 2014, 8:30 AM
The recent appearance of 70-degree weather and snow in the same week signals that Colorado’s shift from winter to spring has officially begun. For some, that means claiming final runs on the slope, while for others it means sneaking in rides and hikes on sunnier days (while quietly waxing their...
April 2 2014, 12:54 PM
Why we love it: We do an annual pilgrimage to this trail to remind us why we live in Colorado (even if I-70 traffic is infuriating). Plus, this and this.
When to go: Early. We mean it. Hit the trail by 8 a.m. If not, you’re likely to share the trail with 100 of your new best friends. Go...
August 13 2013, 10:59 AM
ROUND-TRIP FROM DENVER: 312 MILES
127 11th St., Steamboat Springs 970-870-0681,
Sandals and stilettos find equal acceptance at this temple of elevated comfort food housed in a 103-year-old brick building—the original Steamboat...