Georgetown Lake Ice Fishing

Georgetown Lake Ice Fishing

Georgetown Lake is visible from I-70 and one of the main attractions in Georgetown. Year round the lake gets use, especially for fishing. The lake begins to freeze over around November and ice fishing commences when the ice gets thick enough, usually in early December. Later in the season, when the ice is real thick, […]

Colorado Winter Vacation Ideas

Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Winter is an exciting time in Colorado. Most snow sports are available across the Rockies and in many mountain towns. The destinations below feature nearby towns, skiing, hot springs, tubing and ice skating. 10 Winter Destinations: (links to section) Summit County Vail Valley Aspen Steamboat Springs Winter Park Front Range Southwest Colorado Central Colorado Crested […]

Colorado Ice Fishing Tournaments 2015

Colorado Ice Fishing

Get together with some friends and head out for an ice fishing adventure. Tournaments are held almost weekly from late December through the beginning of March. There are both team and individual tournaments. Adults will need a valid fishing license to compete in these tournaments. In most of the contests with multiple days, you are […]

Pagosa Dogsled Adventures: Get Your Mush On!

Pagosa Dogsled Adventures Winter Tour

Can you imagine celebrating an engagement, anniversary, or birthday under the full, January moon, racing across fresh snow on a sled pulled by 12 Alaskan Malamutes? The mushers and Malamutes of Pagosa Dogsled Adventures are pros at creating unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experiences for their guests. About to launch the second winter season, Twila Baker and her […]

The Man in the Bathtub in Downtown Grand Junction

Dalton Trumbo Statue Grand Junction

These days you don’t hear much about screenwriters. Big-name directors – the likes of Francis Ford Coppola, Woody Allen, Quentin Tarantino, the Coen Brothers, Paul Thomas Anderson, Wes Anderson – make movies from their own screenplays. But there was a time when screenwriters were every bit as big as the directors attached to a Hollywood […]

Amazing Adventures in Archuleta County

Archuleta County Wolf Creek Pass

Archuleta County is as breathtakingly beautiful as it is historically rich. While sipping wine in the riverside hot springs today, true tales from Pagosa’s Wild West past seem surreal. The Anasazi maintained a thriving community until 1125, followed by Navajo, Ute, and Apache peoples. Mexico ceded the area to the United States in 1848 after […]

Upcoming Colorado Winter Festivals

National Western Stock Show Parade

Winter is full of exciting carnivals to keep the spirits high. The season runs from December 21st, 2014 through March 19th, 2015. Festivities kick off during the holidays with a New Year’s Eve firework show in downtown Denver. January and February bring a number of can’t miss festivals, including the Winter X Games and Winter […]

Made In Colorado: Stranahan’s Whiskey

Stranahans Distillery Denver CO

Stranahan’s is Colorado’s first whiskey, distilled right here in Denver. The first batch of this 94 proof whiskey was distilled in 2004 and bottled in 2006. Free tours are generally offered throughout the week, except Tuesdays (at 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm). Reservations are recommended and can be made online. The guided tour takes you […]

Golfing at Arrowhead Golf Club

Arrowhead Golf Club Littleton

Arrowhead is one of the most scenic golf courses in the state. It’s located along the Front Range southeast of Denver, surrounded by tilted red rocks. These iconic sandstones rise out of the ground at 60 degree angles all around the course. It features rolling terrain, stunning landscapes and native wildlife throughout the course. Hole […]

Brighten your Holidays in Colorado Springs

Broadmoor Colorado Springs Christmas Lights

There are so many options for enjoying Christmas and New Year’s in and around Colorado Springs. The engaging events below just scratch the surface of the wonderful holiday experiences this town has to offer.  Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts The Colorado Springs Philharmonic will be offering up a Christmas Symphony on Dec. 21 […]