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Aspen & Snowmass: A Different Perspective

Black Tomato | Posted 08.07.2016 | Travel
Black Tomato

Dramatic landscapes, verdant valleys and snow-capped mountains infuse Aspen and Snowmass with a beauty that demands true appreciation.

I'm With Stupid: Saving Me From My Suspect Cycling Skills

Todd Hartley | Posted 09.25.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I want to take this opportunity to wish my mother, who turns a year older today, a very happy birthday, although I fear she won't have one.

I'm With Stupid: Man vs. Way More Food Than He Can Handle

Todd Hartley | Posted 10.27.2013 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

The burger arrived, and it was, indeed, mammoth. It was a pound of beef topped by a pound of cheese, green chilies, pork belly, lettuce, tomato and tortilla strips (it's supposed to have onion rings also, but that would be disgusting).

Fire on the Mountain: New Hike-To Terrain and Ullr Nights at Snowmass

Liftopia | Posted 05.25.2013 | Travel

When organized skiing began on Colorado's Snowmass Mountain in 1963, it's unlikely those early skiers, dreamers and developers could imagine how large and comprehensive the resort would become.

PHOTOS: 14 Luxurious Ski Hotels

Oyster | Posted 03.22.2013 | Travel

Skiing is one of our favorite winter activity: There's just something about getting out in the fresh air and fresh powder that does a body good.

PHOTOS: Top Ski Resort Spas

Liftopia | Posted 12.31.2012 | Travel

The water is traditionally piping hot, but you can cool down with icy washcloths over your face.

HuffPost Guides: Snowmass

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Snowmass in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers our guide...

Snowmass Dig Ends, Revealed 4,826 Bones

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.06.2011 | Denver

The largest fossil excavation project just wrapped up at the now infamous Ziegler Reservoir near Snowmass Village. The excavation quickly unearthed a ...

Mastodon Project To Air On PBS As National Geographic-NOVA Special

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 01.17.2012 | Denver

The National Geographic Society plans to feature the Snowmass Ice Age-finds on PBS as part of a NOVA special airing on PBS next year. A crew of mo...

UPDATE: Snowmass Is A Fossil Goldmine, 4,000+ Unearthed

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 07.18.2011 | Denver

Snomass has quickly turned into a fossil goldmine. The two-inch tooth of an ice age camel (aka the Camelops) was the most recent ancient discovery ...

Skier Dies In Snowmass After Being Run Off Trail

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A 77-year-old skier in Snowmass, Colorado died in on Wednesday after he told a good Samaritan that another skier had run him off the trail into the de...

Con Games: Snow Job in Aspen Skico Pay Stinkeroo

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

Like him or not, Lee Mulcahy's courageous stand has thrown open the curtain of a very tough, very taxing profession. The image of the glamorous ski instructor is exactly that -- an image.

Ski Resort Real Estate Rallies In 2010

The Aspen Times | Scott Condon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ASPEN -- The mountain resort real estate markets in Aspen, Vail and Breckenridge bounced back in 2010 after bottoming out in 2009, but they aren't clo...

Memories of Misadventures on a Family Ski Trip

Eileen Ogintz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Eileen Ogintz

Whenever kids are part of the equation, let go of all expectations. You'll be lucky if you get a few of those can't-believe-we're-here-together moments.

Con Games: Death Becomes Aspen

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

Here in Aspen and Snowmass, it's fair to say the young die frequently, perhaps the price to be paid for living among such mountainous and monumental beauty.

PHOTOS: Colorado's Greenest Ski Resorts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Even in the midst of the recession, environmental practices at ski resorts have been improving. That's according to a report from the Ski Area Citizen...

PHOTOS: Coolest Ski Apps Of 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

2010 figures to be a banner year for ski technology. Resorts around Colorado are churning out apps to assist in everything from restaurant reservatio...

I'm With Stupid: Digging Up an Offseason Reason for Snowmass

Todd Hartley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

You've heard of the La Brea Tar Pits, the place in Los Angeles where hundreds of fossils have been found, right? Well, now we've got something in Colorado just like it, except for all the tar.

Woolly Mammoth Remains Discovered Near Snowmass

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A construction crew near Snowmass, Colorado recently stumbled upon what is being called one of the state's most significant paleontological finds. ...

PHOTOS: Freeskier Magazine Ranks Best North American Ski Resorts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Last week, venerable ski publication SKI Magazine released its much-anticipated preseason rankings of the best resorts in North America. While the to...

PHOTOS: Which Colorado Ski Resorts Made SKI Magazine's Annual Top 20?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

SKI Magazine has released its annual ranking of North America's best ski resorts this week. For the fourth year in a row, Deer Valley Resort in Park ...

PHOTOS: Colorado's Most Expensive Zip Codes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Five Colorado zip codes made Forbes' annual list of the nation's priciest 500. The list presented few surprises, with Aspen ranked near the top at #2...

Which Colorado Ski Resorts Made Outside Magazine's List Of North America's Best?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Outside Magazine has released its annual list of North America's 16 Best Ski Resorts with five Colorado resorts making the list. Silverton placed at...

Ski Resort Openings: The Complete Schedule

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

It's officially the beginning of ski season here in Colorado! With four resorts already open, more opening this weekend and a slew of them opening ...

Aspen's Identity Crisis

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

The Related Westpac fiasco has left Snowmass with a gaping wound that will take a decade to close. Improvements at Aspen Mountain are likely to take a backseat to backfilling at Snowmass.