Tag: Colorado

Mountain Attitude: A Neighborly Welcome in Crested Butte, Colorado

Crested Butte Mountain Resort

“Crested Butte is so far away.” That was always my excuse for not making the four and a half hour drive from Denver to this small mountain ski town. A couple weeks ago, I finally  “sucked it up” and hit the road to “Colorado’s last great ski town.” I won’t lie, it was a long

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9 Things to Do in Denver in the Winter

Denver in Winter

Most people travel to Colorado in the winter to enjoy the mountains. It makes sense. The mountains are the best place to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and many other outdoor winter activities. I get it. As a local, I’m up in the mountains a lot in the winter, enjoying the ski resorts as often as

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6 Denver Coffee Shops You Should Visit

My travels have slowed down the last couple months, and I’ve been hanging around Denver a lot as a result. What’s a girl to do between adventures? Explore her own city, of course. I’ve been jumping around town, enjoying various activities and checking out new breweries. But in my explorations, I’ve also found some eclectic,

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11 Things I learned at the Great American Beer Festival

It’s been over a week since the Great American Beer Festival, and I’m happy to report I’ve almost fully recovered from my hangover (the good kind). I’m still riding high on a wave of blondes, pilsners, sours, porters, IPAs, reds, and saisons. My first year at GABF was a success, a memorable evening I’ll cherish

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