Two skiers survived an avalanche that happened in the Paradise Divide area northwest of the town of Crested Butte.
Authorities say a 51-year-old man escaped injury when he crashed his small plane shortly after taking off from the Telluride Airport.
The Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport is getting a nonstop flight from Chicago O’Hare International Airport on Saturdays during ski season.
The calendar says it’s spring, but it’s still snowing in parts of the Colorado mountains.
The U.S. Forest Service says it has enough information from a Wyoming company to launch an analysis of its proposal to mine molybdenum near Crested Butte.
The avalanche danger is high in Colorado’s northern and central mountains following one of the nation’s deadliest avalanches.
They may look silly, and even clown-like, with their giant oversized tires, but the only thing bigger than the mark fat bikes leave on trails is the impact they are having on the cycling industry.
While the skis and snowboards are freshly waxed and ready for the big storm, the cold reality of the snow season is the promise of the painful I-70 traffic.
Several Colorado ski resorts are making après ski a bit fancier, with drinks that leave weary skiers shouting, “Another round, barkeeper!”
Crested Butte Mountain Resort is marking Dec. 12, 2012, with a special deal.