• Summer Sunday: Finding Chanterelles

    1 week ago.

    The goal of the trip wasn’t to gather mushrooms. We were headed to a hut to enjoy the last days of summer before school began. We were 12 people strong, 6 adults, 6 kids, loaded to the gills with chocolate,…

  • Summer Sunday: Invitation To Ride the CT

    1 week ago.

    Summer Sunday is sponsored by Telluride's Jagged Edge, professional gear for mountain lifestyles. Summer’s endless light, warm mornings and clear nights begs us to linger, to take our time and to stay out a little longer – regardless of what…

  • Summer Sunday: True Summer on the Oregon Coast

    4 weeks ago.

    When you go to the Pacific Northwest for a vacation, it’s best to keep your expectations low. Of course, the food will be great. The coffee. The beer. The views of fractured volcanoes looming in the distance. It’s the weather…

  • Summer Sunday: Backpacking with Grandpa

    1 month ago.

    When your 74-year old father-in-law calls to say he wants to spend some time with your kids this summer, you’re thinking the beach. Or maybe a visit back East. Possibly, Disneyland. What you’re not thinking is that he wants to…

  • Summer Sunday: Rafting Ruby-Horsethief

    2 months ago.

    We’d been looking for a way to get on a rafting trip for a while. A raft, with its ample space for food and gear, seemed like the perfect way to get into the wilderness with kids. Enough space to…

  • On Being Coerced into Beauty

    3 months ago.

    First the insistent nudge, then the turn to see the LED numerals on the clock. "What!?" grumpily. "Gina has to go out." "*%#^! It's a quarter to five!" "Do you want me to take her out?" "No, damnit! I'll do…

  • Family Bike Dash supports We R-1, 5/30/2015

    3 months ago.

    Pedal power. Or how  bikes are changing the world one stroke at a time. That was one of a number of leitmotifs at Telluride Mountainfilm, where right out of the gate at Symposium, a young woman nearly stole the show with the teaser for…

  • Mountains-to-Desert: Scott Mercier in Town

    3 months ago.

    Telluride’s First Olympian, Scott Mercier, to recount his inspirational cycling story & the pressures of doping, Thursday, May 21, 5:30 p.m., Arroyo. Free, though donations accepted. Scott Mercier, Telluride’s first Olympian, descends upon Telluride on Thursday, May 21, 2015 to tell…

  • Spring Sunday: First Mountain Quail

    4 months ago.

    Growing up, there are certain markers that define your childhood. The first time you ride a two-wheel bike. The first time you catch a baseball. The first time you read a chapter book on your own. Yet, when you grow…

  • Jagged Edge Team: Elk Mountain Traverse

    5 months ago.

    Win or, what the heck, just finish, we are talking seriously gnarly. The Elk Mountain Traverse is an extraordinary 40-mile backcountry ski race between the towns of Crested Butte and Aspen, CO., where it finishes in gondola plaza. Starting at midnight…

  • Spring Sunday: What’s So Great About April?

    5 months ago.

    Each winter month in Telluride brings with it a different type of snow and different tempo. And although we all love a powder day, April corn may be the second most anticipated grade. April also offers a completely different tempo—she’s…

  • Telski: Mountain Town Get Down

    5 months ago.

    The Telluride Ski Resort welcomes the national reggae act, Iration, headlining the Mountain Town Get Down scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, March 28 and 29, 2015. Now in its second year, the Mountain Town Get Down attracts spring skiing and music enthusiasts for…

  • Freesking World/Snowboard Tour Hits Telluride 3/4-3/8

    6 months ago.

    Organizers announce the 2015 Freeskiing World Tour and Masters of Snowboarding Champions will be determined by which ski and snowboard athletes earn the most points at the Subaru Freeride Series (SFS) big mountain competitions.   Fans everywhere can witness the…

  • Telluride Adaptive Sports Program: Rockin' at the Opera, 3/6/2015

    6 months ago.

    Have you seen a wounded Veteran skiing with someone in a blue jacket out on a black run on the Telluride mountain? How about a special needs kid from the reservation having a ball on Double Cabins? Or a young…

  • San Juan Mountains Weather Forecast and Snow/Water from 2-26-15

    6 months ago.

    Scattered light snow showers develop later today/tonight as the latest moisture over eastern Utah moves overhead. There will be a small break in the snowy weather early tomorrow for a few hours. Later in the day, the storm that’s being…

  • San Juan Mountains Weather Forecast ~ 2/25/15

    6 months ago.

    The next few days, unorganized northwest flow will predominantly affect the northern and central Colorado mountains and the north side of the San Juans. Our mountains will see overflow effect from this flow in the form of wind, clouds and…