Travel & Outdoors

South Boulder Peak's rocky summit has 360-degree views from the Great Plains to the snow-covered Continental Divide. Photo by Terri Cook

Hike We Like: Boulder's Shadow Canyon Trail

This challenging trail up South Boulder Peak offers top-of-the-world views and a glimpse of the forest’s post-wildfire recovery.

March 22 2017, 3:00 PM

Stuck in I-70 traffic? Take a deep breath and remember why it's worth the effort. Photo by Daliah Singer

Where to Take a Break from the I-70 Madness

Traffic is the worst. Take a breather by popping off the highway and into one of these seven spots.

February 16 2017, 2:00 PM

The dreadfully inadequate I-70 corridor, free from its usual weekend gridlock. Photography by Benjamin Rasmussen

Can I-70's Mountain Corridor Ever Be Fixed?

With CDOT's dreadfully inadequate coffers and Colorado's soaring population, our state's most critical east-to-west highway is on a serious collision course.

March 2017