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A life-sized replica of a mammoth from the ice age on display at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. (credit: CBS)

Take A Trip Back In Time To The Ice Age

Take a trip back in time thousands of years without a time machine or leaving Denver at the new “Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age” exhibit at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

02/13/2013

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Top Places to Dine After Skiing in the High Country

Nothing builds up an appetite like skiing or boarding in Colorado’s high country. Check out these resort restaurants that offer a unique experience.

01/16/2013

Tim Brown with CAIC checks the snowpack (credit: CBS)

Avalanche Forecaster Sees A Very Touchy Snowpack In The High Country

Dangerous conditions are forming in the high country. In many parts of the mountains the avalanche conditions are rated at considerable.

01/05/2013

Aspen Mountain and Snowmass Snow 9-17-12 (credit: Jeremy Swanson/Aspen/Snowmass)

Ski Patroller Dies After Avalanche At Snowmass

Aspen Skiing Company officials say an on-duty ski patrol member has died in an avalanche, becoming the first reported avalanche fatality so far this winter.

12/30/2012

Skiing at Aspen Highlands in 2006. (credit: CBS/Aspen Highlands Resort)

Aspen Highlands Opening Delayed By Lack Of Snow

Aspen Skiing Co. says Aspen Highlands won’t open for the season Saturday as planned because there’s not enough snow.

12/05/2012

Tubing in Vail on June 10, 2011. (credit: CBS)

Snow Tubing A Bright Spot In Slow Early Ski Season

Colorado ski resorts are opening to light crowds because of a dry fall and lack of snow. But a relatively new activity is coming in handy for skiers bummed by lack of snow – snow tubing.

11/26/2012

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Top Places To Rent Ski/Snowboard Gear In The Mountains

Want to take advantage of Colorado’s famous mountains without committing to buying expensive gear? Read on to find out where you can rent your ski and snowboard gear.

11/20/2012

Aspen (credit: CBS)

Aspen Joins With 3 Other Ski Destinations On Single Pass

Four of the top ski destinations in the West are offering a single pass for the upcoming season.

08/14/2012

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The Plastic Bag Issue Coming to a Ballot Box Near You

The Roaring Fork Valley is leading the way on addressing plastic bags in grocery stores, and what they are doing might appear on a ballot near you soon.

07/09/2012

The Vista Bahn chairlift at Vail Mountain (credit: CBS)

Big Storm A Little Late For About A Dozen Ski Resorts

This weekend’s winter storm left anywhere from half a foot to more than a foot of snow in many parts of the mountains. But it was too little too late and for about a dozen ski resorts who closed for the season Sunday.

04/15/2012

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