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Colorado BlueGrass Grows Green Festivals
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Colorado BlueGrass Grows Green Festivals

The onset of warmer, longer days signals the start of festival season in Colorado.  It’s the time of the year when small towns play host to some of the best musical offerings in the high country and across the Front Range.  The distinctive fingerpicking, strumming and bowing sounds of rootsy […]

Steamboat Springs, Colorado, in the “Good Old Summertime”
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Steamboat Springs, Colorado, in the “Good Old Summertime”

The August sky appeared pure blue behind the white, giant, puffy clouds. The Yampa River, running through the 8,000 foot high ski resort at Steamboat Springs, Colorado, was surprisingly peaceful as our group, in individual plastic inner tubes, floated upon it, passing thick patches of green brush and trees lining the shoreline.

A High-Altitude Summer in Winter Park, Colorado
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A High-Altitude Summer in Winter Park, Colorado

My heart was pounding and I was out of breath as I pushed up Mount Epworth. I had been following the steep trail for some time wondering when the top would come into my sight…