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Tuck Dynasty: Three Generations of Pucketts Make a Mark on Junior Ski Racing

19 Feb 15
Tuck Dynasty: Three Generations of Pucketts Make a Mark on Junior Ski Racing
Peggy, matriarch of the Puckett dynasty, grew up skiing at Snowbasin in Utah and was an Olympic hopeful for the 1968 Games. She went on to raise two Olympians of her own. Chris, her oldest, raced giant slalom in Albertville in the 1992 Games and graduated from Dartmouth in 1998. Younger brother, Casey, raced in four Winter Games, before switching to skiercross. He took gold in the 2007 X-Games skiercross and competed in the event at the 2010 Games.

Best Sixer Ever – Beer Poll

09 Feb 15
Best Sixer Ever - Beer Poll
Build the Perfect Colorado Six Pack! Craft beer is an essential part of the outdoor lifestyle in Colorado, and Elevation Outdoors magazine has been covering and partnering with local brewers since we began publication six years ago. Last year, Oskar Blues’ Dale’s Pale Ale won the EO March Madness Beer Poll. This year, we’re mixing things […]

Road to Hell: Will I-70 Traffic Get Better Before it Gets Worse?

09 Feb 15
Road to Hell: Will I-70 Traffic Get Better Before it Gets Worse?
The mind-boggling traffic of Interstate 70 can keep Front Rangers from enjoying the mountains. Is it going to get better? Or worse?

Go Play in the Highest City in Colorado This Winter: Leadville

06 Feb 15
Go Play in the Highest City in Colorado This Winter: Leadville
Each summer, a host of runners, riders and hikers test their mettle on grueling trails around this spunky mining town that claims the title of highest incorporated city in the U.S.A. But, check the place out in the winter, and you’ll find even more raw adventure, sans the crowds. PEDAL POWER Thought you had to […]

Prepare Gourmet Grub on Your Next Hut Trip

05 Feb 15
Prepare Gourmet Grub on Your Next Hut Trip
Haute Cuisine Skinning up the last few miles to a remote cabin surrounded by fields of fresh powder leaves you feeling exhilarated, exhausted and hungry as hell. You came for the snow and phenomenal views, but kicking up your menu planning will have you taking just as many photos of the food. Hors d’oeuvre. You’ve […]

Escape to the CMC’s Arestua Hut

04 Feb 15
Escape to the CMC's Arestua Hut
Located between Eldora Ski Resort and Rollins Pass Road, the Arestua Hut (a.k.a. Guinn Mt. Cabin) serves up peace and quiet that makes the steep and strenuous 4.5-mile climb up the flanks of Guinn Mountain from the ski area well worth the trip. Arestua is free and available on a first-come, first-served basis, so you […]