Oskar Blues, Lyons join forces for bigger Outdoor Games, Burning Can festival
Culture

Oskar Blues, Lyons join forces for bigger Outdoor Games, Burning Can festival

LYONS Birthplace of Oskar Blues Brewery and the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park, Lyons, CO is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts and beer lovers alike. The collaboration between the Town of Lyons and Oskar Blues to produce Burning Can Fest 2017 at the Outdoor Games is the perfect culmination of both. With 50+ craft breweries, … Continue reading

Colorado Ski Country USA reports strong mid-season skier visits
Colorado / Skiing/Snowboarding

Colorado Ski Country USA reports strong mid-season skier visits

COLORADO Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced today that its 22 member ski areas reported an increase in skier visits in January and February this year. Skier visits at CSCUSA ski areas were up 1 percent during the second period of the 2016-17 season, which runs from January 1, 2017 through February 28, 2017, compared … Continue reading

Coyotes subject of March 25 Rocky Mountain Conservancy class
Culture / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Coyotes subject of March 25 Rocky Mountain Conservancy class

ESTES PARK Did you know that the Coyote is our country’s second largest canine? Often misunderstood, the coyote has profound impact on our everyday lives. Join the Rocky Mountain Conservancy on March 25th for the Coyotes: The Song Dogs of the West class, taught by Jared Gricoskie, to learn about those impacts and why the … Continue reading

Film / Food & Drink / Uncategorized

Mountainsmith hosts Big City Mountaineers’ 2017 Brew & View

GOLDEN Mountainsmith—craftsmen of backcountry equipment and recreational outdoor gear—hosts Big City Mountaineers’ annual Brew and View on Wednesday, March 22, 6-9 p.m. at the American Mountaineering Center in Golden. Brew and View attendees can expect a viewing of the movie Uncharted Lines, beverages from Upslope Brewery and a raffle contest. Tickets are $40, and include two … Continue reading

Arts

Gilpin Library conducts artist-in-residence search

GILPIN COUNTY Gilpin County Public Library is pleased to announce its next search for an artist to be featured in our tenth annual Artist-in-Residence program.  The library is accepting letters of application from artists of all kinds for the 2017 Artist-in-Residence Program.  Artists’ letters should describe themselves and their experience in a particular art form … Continue reading

Evening program features adventurer-composer Stephen Lias, March 18
Arts / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Evening program features adventurer-composer Stephen Lias, March 18

ESTES PARK On Saturday, March 18, at 7 p.m. Rocky Mountain National Park will offer a special evening program event in collaboration with the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra.  Join us at the Beaver Meadows Visitor Center auditorium for an interactive evening with Rocky’s former Artist-in-Resident, adventurer-composer Stephen Lias. Mr. Lias brings a fresh perspective on nature … Continue reading