The Pole

July 9, 2020

Sure, those whistling marmots are cute on the trail. But while you’re dipping your toes into a clear alpine lake, those furry buggers just may be wreaking havoc on your car’s electrical system back at the trailhead.

July 9, 2020

Mountain bikers, start your engines. The eMTB trial period at Twin Buttes is officially under way.

June 25, 2020

A life without fleece may seem as unthinkable as a life without dogs, flip flops
or Subarus

June 18, 2020

How high can you really get? A new study by researchers at CU Boulder has found out that huge levels of THC don’t necessarily translate into a huge buzz

June 11, 2020

The hunt is “fenn”ally over. More than 10 years after eccentric Santa Fe millionaire Forrest Fenn published his cryptic poem leading untold thousands on a wild goose chase across the Rocky Mountains, his treasure has been found.

June 4, 2020

Skis, boots, poles … mask? Yep, PPE has now been added to the outdoor gear checklist, at least for the foreseeable future.

May 28, 2020

California’s Tahoe National Forest is backpedaling on its decision to allow e-bikes on nonmotorized trails.

May 28, 2020

In case you haven’t heard, ski wax has been added to the list of things that can kill you. Ski racers have long prized waxes with high levels of fluorinated compounds because they make skis go faster.