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Fun Facts – Colorado’s Wild Weather

by Pam North The coming of winter to our mountains has the effect of turning its residents’ thoughts to the weather. No state boasts a greater variety of weather and climate ...
Eldora Mountain Resort Job Fair Oct 29-Nov 7 2013

Ignite is back!

Eldora Mountain Resort Extends Disabled Ski Program Lease with Ignite Adaptive Sports Boulder, Colo., November 1, 2013—Ignite Adaptive Sports, the 35-year-old local nonprofit that ...
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Summer local wins 10K

Barbara Lawlor Eldora Of the 151 runners in the LaSportiva 10K trail run at Eldora Mountain Resort last Saturday, July 27, only a handful were local residents. Of those, the first ...
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Naturally Speaking

“Odds and Ends” Dave Hallock Eldora This spring’s moisture had me thinking that we would be safe from fire danger until after the July monsoons, but nature threw a curve ...
Gilpin Softball

Players, Bobtail tie for first

Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County Being on top of the Gilpin County Adult Coed Softball League is like being number one in a ski race midway through the start list: you could slide to second, ...
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Eldora opens 50th year

Barbara Lawlor Nederland The road to Eldora was flanked by meadows of dry, but still golden, grasses. There wasn’t much of a winter feeling. As the road wound uphill towards the ...
The Mountain-Ear

Colorado’s crazy climate and wild weather

Pam North Peak to Peak The coming of winter to our mountains has the effect of turning its residents’ thoughts to the weather. No state boasts a greater variety of weather and ...

Eldora shoots for early opening

Barbara Lawlor Eldora Last week a couple of I-70 ski areas opened for the season. Even if it meant having only one run available for the early season crowds, they vied for boasting ...