COVER: Nordic ski resorts, backcountry offer winter enjoyment
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COVER: Nordic ski resorts, backcountry offer winter enjoyment

FRONT RANGE In Colorado, a pair of cross-country skis can transport just about anyone from their everyday life into a peaceful forest environment of snow-laden trees, white meadows and trails running along frozen creeks. A hidden world of winter beauty and sensational settings can be unveiled throughout the Peak to Peak Region and neighboring Clear … Continue reading

Wildlife viewing popular, abundant along Front Range
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Wildlife viewing popular, abundant along Front Range

By Jeffrey V. Smith FRONT RANGE Abundant wildlife-watching opportunities, deep in the backcountry and up-close in public places, is often a top reason people are attracted to Colorado as a place to live and visit. Few other places in the country offer such epic wildlife viewing that includes a chance to see—and photograph—majestic large animals … Continue reading