Shelter

A Downsized Yet Upscale Example of Frugal Living at Its Finest

As an experiment in frugal living, a local couple builds a minimalist green home that somehow has it all.

07/01/2017 By Devon O'Neil

For Rent

Paradise Leased

A serious shortage of worker housing turns apartment hunting into a joke.

01/01/2016 By Reilly Capps

Snowboarding

E Pluribus Unity

At 20, Summit's sole snowboard manufacturer outlasts the odds.

01/01/2016 By Devon O'Neil

Staying High

The 9,000-Foot Club

Summit's elevation puts it in a rarefied-air coterie that includes six continents and 140 million people.

01/01/2016

Get Wet

Land of Lakes

Frigid dips aside, there’s a lot to do—paddle, cast, sail, camp, lounge, explore—on and around an alpine lake in Summit County.

06/01/2015 By Devon O'Neil Photography by Liam Doran

Covet

Back Country Gear Guide

The latest in everything AT, for him and for her.

01/01/2015

Homes

Home Run

Nearly two decades after stumbling upon one of the most spectacular views on Breck’s Blue River, a California couple makes it their permanent address.

01/01/2015 By Devon O'Neil Photography by Bob Winsett

Living Here

Traffic Jam

What's to be done about ski country's expletive-inducing, gridlocked highway from hell?

01/01/2015 By Reilly Capps

Homes

Symphonic Stand

A contemporary log house on the forested slopes of Breck’s Peak 8 does double duty as a home for sixteen and a community social hub.

01/01/2014 By Ted Katauskas Photography by Bob Winsett

Fun in the Sun

Seasonal Lift

Breck’s new bike trails and kid camps offer a prelude of summertime fun to come.

06/01/2013 By Shauna Farnell

Homes

Brothers of Invention

Mark and Dan McCrerey may build homes at opposite ends of the economic spectrum, but they still share the same dreams.

06/01/2013 By Ted Katauskas Photography by Bob Winsett

Bicycling

Breaking Away

When the USA Pro Challenge's peloton rolls into Breckenridge in August, the world will be watching. Could this be America's Tour de France, or is a rerun of the Coors Classic?

06/01/2013 By Stephen Lloyd Wood Photography by Bob Winsett

Person of Interest

The Mayor of Adventureland

Dodging bullets, crevasses, and avalanches, John Warner governs Breck—and rules the mountains.

01/01/2013 By Devon O'Neil

Ski Shop Pioneers

The Boys of Winter

Outside, the Virgin Islands ski shop may not seem like much. It’s what’s inside that counts—and has made local history.

01/01/2013 By Devon O'Neil Photography by Bob Winsett

Arts

Keep Frisco Weird

Local artists whip up authentic Colorado creations.

01/01/2012 By Andy Stonehouse

Booze News

Oktoberfest 365

Frisco’s Prost channels a German beer-hall vibe.

01/01/2012 By Andy Stonehouse

Dining

Have it Your Way

Summit chefs who take the reins give people what they want.

01/01/2012 By Abigail Eagye Illustrations by Bob Winsett

People

Graduated Scales

Colorado Mountain College’s humble vice president advances the school through giant steps.

06/01/2011 By Devon O'Neil Photography by Bob Winsett

Shopping

Fireside Glow

These great goods from local retailers will help keep you cozy.

01/01/2011

Real Estate

Home on the Range

Owners find western tradition and rustic opulence at Shadow Creek Ranch.

06/01/2010 By Andrew Tolve