• San Juan Mountains Weather Forecast ~ Tuesday, December 13, 2016

    1 month ago.

    Ed. note: Our friend Jerry Roberts has been watching the weather in the San Juan Mountains for decades. The services he checks out, in addition to his on-the-scene observations give us a unique view of the weather that affects us.…

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

    1 month 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

    2 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

    5 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 National Park

    5 months ago.

    One could say Susan and I are empty nesters once removed: with one grandson out of college and on his own, two others out of the house and in college, our grand-daughter not far behind, family get-togethers require a little more planning.…

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

    6 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

    7 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

    7 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…

  • Snow Sunday: Singles Line

    10 months ago.

    Remember back in the day when there was no singles line in Telluride? Instead of being automatically funneled into the lift line and efficiently matched up with an incomplete chair load, you stood in line awkwardly, looked around, then yelled,…

  • TASP: “20 Years of Blue” Celebration

    10 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

    11 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

    11 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…

  • Telski Celebrates Telluride Adaptive Sports Program

    1 year ago.

    Recently I had the opportunity to participate in a new initiative by the Telluride Ski and Golf Company. While justifiably proud of Telluride's reputation as a haven for those seeking the biggest drops, the gnarliest lines, Telski has launched the…

  • Snow Sunday: What Skiing With Teenagers Can Teach You

    1 year 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

    1 year 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…