What’s New With Colorado’s Ski Resorts?

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Eldora. Courtesy photo

Your favorite ol’ Colorado mountains are dishing up some new action for the winter of 2019. Here’s a look at some of the new offerings at some of Colorado’s popular ski resorts this season: Eldora Eldora, the closest ski mountain to Boulder, had a record season last year and is scheduled to open Nov. 15, […]

5 Ways to Enjoy Colorado’s Winter Wonderland

Colorado is snowier than the rest of the United States, with 64 inches of snow annually in Denver County, compared with 26 inches in the nation. Yet Colorado is also sunnier than the rest of the country, averaging 245 days of sunshine per year, compared with the U.S. average of 205. Sunnier and snowier is […]

Winter Day Trips From Boulder

With tons of mountain trails open year-round and a quick shot to the Eldora ski resort, we’re not going to lie; we think Boulder is the perfect little snow globe for a winter vacation. But more adventure awaits just beyond the Boulder bubble. With the ski slopes to the west, it’s an obvious option to […]

The Best Places to do ‘Snowga’ (Yoga in the Snow) in Boulder

Snowga

Boulder is multi-talented. But a couple things the city is really good at? Orchestrating epic snowstorms and striking yoga poses. Combine the two and you’ve got “snowga”— which is a trend that’s taking social media by (snow)storm. Boulder gets nearly 90 inches of snow each year, with the most powder coming down in February and March, […]

Ultimate Guide to Eldora Mountain Resort

You can go skiing close to Boulder. Here’s the scoop on how to master the nearby Eldora Mountain Resort. Ultimate Guide to Boulder’s Neighborhoods This article is part of a larger series. To see all the articles in this Ultimate Guide, click here. Where is it? Eldora’s location is one of its greatest appeals. It’s […]

7 Winter Hiking Tips in Boulder

As the saying goes, there is no bad weather. Only bad equipment. You can (and should) hike in Boulder year-round. But when the temps drop and the snow falls, you will need to take a few extra precautions to make sure you remain safe and enjoy yourself. 1. Get informed. Stop by the Chautauqua Ranger […]