• Summer Sunday: The Wyoming Winds

    6 days 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

    3 weeks 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…

  • TIO Montana: Glacier National Park

    3 weeks 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!

    4 weeks 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: Mountain Girl’s Logic for City Cycling

    2 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

    4 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…

  • Snow Sunday: Singles Line

    5 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

    5 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,…

  • Telluride Mountain Club: Fundraiser, Film Night

    7 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

    7 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…

  • Telski Celebrates Telluride Adaptive Sports Program

    7 months 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

    8 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…

  • Alpine Mentors Program at Jagged Edge 12/1

    9 months 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

    9 months 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…

  • Telluride: The Real Deal

    9 months ago.

    Turkey day? Meh. Opening day of the winter ski season in Telluride (November 26). Now you’re talking. Reasons why Telluride over any other ski resort are laid out in purple prose (dusted with snow white) by one of our wonderful Sunday ladies,…

  • KOTO-fm: Ski Swap, Fun Starts 11/12

    9 months ago.

    KOTO Radio is happy to announce its 40th Annual KOTO Ski Swap. KOTO-f's annual ski swap takes place this year as follows: Thursday, November 12; Friday, November 13, Saturday, November 14, and Sunday, November 15, at the Wilkinson Public Library. Trade in your old winter swag and…