SubscribeAvailable Now

Jake Jensen

Author Article Archive


Winning a rodeo requires more than a 10-gallon hat and spurs. Just ask this modern cowboy. 


More Power To You

Restaurant fare that’s both healthy and delicious? Score!


Creative Takeover

A former commercial hub looks to redraw its economic future as the city’s next great arts district.

Matter Of State

When you head to the polls next month, you’ll find a slew of questions about taxes and education (see “Voter’s Guide,” below). Of course, that’s nothing new. These yawn-inducing  topics are among the top issues Coloradans regularly see on the ballot. Here’s a look at how statewide ballots have broken down over the past decade.

On Repeat

Shish Kabob Grill’s Middle Eastern fare is habit-forming.

Wine Thieves

Animals help themselves to Colorado grapes.


The Great Sandwich Project

Celebrate National Sandwich Month with 31 perfect lunchtime companions—one for each day of August.

How To Roll A Burrito

Amber Engebretson, a member of Chipotle’s restaurateur management program, demonstrates how to roll the ultimate burrito.


5280 Longreads

Newsletter Signup

Keep me up to date on the latest trends and happenings around Denver. 5280 has a newsletter for everyone. Sign Up