Sojourner Afield

Sunlight Mountain Resort Celebrates Golden Anniversary Season

In the shadow of its higher-profile neighbors, Glenwood Springs' mighty mountain has offered skiing for the 99 percent for the past 50 years.

11/27/2016 By Tess Weaver Strokes

While You Were Sleeping

Slideshow: Waking the Silver Queen With Aspen Skiing Company

Our overnight photo diary of the intensive prep work to open Aspen Mountain.

11/27/2016 By Tim Cooney

Snow Heroes

Meet the Nation's Top Adaptive Skiers Who Also Call Aspen Home

Thanks to a unique AVSC program, more than half of the US Paralympics national ski and snowboard team members are based locally.

11/27/2016 By Brook Sutton

Ski In Ski Out

Inside Gwyn's High Alpine Mid-Life Makeover

Snowmass’s iconic on-mountain dining spot gets a much-needed remodel from Z-Group Architects.

11/23/2016 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Ski Porn

Pray for Powder at the 2nd Annual Hard Snow Film Festival

Catch Mike Marolt's celebration of ski mountaineering on-screen November 17-19 at the Limelight Hotel.

11/15/2016 By Katie Shapiro

I Spy

Slideshow: Pumpkin Spotting Along the Fryingpan River

It's a must-see in person, but here's a peek at the Roaring Fork Valley's great pumpkin tradition.

10/26/2016 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Beyond the Roundabout

Day Tripping: Autumn Perfection in Paonia

Our series takes you beyond Aspen’s symbolic entrance and into different Colorado locales within driving distance.

10/05/2016 By Katie Shapiro

Brown Pow

Gear Closet: Fall Mountain Biking Must-Haves

Make the best of our favorite cycling season with new shorts, shoes, and a sipping system.

09/21/2016 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Happy Trails

Aspen Trail Finder's Top 5 Hikes for Leaf Peeping

Fall colors are in full effect, so we turned to the expert for where to see the most amazing of autumn foliage.

09/16/2016 By Katie Shapiro

Time Warp

Dream Car Alert: Take a Ride in a Vintage Land Cruiser

We went for a cruise with the FJ Company's Juan Diego Calle, who’s planted permanent roots in town to help expand his Miami-based restoration shop.

08/16/2016 By Katie Shapiro

SQUAD GOALS

Yes, Competitive Sheep Herding Is a Sport and Yes, You Can Spectate Locally

The National Sheepdog Finals returns to Carbondale's Strang Ranch September 13-18, 2016.

08/11/2016 By Tim Cooney

LIFT LINE

Telluride and Revelstoke in with Aspen Snowmass on Mountain Collective Pass

The 2016/2017 season includes two days at 14 partner destinations, which now spans four continents.

08/09/2016 By Katie Shapiro

Let's Ride

Your Ultimate Guide to All Things Equine

From polo to rodeo and trail rides to tack, discover the best of local horse culture.

08/09/2016

PONY UP

Polo Playing in the Roaring Fork Valley

Meet Melissa Ganzi: the queen reviving the sport of kings.

08/06/2016 By Allison Pattillo

Ride On

4 Classic Horse Trails to Try

Roaring Fork Valley Horse Council's Holly McLain shares her favorite haunts on horseback.

08/06/2016 By Allison Pattillo

EQUINE EDUCATION

Cozy Point Ranch: Aspen's Original Horse Haven

With a 120-year history, the local landmark looks to the future.

08/06/2016 By Allison Pattillo

Let's Ride

Equine Etiquette 101: Top Tips for the Trails

Plus four area outfitting companies to take you into the high country.

08/06/2016 By Allison Pattillo

BOOT CAMP

Three Experts on How to Find the Perfect Fit for the Trail

From insoles to shims, it's time to pay equal attention to your hiking boots.

08/02/2016 By Cindy Hirschfeld

FLOAT ON

Preserving the Peace at North Star Nature Preserve

Threatened by overenthusiastic users, Aspen's North Star area benefits from greater outreach this summer.

08/02/2016 By Tess Weaver Strokes

PEOPLE

Conservation Calling: Meet the Wilderness Workshop's Newest Trailblazer

Rebecca Mirsky returns to her roots, reenergizing the beloved protector of local lands.

06/30/2016 By Katie Shapiro