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Great American beer run, space rock and the Trocks
Great American beer run, space rock and the Trocks
By Chris Aaland
01/17/2019

Once again, I find myself in a stare-down with my own mortality.

'Bama-boozled, Supersuckers and Magic Beans
'Bama-boozled, Supersuckers and Magic Beans
By Chris Aaland
01/10/2019

You might think a diehard Alabama fan like me would have cried in his beer or smashed shit when No. 2 Clemson routed the top-ranked Crimson Tide 44-16 Monday night in the College Football Playoff Championship Game. Think again.

Human sacrifices, ComicCan and unicorns
Human sacrifices, ComicCan and unicorns
By Chris Aaland
01/03/2019

New Year’s Eve just doesn’t seem as wild as it did a decade or more ago. Gone are the days of slamming Ja?germeister shots or powering through Das Boot filled with Zima and Goldschla?ger.

Adieu to '18, the Daddies and coffee table reunion
Adieu to '18, the Daddies and coffee table reunion
By Chris Aaland
12/20/2018

And so we bid adieu to the calendar year 2018 ... my 50th year on this planet.

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Snow birds
Snow birds
By Stephen Eginoire
01/17/2019

Winter birding in Durango? Most folks familiar with Southwest Colorado’s birding scene will tell you that spring is the game-on season, when our feathered friends start to return home from southern climes.

Below the surface
Below the surface
By Stephen Eginoire
01/10/2019

I was going to do another photo-filled essay about mountains, snow and exciting winter recreation, but given the recent amount of shoveling, snow-blowing and terrifying avalanche conditions in the backcountry, I thought I’d give our readers a break from all that and go ahead and feature something completely different: CaCO3.

Snowplace like home
Snowplace like home
By Stephen Eginoire
01/03/2019

Welcome back to the Animas Valley, Old Man Winter! It has been quite some time since we last had to unbury ourselves from a deep blanket of freshly fallen snow

Cold Feat - checking out some of the San Juans' coolest lines
Cold Feat - checking out some of the San Juans' coolest lines
By Stephen Eginoire
12/20/2018

What could be more enthralling than climbing a frozen waterfall?

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