Big-name ski resorts might give you bragging rights when you go back to the office, but lesser-known mountains can give you something else: less crowded slopes, shorter lift lines and even outlets for Crock Pots.
The Colorado Department of Transportation has significantly increased spending and created new programs to battle Sunday afternoon traffic headaches on Interstate 70 during the winter.
Winter driving conditions are being blamed for accidents that have closed Interstate 70 in two places on Thursday afternoon.
Just a few months ahead of the World Championships in February, Mother Nature isn’t cooperating.
The ski season kicks off this weekend with the Denver Ski and Snowboard Expo.
It’s been 15 years since the World Alpine Ski Championships was in the U.S., and that was in Colorado. Back then the venue only held 2,500 people. This time Beaver Creek is building a huge seating area for fans.
Town officials opened a time capsule sealed shut in 1989 when Vail hosted the World Alpine Skiing Championships the first time. It’d been sitting in a library in Vail for the past two decades.
Even though ski season is just starting, Vail is already looking forward to next summer.
Emergency crews in Eagle County and surrounding areas are training for one of the biggest events in Colorado’s high country by conducting disaster drills.
A second hiker missing in the Maroon Bells area has been found dead.