• In Between Storms: Get the Skis & Tune To Crush Corduroy

    1 week ago.

    “The (Boot)Doctor is in the House” is a series from beloved retailer, BootDoctors, about mountain lore and stories in which the good guys still win and get to ski powder. The Big Idea is to share the power of mountain…

  • Best Friend Handbook: Snowshoe To A Stronger You

    2 weeks ago.

    My friend Katherine Stuart writes a wonderful blog,”Best Friend Handbook,” everything from fashion and beauty tips to nutrition and recipes – including recipes for success. Her latest blog is all abut how working out in the cold for just 15 minutes, feet…

  • Fat and Skinny: Why A Fat Bike & Nordic Skis Are Essential In Winter Quiver

    3 weeks ago.

    “The (Boot) Doctor is in the House” is a series from beloved retailer, BootDoctors, about mountain lore and stories where the good guys still win and ski powder. The big idea is to share the power of mountain life: style,…

  • Jagged Edge: “Made In the U.S.A."

    4 weeks ago.

    They’re back and they’re better. We are talking about the “Classic” Journey Vest by Jagged Edge. Enter right now for a chance to win a Jagged Edge Journey vest (men’s or women’s model). By entering the contest, you also become a member of Jagged Edge’s Adventurers Community…

  • TIO SE Asia: Ride In The Country Not A Walk In The Park

    2 months ago.

    We had some cloudy mornings in Cambodia and relished the relief from the intense sun when we were out and about. The morning Chhay, our guide, proposed a bike ride among the rice fields dawned cloudy again. Good, so far!…

  • Telluride Library & Bookstore: "Tracking The Wild Coomba,” 11/12

    3 months ago.

    On 

Saturday, November 12, 6 p.m., Telluride’s Wilkinson Public Library and Between the Covers Bookstore present “Tracking the Wild Coomba,” a reading, book-signing, and slideshow featuring author Rob Cocuzzo and Doug Coombs' friend and admirer, adventurer-photographer Ace Kvale. Scroll to the end…

  • Summer Sunday: The Wyoming Winds

    6 months ago.

    My husband, Andy, had one week left of vacation and our objectives were simple: to get the kids outside and explore somewhere new. I’d been dreaming about Wyoming for a long time. I hadn’t been in almost 20 years and my…

  • TIO Montana: Glacier Park, #2

    6 months ago.

    Wednesday morning dawned gray and cool. Our intrepid group was in the car by 0730 for the drive up to Glacier Guides' headquarters just outside the Park's West Entrance. We soon loaded two vans, and headed up Going-to-the-Sun Road, the…

  • TASP: Ready To Ride? Semper Fi: Let's Roll!

    7 months ago.

    When I got to the parking area on Lizard Head Pass, nearly a platoon's worth of mountain bikes was lying on the ground. Each had the name of its rider on a piece of paper on the handlebar. The Semper…

  • Summer Sunday: Father's Day

    8 months ago.

    Father’s Day. What does it actually mean? Mother’s Day has clear, crisp expectations: flowers followed by brunch followed by more flowers. But dads lack that stock celebration. As a child, I remember making homemade cards, baking enormous cake-sized cookies, and…

  • Summer Sunday: Mountain Girl’s Logic for City Cycling

    8 months ago.

    It’s summer; it’s time to ride. For cyclists this means always. The family is going to Durango for the weekend? You ride to Dolores and have them pick you up. Grocery shopping in Montrose? You bring your bike and ride…

  • Telluride: Another Season

    10 months ago.

    A few moments ago (or is it my age?), we returned from our Autumn travels to find Telluride, and especially the surrounding mountains, blanketed with early season snow. So the opening of the ski area just before Thanksgiving was a…

  • TASP: “20 Years of Blue” Celebration

    11 months ago.

    Tickets for TASP’s “20 Years of Blue” Celebration, $70 in advance.; $75 at the door here. Tickets will also be for sale in Heritage Plaza in Mountain Village in front of the TASP van on Thursday, March 3, and Friday, March 4,…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Gus Kenworthy, X Games 2016 Preview

    1 year ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus continues with tips about ways to empower “Your Inner Athlete.” This week, Haley talks with Telluride’s Gus Kenworthy about how being in the closet, in other words hiding, affected the superstar athlete and local (well, international) hero physically, physiologically, and…

  • Telluride Mountain Club: Fundraiser, Film Night

    1 year ago.

    The Telluride Mountain Club Presents an Evening of Short Films at the Sheridan Opera House. Event is Thursday, February 4. Doors, 6 p.m.; show time, 7 p.m. Non-TMC members $10 at the door. TMC members are free. Telluride Mountain Club…

  • Snow Sunday: The Gift of Ski Racing

    1 year ago.

    Each sport has its own rituals, its own culture, its own weekend routine. And for those of us who grew up as athletes, it is these weekend routines, more so than the competitions, that defined our childhood. For me that…