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Travel and Outdoors in the September Issue

What you've missed if you haven't picked up the current issue of 5280.


High Lonesome | Fall is the prime time to explore Colorado’s Rocky Mountain ghost towns. We give you the one-sheet on five worth your time.

In the Cross Hairs | Fewer and fewer Coloradans are hunting—which is actually bad for wildlife. We explain why.


Pioneers 2.0 | They told us to go west, so we did. And we still are. The influx of transplants is changing our state: We’re no longer so darn white, so young, so isolated. We’re the poster child for a new West. See what we look like.

Fall á la Fielder | Follow the state’s most famous photographer to Ridgway to discover our state’s finest autumn splendor.

High Notes | How to layer up for hot days and cool nights during mountain music festival season.

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