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Sauce on the Blue, Silverthorne

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017 in Restaurant Reviews | 0 comments

There is a fresh new addition to the growing chapter in Silverthorne’s town center development and it tastes really good. Sauce on the Blue is the brainchild of Shevy Rashidi and his restaurant partners. They are not new to the food scene and have brought a beautifully laid out restaurant with an excellent menu for the local community and our area’s visitors to enjoy, Sauce on the Blue. Sauce on the Blue brings Italian Dining and Pizza with old world influenced recipes and preparations in a beautiful new location. The well thought out decor is inviting with a contemporary industrial feel with rustic finishes. The atmosphere is relaxing with...

Snowshoe for the Cure, Frisco

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017 in MTN Life | 0 comments

The name may have changed, but Snowshoe for the Cure is still the same funky intersection of pink, happy and hope you have become used to over the years. Susan G. Komen Colorado has partnered with the Town of Frisco’s Nordic Center to continue the tradition of snowshoe fun and community spirit which has raised over 1 million dollars since its inception to fight breast cancer. Susan G. Komen Colorado has always been a partner of this event, but for the 2nd year they are bringing their own passion and considerable love of events to Frisco as a full-fledged event organizer. Friday, March 3, 2017 from 5:00pm – 8:00pm Join us for Frisco’s Pink Party for packet pick-up and...

The Taste of Vail Adds New Seminars to a Great Lineup

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017 in Events | 0 comments

The Taste of Vail, announced additional seminars as part of its 2017 event taking place April 5-9, 2017 in the heart of Vail, Colorado. As one of the nation’s top food and wine festivals, it is one of the few events in the country that invites dozens of winemakers and owners from all over the world to pour wine and interact with participants. The Taste of Vail develops a series of new seminars each year designed to help food and wine enthusiasts expand their knowledge in fun and interactive sessions. The latest new seminars include: Riesling Rising: Refined, Expressive & Dry With new winemaking techniques, enthusiastic growers have given...

Extended Lift Hours for Aspen Snowmass Mountains

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in Skiing & Snowboarding | 0 comments

Ok, how awesome is this – As daylight hours last longer, selected lifts at all four Aspen Snowmass mountains will be open until 4 p.m. starting now through the rest of the season. On Aspen Mountain the Silver Queen Gondola, Ajax Express and the FIS lift will run until 4 p.m. At Snowmass, the Elk Camp Gondola, Village Express and Sheer Bliss lifts will run later than 4 p.m. The Exhibition lift at Aspen Highlands and the Summit Express lift at Buttermilk will also run until 4 p.m.   In addition, sunset skiing on Aspen Mountain is set for Friday, March 31. The Silver Queen Gondola and Ajax Express...

Twin Lakes & The Interlaken Trail Hike – The Trailhead, Buena Vista

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in MTN Life, Treks & Travels | 0 comments

Buena Vista, Colorado and the surrounding area offer some amazing trails that take you away from other crowded regions and allow for some serious peace and quiet while getting in a great workout. The Trailhead, a wonderful locally owned and operated outdoor specialty retailer in Buena Vista, Colorado shared a recent snowshoe in Twin Lakes along the Interlaken Trail. This hike rests in a beautiful mountain range between Buena Vista and Leadville. The gorgeous mountains that surround Twin Lakes make it the perfect area for a scenic drive or outdoor excursion.  Here is a picture we grabbed from yesterday. It was very cloudy, but you can still see the awesome mountains that...

Home Buying Tips to call your favorite mountain town “Home”

Posted by on Feb 24, 2017 in Homes and Realty | 0 comments

“Home”, It can refer to the structure where you live, the feeling of settling in after a long day’s work or play, or the sense of community you feel in the town where you reside. It can mean all these things and more. As a REALTORⓇ, I sell homes.  But what am I really selling?  A foundation, ‘x’ beds/baths, maybe some land, space to cook meals, a place to sleep at night? Sure, but that is not the most important thing that we as REALTORS do. Much more than selling someone a piece of property, we connect people with the right property that evokes for them their true feeling...

Tips for Staying Healthy and Hydrated During the Last Few Weeks of Winter

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Wellness & Yoga | 0 comments

Colorado’s mountains have experienced some pretty spectacular snowfall over the past few months. According to the National Resources Conservation Service, from November 17, 2016 through January 1st, snowpack in the mountains grew at the fastest rate since 1986. If you’re like me, you’ve been taking advantage of this fresh powder by spending more time on the slopes or snowshoeing in the foothills. This increase in daily physical activity is great for your overall health. But it could impact your appetite and thirst levels. If you suddenly find yourself ravenous throughout the day, consider these nutrition tips to remain in top shape as we head into the last few weeks...

