• Michael Sandmeier with the Colorado Prospectors Club examines a quartz vein. Photography: Ted Alan Stedman

    Digging In

    Slinging a small hand pick in a rocky hole on the side of a mountain isn’t something I’ve done much. Or at all, really. But the word is there’s good reason to be doing this here.
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  • Photography: Mark Reis

    Up in the Air

    “I’ll get out here,” the woman seated behind me said to The Broadmoor van driver. We were on a dirt road, on a very steep incline, headed way up to Cloud Camp, one of the resort’s newest properties.
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  • Photography: Camp Cheley

    Tech Time-Out

    Prior to checking into Camp Cheley in the Estes Park Valley, campers are usually busy on their phones, blasting out away messages via text and Twitter, email and Facebook, says camp owner Jeff Cheley.
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  • Photography: Cape Kidnappers

    The Kiwi Challenge

    It should have been an easy chip shot, five yards to a big putting green with the Pacific Ocean at my back and the sun casting a golden glow over my left shoulder.
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