Conservationist

Sojourner Salutes: Sloan Shoemaker

His unswerving advocacy to protect public lands has benefitted us all.

11/20/2018 By Allison Pattillo Photography by Ross Kribbs

Heroes

Sojourner Salutes: The Lake Christine Firefighters

Their no-holds-barred heroism saved Basalt and El Jebel.

11/20/2018 By Scott Condon Photography by Ross Kribbs

Philanthropists

Sojourner Salutes: Robert and Lexie Potamkin

This couple goes above and beyond the the traditional idea of philanthropy.

11/20/2018 By Dipika Rai Photography by Ross Kribbs

Home Cooking

Three New Restaurants Bring Fresh Flavors to Carbondale

Several longtime restaurateurs and chefs introduce a trio of eateries that merit a trip downvalley.

07/26/2018 By Tom Passavant

High Angling

The Ultimate Guide to Fishing in the Roaring Fork Valley

With four trout-choked rivers and a host of high-alpine lakes, the Aspen area is one of America’s finest fishing destinations.

07/26/2018 By Kelly Bastone Photography by Ross Kribbs

High Angling

Why Aspen Delivers Such Good Fishing

Fish stories to inspire, gold-medal status, and luxe angling trips.

07/26/2018 By Kelly Bastone

High Angling: Rivers

Aspen's Four Area Rivers Offer World-Class Angling

With so many options, fishing is a year-round pursuit in the Roaring Fork Valley.

07/26/2018 By Kelly Bastone

High Angling: Lakes

Five Aspen-Area Lakes Perfect for Wetting a Line

These five cool pools are home to plenty of trout, but consider yourself warned, most require sweat effort to get to them.

07/26/2018 By Kelly Bastone Photography by Ross Kribbs

At Altitude

Get Lost in the Trees at ACES

A new viewing platform gives a bird's eye view of wildlife.

05/23/2018 By Rebecca Cole

Rescue Mission

Mission Accomplished

After years of making do in a converted Pan Abode, Mountain Rescue Aspen moved into a headquarters fit for its life-saving operations.

02/01/2015 By Julie Comins

Zen Style

Scenes from a Sunken Grass Garden in the West End

Bordered by water, the contemporary courtyard both echoes and contrasts its surroundings.

05/01/2014 By Amanda Rae

Sanctuary for All

Community Cornerstone

Aspen’s oldest church has weathered a boom, a bust, the birth of an international ski resort, and 120 winters. Its recent restoration was well earned.

02/01/2014 By Jodi Buchan

Design Story

A Tiny Wonder Tucked Into Shadow Mountain

This petite modern remodel by Robert Cronenberg and Ricki McHugh bursts with charm.

07/01/2013 By Amanda Rae

Must See Shows

Catch This!

An enjoyable night’s entertainment? We’re looking for something more from Aspen’s culture calendar. We want significant, momentous, and memorable.

05/01/2013 By Stewart Oksenhorn

Mountain Homestyle

Backcountry Living on the Backside of Aspen Mountain

An off-the-grid cabin stands as an ultimate mountain getaway—and two brothers’ homage to a family legacy.

02/01/2013 By Christine Benedetti

Local Heros

Sojourner Salutes Award Honorees

For nearly two decades, this magazine’s Sojourner Salutes awards have paid tribute to the givers, doers, and fighters who make the Roaring Fork Valley exceptional.

11/01/2012 By Jay Cowen