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posted on April 4, 2012 —

The 4th of July with “The Wild Bunch”




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Written By: Perry Reed @ 7:15 pm

The Wild Bunch 4 Wheel Drive Club is a group of people dedicated to fun and adventure. This year over the 4th of July, we entered the Ouray parade with 9 members. Afterward, we took a trail ride up Engineer Pass to Animas Forks and back over California Pass, down Poughkeepsie Gulch and back to Ouray to enjoy the fireworks display.
Engineer Pass is part of the Alpine Loop, that runs from Ouray to Lake City [...]

posted on February 6, 2012 —

Skijoring to ride into Silverton Feb. 6 and 7


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Written By: Josh Freed @ 7:29 am

Today starts the Skijoring in Silverton!
“The skiers will be flying 50 feet or so. The horses will reach speeds of 40 miles per hour and the skiers may be going as fast as 50,”
When: Saturday and Sunday. Feb. 6 and 7. Starting time is 11 a,m. for Saturday and 10 a.m. for Sunday. Pre-registration will be at the Brown Bear Café from 8 to 9 a.m.
Where: Notorious Blair Street
Information: Rob Conaty, (970) 769-4825.

posted on February 1, 2012 —

Is Everyone Ready for some SNOW!


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Written By: Josh Freed @ 10:46 am

Here Comes Snow!
Montrose, Colorado and the entire San Juan Range should be ready for some serious snow the next few days.
Check out the weather report and radar map. Right now it is coming down with visibility at less than 1 mile! Bring on the white stuff!

posted on January 27, 2012 —

Snow Falling in Montrose!


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Written By: Josh Freed @ 1:54 pm

Weather report says snow for the next 2 days… Could we really be, finally into our winter?

posted on February 16, 2010 —

Weekly Event Update [02-16-2010]


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Written By: Ryan Freed @ 2:21 pm

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This is the first of our event updates that will be featuring all local programs and special events that are scheduled to occur during the week. Keep an eye out weekly for a new list of events and come by to keep up on whats happening near you.
Are we missing an event? Please let us know.
Wednesday the 17th

Cultural Class at the Ute Indian Museum

Thursday the 18th

Candlelight Coffee at [...]

posted on February 13, 2010 —

Winter Festival on Cerro Summit


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Written By: Josh Freed @ 6:55 am

Today is the winter festival at Cerro Summit Recreation Area. Head up there for a day of sledding, sliding, and snow-man making!  A great day for a family outing and to enjoy what Colorado has to offer.  Looking at the weather, I think we might even see some fresh snow today!

posted on January 28, 2010 —

Sweet Heart Deal at Rib City!


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Written By: Josh Freed @ 9:47 am

Just in time for Valentines Day:
Sweet Heart Deal from Rib City Grill
Feb 12th – Feb 14th
Choice of Appetizer: Okra or Fried Green Bean
1 1/2 Rack of Baby Back Ribs with 2 Sides
2 Pieces of Toast & Special Valentines Dessert
See Rib City Here

posted on December 14, 2009 —

Grand Mesa Adventures



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Written By: Danielle Kissner @ 1:12 pm

he Grand Mesa is just a short distance from Montrose, Colorado. The drive alone is spectacular as you make the climb up from 6,000 feet elevation in Cedaredge. You end at 10,000 feet on top of the Grand Mesa–the world’s largest flattop mountain. Highway 65 is a scenic byway that starts in Delta, Colorado and runs over the Grand Mesa. From there you can follow Plateau Creek to Grand Junction, Colorado. This scenic byway is [...]

posted on December 12, 2009 —

Backpacking the San Juans

I lost 10 pounds in four days while eating everything I could get my hands on! No, I’m not talking about Jenny Craig, Weight Watchers, or P90X. I wasn’t on a diet at all, and I didn’t start a new workout regimen. I shed the weight by going on the most incredible backpacking trip I’ve ever experienced. My brother-in-law and nephew from Arkansas joined me for a 4-day high-elevation hike that put us deep into [...]

Dining Abroad in Montrose


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Written By: James Thomas @ 3:40 pm

If you are looking for a real lunch or dinner treat, visit Nepal Restaurant, located on the downtown corner of East Main street, and Uncompahgre Avenue in Montrose. Now don’t be fooled by the modest decor surrounding you, as you will be waited on in true eastern style hospitality, and enjoy some of the most enlivening, rich flavors known to man. The food is not spicy, it’s spiced. If you are into culinary experiences of [...]

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