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2014 Captain of the Boat Gravity Fed Race Series downhill biking results: Race No. 5 and final overall results

2014 Captain of the Boat Gravity Fed Race Series downhill biking results: Race No. 5 and final overall results

Wilderness Act 50th anniversary events kick off Tuesday

A week of events kicks off Tuesday in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.

Steamboat Springs Stage Race: Time Trial Results

Steamboat Springs Stage Race: Time Trial Results

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Elkhead Reservoir's future uncertain as non-native fish populate Northwest Colorado

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is looking at different ways to manage four endangered fish along the Yampa River, and Elkhead Reservoir is the focus of a discussion in which officials are looking at removing non-native fish and draining the 900-acre body of water located in Moffat County.

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Annual Chuck Wagon Chili Challenge brings new competitors, secret recipes

Bringing new competitors and secret recipes the ninth annual Chuck Wagon Chili Challenge will take place this Sunday in downtown Steamboat.

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Before the end of summer, embark on a new adventure

Surrounded by national forest, Steamboat is far enough out of the way that there are many secret getaways for a weekend adventure. A few locals shared their favorite trails for hiking, biking, camping, and climbing.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘If I Stay’ offers mellifluous music-based melodrama

Hopefully you’re consulting something other than contemporary cinema when you look at the big questions, such as, “What’s the point of life?” Indeed, “If I Stay” can’t answer queries like this — and doesn’t try — but it maintains its own charms nonetheless.

Top 5 events this weekend for Aug. 29 to Sept. 1

It's Labor Day weekend in Steamboat! Even though the summer is soon coming to an end, there still are plenty of events to attend.

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Labor Day weekend brings downtown sidewalk sales

With an eventful Labor Day weekend coming, the annual Sidewalk Sale will take place at businesses along Lincoln Avenue, each offering end-of-season and back-to-school bargains starting Friday at 9 a.m.

Community Agriculture Alliance: Soil health

Soil health — you may have heard this latest descriptor and wondered what it is. Hopefully, by now you are aware that soil is not just dirt. It’s a complicated ecosystem that takes place beneath our feet to support the environment that we see above ground.

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Adventure of the Week: Gold Creek Lake proves to be a great 1st backpacking trip

Leave it to Steamboat Springs for you to drive an hour outside of town, hike for two hours in the wilderness and still see several people you know along the way. That was the case when my fiance, Erik, and I decided to go on our first backpacking trip in the Mount Zirkel Wilderness Area.

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Gardening with Deb Babcock: Plant garlic now for bigger bulbs next fall

Spaghetti sauce, Caesar salad, shrimp scampi and many other favorite foods have a common ingredient that can be easily grown here in the mountains: garlic.

Summit-X Enduro Benefit Race: Downhill biking results for Aug. 24, 2014

Summit-X Enduro Benefit Race: Downhill biking results for Aug. 24, 2014

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Jimmy Westlake: Cassiopeia hosts Comet Jacques this week

Passing close to the "W" of Cassiopeia this week is the little green fuzz ball called Comet Jacques. Discovered last March 13, Comet Jacques is due to pass a safe 52.4 million miles from Earth on Thursday.

Eugene Buchanan: Hail to the new trail

Those with mortal lungs were milking freshies on the 4.25-mile Morning Gloria, Steamboat Springs' newest mountain bike trail. You only get one chance at a first impression and Morning Gloria’s was...glorious.

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