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The great Colorado ‘Fourteener’ road trip

With 53 mountains rising at elevations above 14,000 feet, Colorado is home to far more ‘fourteeners’ than any other state (second-place Alaska has 29.)<p>While the rugged peaks have inspired countless mountain adventurers who race each other to see who can climb them all in the shortest amount of …

Hiking

The Best Green Chile in Denver in 2018...and Through the Decade

<b>2008<br>Jack-n-Grill<br>2524 Federal Boulevard<br>303-964-9544</b><br>Until everyone gets it through their heads that real green chile means roasted, chopped green …

New Mexico

Best snowshoeing in Colorado: 5 hikes for beginners

Helen H. Richardson, Denver Post fileA trio of snowshoers make their way along the trail toward a 10th Mountain Division Hut outside of Leadville …

Hiking

10 Best Easy Hikes with Big Rewards

There are few things better than a long, tough hike—except maybe a short, easy hike that puts you in the thick of the wild in a hurry. Short hikes are ideal for those people who say they don’t like to hike—your grandmother, your new significant other, maybe even you. And who knows, once those …

These Makeup Lines Have Serious Skin Benefits

No-makeup makeup is no longer just a fleeting trend — it's one of the biggest beauty staples, and it’s not going anywhere soon. So, of course, …

42 Best Cabin Getaways

Far Meadow, Sierra National Forest, CA<p><i>Related:</i> <i>Pitch your tent at the best Yosemite campgrounds</i><p>Yosemite may be only 12 miles away, but Far Meadow’s …

Hiking

11 Cozy French Recipes To Warm Up Your Weekend

When we think of French food, we typically imagine fancy white tablecloth restaurants and pâtisseries with pyramids of pastel-colored macarons. But when the French cook at home, they gravitate to simple (yet incredibly delicious) comfort food. From beef bourguignon to potatoes au gratin, here are …

Cooking

As a Photographer, These are 13 Free Apps I Wouldn't Leave the House Without

If you're a new photographer, let me let you in on a little secret...There are hundreds of photography apps available for iOS and Android devices …

Apps

The Ten Best I-70 Pit Stops Between Idaho Springs and Glenwood Springs

<b>Westbound & Down Brewing Company/The Buffalo<br>1617 Miner Street, Idaho Springs<br>720-502-3121</b><br>When were growing up in Colorado, every trip to the mountains …

Texas

20 Colorado hikes for spectacular fall color

Summer’s wildflowers have faded, but a new burst of color is coming to Colorado’s mountains. Fall is nearly here, and with the cooler temperatures, …

Hiking

21 Slow Cooker Recipes That'll Inspire You To Pull Out The Crock Pot

People who own a slow cooker know that this kitchen appliance is truly great. No other appliance can cook you dinner while you’re at work, and reward you with the sweet smell of a delicious meal when you walk through the door.<p>And that’s not all. This appliance is also a master at breakfast recipes, …

Cooking

3 easy, year-round hiking trails in and around Lakewood

Hiking is a great way to get exercise, escape from your fast-paced city life and spend time alone or with family and friends. These trails are easy …

Hiking

32 Cheap Skin Care Products That Work Just As Well As The Luxury Brands

Because giving your skin the attention it deserves shouldn't cost more than $20. Who's with me?<p><i>The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

30 Beauty Buys You Won't Want To Miss At Sephora

Summer is all about looking fresh and dewy — like you just stepped out of the ocean with tousled hair and a sun-kissed glow. But for those of us who …

Beauty

Is a Nikon Mirrorless Full Frame F Mount Camera Possible?

Years ago, Nikon tried something really courageous with the Nikon Df–but if the company were to create a brand new Nikon Mirrorless Full Frame F …

Cameras

Sermon on the Mount: How to Bag Your First Fourteener

A rewarding, breathtaking view from the top of Grays Peak.<p>John Nicholl<p>As far as supplies went, I was sufficiently prepared for the six-hour hike with …

Garden Of The Gods, Colorado

<b>Location</b><br>Nestled at the foot of Pikes Peak, just west of Colorado Springs, Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center is one of the top photo …

5 Flavored Lip Balms We Can’t Get Enough Of

1<p>Burt’s Bees Flavor Crystals Lip Balm<p>Known for their already addictive minty lip balm, this new take from Burt’s Bees comes in three flavors …

Colorado fourteeners: seriously everything you need to know before you go

They’re Colorado’s most iconic peaks, and if you haven’t already climbed one, it’s probably on your to-do list — after all, hiking 14,000-foot peaks, …

Hiking

Denver Beer Co. Opens Arvada Brewhouse This Weekend

The building was once part of a Chevrolet dealership.<p>Mark Antonation<p>The bar will eventually pour about a dozen brews, but is starting out with a few …

11 Road Trip Essentials

While we've spent plenty of time in the air and at sea, there's no better feeling than driving down a highway on cruise control. But just because you're still on the ground, doesn't mean road trips are any easier. We asked the Traveler editors to share what they keep on their road trip checklists. …

Harry Potter

All the Best Things We’ve Found for Your Feet

<i>As temperatures climb and we enter the season of exposed feet, we’re here to help, with all the best tricks for keeping your feet presentable, as</i> …

10 day hikes near Denver to take this summer

Colorado is all about majestic beauty, and there are truly memorable hikes in places like Maroon Bells near Aspen, but there are also lots of great …

Knowing Your Camera Like the Back of Your Hand

Since I’ve started leading photography workshops, I’ve noticed something quite unexpected: attendees would turn up with great cameras, sometimes even …

5 Camera Accessories All Nikon Shooters Must Have

I know what you're thinking...This article is nothing but a bunch of useless accessories that you'll never need.But trust me, this has nothing to do …

Cameras

The world’s 10 most underrated adventure travel destinations

10 of the world’s top travel bloggers, including The Planet D, Runaway Juno and Wanderlusters, highlight the amazing destinations that don't get the …

“Field Guide” to Colorado tourist spots off the beaten path guides locals to new corners of the state

Planning a summer getaway to Vail, Aspen or Breckenridge?Why not ditch the crowds and spread the tourism love by exploring the Colorado Model …

Travel