Get Dirty

A Pro Athlete's 5 Favorite Trails in the Roaring Fork Valley

Whether you like to run or hike, add Megan Kimmel's go-to trails to your summer bucket list.

07/10/2018 By Allison Pattillo

Ready, Set, Go!

Tips for Staying Safe When Fire Strikes

Do you have a plan in case the unthinkable happens?

07/05/2018 By Allison Pattillo

For the Birds

Paula Hayes Shows Her Affinity for the Outdoors at the Aspen Art Museum

Known for her living artwork, the visual artist has created a tiny Alpine meadow downtown.

06/06/2018 By Allison Pattillo

Real Estate 101

Aspen's East End

Messy vitality defines this eclectic neighborhood.

06/04/2018 By Carolyn Sackariason

Vintage Ride

Drink Your Way to a Yellow Jersey?

Jimmy's Le Tour Du Vin puts a fun spin on biking's best known race.

06/04/2018 By Allison Pattillo

Real Estate 101

West of Aspen

Find families and open space in the several neighborhoods on town's western edge.

06/01/2018 By Carolyn Sackariason

Pedal Power

I Rode an E-bike, and I Liked It

With e-bikes on the verge of being approved on multiuse paths in Aspen, it's time to take a closer look at these enhanced rides.

05/23/2018 By Allison Pattillo

Datebook

Aspen Weekend Agenda: May 18–20, 2018

Volunteer opportunities on trails and in parks, Colorado Public Lands Day, and live music make for an active weekend.

05/16/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

Pedal Power

Smart Cycling Tips for the Start of Riding Season

Because the rules of the road apply even when you're on a bike.

05/16/2018 By Allison Pattillo

Grow It Yourself

Top Tips for Gardening in the High Country

Local pros share advice on dealing with short growing seasons, intense sun, an arid climate, and pesky winds.

05/02/2018 By Allison Pattillo

Blood Simple

Treat Your Feet to a Pair of Footbeats

With input from active Aspenites, a new technology boosts circulation.

07/27/2017 By Allison Pattillo

Weekend Warrior

8 Fall Colorado Festivals Worth the Travel Time

Because no one puts on a toe-tapping, foot-stomping, beer-drinking, or film fan celebration quite like a mountain town.

07/26/2017 By Allison Pattillo

Road Trips

6 Idyllic Weekend Getaways out of Aspen

From desert adventures to waterside retreats, here are our favorite easy-to-get-to escapes.

07/26/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld, Allison Pattillo, and Katie Shapiro

Great Outdoors

Get Your Ass in Gear and Go Burro Racing This Summer

This uniquely Colorado form of competitive running requires some offbeat strategies ... and a donkey.

05/24/2017 By Allison Pattillo

Every Which Way But Down

32 Wintery Ways to Play Outside

Ice karting, Nordic skiing, snowshoeing, dog sledding, snowmobiling, and more—pick a new adventure to try this season.

02/17/2017 By Allison Pattillo, Cindy Hirschfeld, and Brook Sutton

Serenity Now

The 4 Best Snowshoe Trails to Wander This Winter

Strap in and set out with a map in hand or on a guided experience.

02/16/2017 By Allison Pattillo

Need for Speed

Calling All Dare Devils: Here's Where to Go Ice Karting and Paragliding

Go fast, go big, or go home!

02/16/2017 By Allison Pattillo

Blade Runners

The 5 Best Ice Rinks for Hockey, Skating, and Curling

Channel your inner Wayne Gretzky or Tara Lipinski, indoors and out.

02/16/2017 By Allison Pattillo and Elizabeth Nix

Cross Country

The Skinny on Nordic Skiing in Aspen, Snowmass, and Basalt

From the nine best trails to the top gear picks to try.

02/15/2017 By Allison Pattillo

WILD WILD WEST

Ride 'Em Cowpokes: Where to Watch the Rodeo This Summer

Given the history of horses in Aspen, our town had its first rodeo long before its first ski lift.

08/09/2016 By Allison Pattillo