Colorado's Shoulder Season - Why It's The Best Time to Explore The Outdoors

Submitted by Andy on Wed, 09/02/2020 - 15:02

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What the heck is Shoulder Season? 

Shoulder season is simply the time between peak seasons and since we pride ourselves here in Colorado on our winter and summer activities, shoulder season is the time between those two. So, technically, there are two shoulder seasons per year. 

Get Ready For This Seasons Powder Days with Christy Sports Powder Daze

Submitted by Andy on Fri, 08/28/2020 - 10:02

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Christy Sports LLC, one of the leading Winter Sports specialty retailers in the US today announced their heritage ski and snowboard sale event, Powder Daze, will run exclusively online at www.christysports.com and not in its stores this year. The event will run from August 21 through September 7, 2020.

The Unique Stories of Colorado’s ‘Lost’ Ski Areas

Submitted by Alec Stowell on Wed, 04/22/2020 - 12:20

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If you’re a Colorado native or a long time Colorado resident and you’ve enjoyed all the beautiful ski areas the state has to offer, I’m sure at some point you’ve wondered about the ones throughout history that haven’t had the same success and no longer exist.

More Than Meets the A - the Steep Gullies and the Beavers at Arapahoe Basin

Submitted by Helen Olsson on Fri, 03/06/2020 - 13:57

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Tree Skiing at The Beavers and Steep Gullies at Arapahoe Basin - Helen Olsson 

The Saturday before last, I went to bed at 8:30 p.m. I mean lights out, sawing wood at 8:30. In fact, I’d crawled under the covers at 7:30 p.m., half an hour before prime time. This is something I don’t believe I’ve done since I was like 10. Here’s why:

Sun's out, fun's in - The Best Spring Events on the Slopes

Submitted by R. Scott Rappold on Wed, 03/04/2020 - 09:52

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Spring Skiing Fun at Arapahoe Basin - Curtis DeVore 

By R. Scott Rappold

Spring is nearly here in Colorado, and you don't have to be on a wild spring break road trip from Texas to get crazy on the slopes (though it certainly helps.)