While the rest of the country is in a panic over the snow, here in Colorado we are doing backflips. One Colorado resort in particular,Read more
Crested Butte Mountain Resort: The Makings of an Unprecedented Family Vacation
Guest post by Amber Johnson, an outdoor-lover, editor of The Denver Posts Mile High Mamas and blogs at Crazy Bloggin' Canuk.
My family had an unprecedented vacation to Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR).
It wasnt just attributed to the eight inches of fresh powder without a lift line in sight or the glistening Elk Mountains (the frozen equivalent of Shangri-La). But rather, because I skied my first double-black diamond run (Rachels)and later managed to fall gettingRead more
This guest blog post is brought to us by Denise who blogs at EatPlayLove.
A few weeks ago my family of four headed to Arapahoe Basin Ski Area on the Continental Divide in Summit County. The beauty of skiing A-Basin is that it's one of the first ski areas off of I-70 heading west, the exitRead more
Jane-A-Thon Helps Colorado Kids One Mogul at a Time
How many bump runs can you do in one day? You might have what it takes to be a Jane-A-Thoner. Jane-A-Thon is a pledge based ski-athon fundraiser centered on skiing every bump run at Winter Parks Mary Jane. Each year, Jane-A-Thon participants raise thousands of dollars for Invest in Kids and
Winter Festivals Abound
'Tis the season to find your festival. Snow celebrations are underway in Colorado Ski Country this week as resorts and towns hold events, parties and contests in honor of all things snow and winter.
Where best to put on a hairy, scary, creepy snowfest than Purgatory at DurangoRead more
This guest post is brought to you by Dan Rabin, freelance writer, beer crafter and mogul conqueror.
You Can Teach an Old Dog New Tricks
I had a moment of self-reflection recently following a decent, if unspectacular, ski day. I realized that, considering the number of years I'd been on skis, as a skier, I kind of sucked. Now, I'm not quite prehistoric, but when I donned my first alpine ski gear - complete with lace-up boots and cable bindings - Lyndon Johnson was president,Read more
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Joins the Safety Squad
National Safety Awareness Week continues in Ski Country, and CSCUSA has for the first time partnered with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) to continue promoting its message of keeping people aware, vigilant, and safe.Read more
37th Bud Light Cowboy Downhill Stampeded Through Steamboat
Earlier this week, riding took on a whole new meaning for 71 professional rodeo cowboys and cowgirls fromRead more