Having a good pair of shades at the ready is imperative with the Centennial State’s plentiful sunshine. We tracked down eyewear that’s chic enough for the city but still fit for trekking the hills. Bonus: These four companies are based right here in the Mountain West.
Optic Nerve: Axel, matte gunmetal with copper lens, $49, 303-462-0444, nerveusa.com
Optic Nerve: Spicer, two-tone black with brown lens, $59
Native Eyewear: Gonzo, charcoal, $99, 1-888-776-2848, nativeyewear.com
Zeal Optics: Essential, vertical brown wood stripe/copper, $99, 1-888-454-9325, zealoptics.com
Smith Optics: Spree, black violet split, $119, 1-888-206-2995, smithoptics.com