A day in the backcountry

Local skier Alex Spencer peeks into a chute thats not quite
ready to be skied near Red Mountain Pass last weekend. Spencer traverses a ridge high in the San Juans on an already
thinning snowpack. Spencer practices leave no trace skiing on a crusty


In this week's issue...

January 25, 2024
Bagging it

State plastic bag ban is in full effect, but enforcement varies

January 26, 2024
Paper chase

The Sneer is back – and no we’re not talking about Billy Idol’s comeback tour.

January 11, 2024
High and dry

New state climate report projects continued warming, declining streamflows