Harvest Fest 2017


Considered the quintessential outing during Colorado’s ideal time of year, this festival combines wine, artisans, food, and entertainment against Cañon City’s gorgeous autumn backdrop. The festival kicks off on Friday with a winemakers’ dinner at the breathtaking Royal Gorge Bridge and Park, where attendees meet local winemakers, dine on gourmet food, and taste award-winning Abbey wine…. Read more »

5th Annual Bikes & Brews Festival


Fremont Adventure Recreation and Red Canyon Cycles are excited for the 5th annual Bikes and Brews. This event combines the Royal Gorge Century ride (also metric and 50K options) with a post-race festival (including lunch and beer from Colorado breweries) to create an experience unique to Fremont County. This year’s event has partnered with the 2017… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: Gold Rush 2017: The lure and lore of gold

Stopping for autumn color along Phantom Canyon Road, a few miles south of Victor near Grey Wolf Ranch. © Debi Boucher Originally published: September/October 2017 Jeep tours take you places the family sedan cannot or probably shouldn’t go, with someone else doing the driving while you fix your undistracted gaze, and focus your camera (phone),… Read more »

COVER FEATURE: Summer Fun 2016: Colorado’s Big Five

Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep can be seen in the foothills and mountains. Desert bighorns like this one are a common sight roaming western Colorado’s canyon country including Colorado National Monument. Courtesy Grand Junction Visitor and Convention Bureau Ever dream of viewing Africa’s Big Five wildlife? Colorado has its own version. And EnCompass is your guide… Read more »