With the platform about 30 yards from the Gemini lift, downtown Denver is now ski-in, ski-out. (Of course, there’s a two-hour train ride in between those steps, but why sweat the details?)
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Weekend passenger train service between Denver’s Union Station and a new rail platform steps from the slopes of Winter Park starts Jan. 7.
The Scenic Loop Trail adjacent to Maroon Lake has been closed for two days this week because a trio of lovelorn bull moose lounging in the area pose a danger to hikers.
6th annual Wright Awards finalists reflect diversity, innovation in Colorado’s outdoor / lifestyle industries
The dozen finalists for the sixth annual Wright Awards include Bonsai Design, Big Agnes, South Main Co., Vintage Overland, Waste Farmers, Hala Gear, Johnson & Held, Backcountry Access, Rapidgrass festival, Corbeaux Clothing, Ouray Ice Park and Borealis Fat Bikes.
Amtrak and Winter Park have negotiated with Union Pacific to offer weekend train service between Denver and the Grand County ski area for the 2016-17 winter.
The Colorado Office of State Auditor is suing Great Outdoors Colorado to force a performance audit of the grant program, which GOCO says jeopardizes its constitutionally provided independence from state meddling.
The Curtis joins a growing number of hotel properties in Colorado to embrace the latest in room key technology.
Outdoor adventures — such as hot air balloon rides, whitewater rafting, back-country skiing, rock climbing and mountaineering — can end in disaster. But the rules governing those who provide those experiences in Colorado can be weak or non-existent.
The Colorado Department of Transportation confirmed a record number of commuters — more than 1.3 million — traveled through Eisenhower Johnson Memorial Tunnel along Interstate 70 during July, a 7 percent increase (almost 87,000 more cars) over the same month total for 2015.
Arrests have soared in Breckenridge, Dillon and Silverthorne, where all three police departments have already made more arrests this year than they did in all of 2015.