Devil’s Thumb Ranch & Spa – Get Away By Train

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Sponsors, Stay | 0 comments

At Devil’s Thumb Ranch Winter’s are not just for downhill…there’s also uphill and through the forest. There are frozen lakes to skate across, thrilling hills to sled down. And all of them are available at Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa. Now you can get to Devil’s Thumb by Train! You can book weekend rides, one way or round trip, from Denver’s Union Station to the platform right at Winter Park! The train hit the tracks January 7th, and runs Saturdays, Sundays, and have an additional round-trip on Monday holidays during January and February. Book now, as the train will only run until March 26th. Stay for the week,...

Michael Franti will Rock Winter Park’s Springtopia

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Music Scene, Uncategorized | 0 comments

April will be rocking at Winter Park Resort with a full lineup of live shows throughout its month-long Springtopia celebration, concluding with the much anticipated FREE concert on April 22, featuring the funky, reggae beats of headliner Michael Franti & Spearhead. As springtime hits the Rocky Mountains, Winter Park is set to host one of this season’s most anticipated events, the Springtopia finale concert, which kicks off at 12:30 p.m. with local favorite Hunker Down, followed by Denver’s own The Rick Lewis Project. Then Winter Park will “Say Hey” to Colorado’s beloved Michael Franti & Spearhead as they take the stage to conclude the fun-filled afternoon. Then on April 23, ...

Women’s Ski Week – Breckenridge Ski Resort

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017 in Events | 0 comments

Get ready ladies Women’s Ski Week returns for the third time to Breckenridge Ski Resort now through Feb.19, 2017. The week-long celebration at Breck features a three-day Women’s Camp, Women & Wine, First Tracks, Ski Girls Rock, a fireside chat with female leaders and free yoga classes. Women’s Ski Week helps empower and support women and girls who have never tried skiing to those that ski frequently. It’s about having fun, being comfortable, gaining skills, building bonds and creating a life-long love for the sport of skiing. Women’s Ski Week provides activities for all levels and ages. Breckenridge has created programs and lessons just for girls and women. Women’s Camp,...

Charlift Speed Dating – Luvbyrd.com

Posted by on Feb 4, 2017 in Events | 0 comments

Luvbyrd is teaming up with Loveland Ski Area to host their 3rd chairlift speed dating event on Saturday, February 11, 2017! How it works is, Luvbyrd pairs everyone together based on age and gender, then you ride the chairlift up with the option to ski down together, make a few runs, or meet at the bottom where you will be matched up again. Each time you take a ride up you receive a raffle ticket for the end of the day raffle. Registration begins at 9am. “Daters” begin heading up at 10am. Speed dating will last till 2pm.  The whole event moves to the deck for social hour and raffle. The event is...

Five Steps for a SMART 2017

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in Wellness & Yoga | 0 comments

Welcome to a new year! For many people, January is a time of renewal. A time to think about the possibilities of a new year and create resolutions for change. New Year’s resolutions may involve losing weight, dating or changing jobs. And while more than 40 percent of Americans say they make New Year’s resolutions each year, University of Scranton reports that just 8 percent of people achieve the goals they make.  We are heading to the end of the month and wonder if you are sticking to your New Year’s Resolutions Why do most resolutions lose steam after a few weeks? Often it’s because they are made on...

The Jailhouse Craft Beer Bar – Jailed in Buena Vista and Loving It!

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in Restaurant Reviews | 0 comments

Main Street in Buena Vista is quickly becoming one of Colorado’s prime mountain town destinations.  Nestled in at the base of the Sawatch Range, this small town nook offers a fantastic combination of restaurants, shops, parks, and trails.  Sarah Haughey, a recent city dweller, mountain lover, and beer drinker decided that all that was missing was access to unique and rotating craft beers, so she decided to do something about it. Buena Vista’s new watering hole is on track to become a gem in Colorado for beer connoisseurs.  The Jailhouse Craft Beer Bar, located on Main Street in Buena Vista, CO is tucked behind a large iron gate, a...

Keystone Resort to Extend Their Season

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in Skiing & Snowboarding | 0 comments

It has been dumping and with nearly 16 feet of snow, so far this season – the snowiest winter at Keystone Resort in at least 10 years – the resort announced today that it will extend the season by one week to Easter Sunday, April 16. Following the third snowiest December in Keystone’s history with 81 inches or nearly seven feet, the resort has already received another 81 inches of snow this month alone with a week still remaining before February arrives. This marks the first time in resort history that Keystone has received 80 inches or more of snow in back-to-back months. “The record-breaking snow seemingly has not...