Big Head Todd & The Monsters perform free concert to celebrate Winter Park, new stage
Arts / Music / Summit County/Grand County

Big Head Todd & The Monsters perform free concert to celebrate Winter Park, new stage

WINTER PARK The Town of Winter Park will be holding a ribbon cutting celebration this Thursday, June 22 to commemorate the spectacular new Hideaway Park Stage located in the heart of downtown Winter Park.  As part of the festivities, Colorado’s own beloved Big Head Todd & The Monsters will play a free concert from 6-8 … Continue reading

10 new, emerging summer adventures in Colorado
Colorado / Get Out of Town

10 new, emerging summer adventures in Colorado

DENVER Colorado’s rugged terrain, outdoor beauty and inventive residents give way to unique, outdoor, adventure crazes.  From burro racing in Leadville and practicing yoga on the water in Boulder to electric biking in Steamboat Springs and river surfing near Denver, Colorado offers several emerging summer outdoor adventure experiences. For more information on Colorado’s unique adventure … Continue reading

Advance purchase of National Park pass available
Rocky Mountain N.P.

Advance purchase of National Park pass available

ESTES PARK Rocky Mountain National Park visitors can now purchase a one day entrance pass or weekly entrance pass online.  Visit go.nps.gov/rockyfees and follow the prompts.   Your email confirmation will serve as your pass.  Print out your email receipt, or show park staff at the entrance station your email confirmation on your mobile device.  Take … Continue reading

Winter Park open for summer activities
Get Out of Town / Summit County/Grand County

Winter Park open for summer activities

WINTER PARK, Colo. – Winter Park Resort opened its summer operations Saturday, June 10 with a big kick-off weekend that included the 8th annual Winter Park Chocolate Festival and the opening of Trestle Bike Park. Colorado’s premier mountain bike park, Trestle, opened for the season with a variety of trails for riders of all abilities.  … Continue reading

COVER: Take a hike on region’s many outstanding trails
Get Out of Town / Hiking/Backcountry

COVER: Take a hike on region’s many outstanding trails

  New, long-established trails provide access, recreation    FRONT RANGE Trails are a valuable resource for promoting health, fitness, and a connection with nature. Their use is the number one recreational activity in Colorado. Trails are how many Coloradans and visitors connect to nature and wildlife. According to the 2016-2026 Statewide Trails Strategic Plan, each … Continue reading

Arts / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Trident Winds Woodwind Trio to perform at Beaver Meadows Visitor Center

ESTES PARK Rocky Mountain National Park welcomes Trident Winds Woodwind Trio from the Navy Band Northwest for a special Memorial Day Weekend evening program at 7 p.m., May 27, at the Beaver Meadows Visitor Center. Navy Band Northwest’s Woodwind Trio, “Trident Winds,” performs for official military ceremonies and receptions, as well as public concerts and … Continue reading

Rocky Mountain National Park to complete repairs to Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails
Hiking/Backcountry / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Rocky Mountain National Park to complete repairs to Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails

ESTES PARK The Director of the Intermountain Region, National Park Service (NPS), recently signed a decision document that will enable Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) to conduct reroutes and repairs to the Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails that were damaged in the September 2013 flood. Following the September 2013 flood, park staff prepared an Environmental … Continue reading