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

    1 week 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

    4 weeks 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

    3 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

    4 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!

    4 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

    5 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

    5 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

    7 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

    9 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

    10 months 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

    10 months 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

    10 months 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…

  • Snow Sunday: What Skiing With Teenagers Can Teach You

    11 months ago.

    It was the last thing I needed to be doing. Ski P.E. at the Telluride Mountain School. I had papers to grade, a house to pack up to rent for Christmas, a graduate school class to prepare for, and a…

  • Telluride, Always for Christmas

    11 months ago.

    What was true two years in 2013 when our regular contributor Jesse James Mctigue originally wrote this story is abundantly true today, as we look out our windows at our winter wonderland: Telluride always for Christmas. A colleague asked me if…

  • Alpine Mentors Program at Jagged Edge 12/1

    1 year ago.

    The Telluride Mountain Club & Jagged Edge Mountain Gear host Steve House for an Evening in Telluride, The event, hosted by is Tuesday, December 1. 6 p.m. Join the Telluride Mountain Club for an evening with Steve House and his Alpine Mentors…

  • Telluride Ski Resort: 26 More Inches of New – And Counting

    1 year ago.

    The Telluride Ski Resort is happy to announce that thanks to the latest dump of fluffy, white powder over the past two days, our November snow total is now more than 4.5 feet. Between that and cold nighttime temperatures, our grooming team has…