• Summer Sunday: Father's Day

    1 week 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

    1 week 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

    2 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

    3 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,…

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

    4 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

    4 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

    5 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

    5 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…

  • Telluride, Always for Christmas

    6 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

    7 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

    7 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

    7 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,…

  • Fall Sunday: How I Fell for the Mountains to Desert Ride

    8 months ago.

    My path to a road bike started with (as the best things often do) a dare. Or perhaps I should say a compromise. My husband Andy wanted me to ride the Mountains to Desert Ride, a 103-mile ride from Telluride…

  • Telluride Mountain Club: Trails Survey

    8 months ago.

    Telluride Mountain Club seeks to create a trails vision for the Telluride region. The Telluride Mountain Club (TMC) has created a survey for locals and visitors of Telluride to help create a regional trails vision. The survey is intended to compile…

  • Telluride Adaptive Sports Program: Bob Miller Memorial Golf Classic

    9 months ago.

      On Thursday, September 17, 2015 the Telluride Adaptive Sports Program will host their 17th Annual Bob Miller Memorial Golf Classic. This tournament will take place at the Telluride Ski and Golf Club in the Mountain Village with proceeds benefiting…

  • Summer Sunday: Climbing Ajax for the First Time (With Kids Hiking!)

    9 months ago.

    The day started with a trip to Clark’s candy aisle at 7 o’clock in the morning. “Pick out anything you’d like,” I said to my girls, ages 6 and 9. Siri and Quincy looked at me like I was crazy.…