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Montanya Tasting Room by Nathan Bilow

Blooming Where We Are Planted

Three-and-a-half years ago, the Hoskin family pulled up every stake we had set down over a decade and relocated two adults, two children and two companies to READ MORE

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Crested Butte Opening Day

By Francesca Pavillard-Cain I am skiing through three feet of fluffy powder down Teo, then Hawk’s Nest, and finishing with a high-speed jump off the cat track READ MORE

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A True Fish Story

By Shelly Steig The first time I heard there was salmon fishing in Colorado—yes Colorado! I was amazed. And this isn’t just any fishing—in Colorado the salmon READ MORE

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Seasons Collide

October is a time of seasonal confusion in Crested Butte. We’re caught between seasons and activities. As the weeks pass, snow levels descend lower on the peaks READ MORE

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A Perfect Day in Curecanti

by Sandra Snell-Dobert Ah, early September in the Gunnison Basin. My favorite time of year begins with fall’s quilt of color starting to ease over the hillsides. READ MORE

Big Lake Fish

A Grand Fishing Season

Winding up the canyon I notice the truck thermometer drops to 39. It’s a stark reminder of how quickly the summer has gone by. They always seem READ MORE

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Lucky Me

Nearly every day I say to myself, “I am so lucky to live here.” Wow … just typing that brings a smile to my face. I wake READ MORE

Hiking Bliss

Hiking is one of my favorite pastimes in the Gunnison-Crested Butte Valley. There are so many trails that it’s typically hard to narrow it down to one. READ MORE

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