• The Club at Ravenna boasts one of the most beautiful courses anywhere. Photography: Ashton Ray Hansen

    Play Away

    While playing on mountain-high golf courses, or even in the foothills, have you watched an elk bugling, a deer nibbling on a tree or a fox hiding a treasure in a sand trap?
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  • Photography: Jack Affleck, Vail Resorts

    Cool Cats

    When it’s snowing cats and dogs it’s a match made in heaven, so the ski jargon goes. In other words, cat skiing is pure heaven for powder hounds.
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  • Snowshoeing with Rocky Mountain Conservancy combines exercise with education of the Park's winter ecosystem. Photography: Ted Alan Stedman

    Perpetual Motion

    During a long weekend in Estes Park earlier this winter I spotted a tourism brochure that read “Always in Season,” promoting the town as a year-round playground.
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  • In 2013, at age 17, Mikaela Shiffrin became the youngest woman in U.S. history to win a World Championship. Photo: Jeff Shiffrin

    Vail Valley’s Prestigious Powder

    When you live in Colorado it’s easy to forget that other states have skiing too. One reason why is because Vail became North America’s ski capital after it hosted the FIS Alpine World Ski Championship
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