In southeastern Colorado, the Wet Mountain Valley is the heartbeat of the state for many Coloradans. Framed with the Sangre de Cristo Mountains to the east and the Wet Mountains to the west, the valley encompasses magnificent panoramic mountain views, a haven of homesteading country for farmers and ranchers, and a constellation of tiny towns […]
In 1918, Spencer Penrose—one of the major creative forces behind Colorado Springs—envisioned and built the historic Broadmoor Hotel, a world-class resort destination. Soon after, he built a road up the side of Cheyenne Mountain. This 6-mile road wound its way along 16 switchbacks and gained more than 3,000 vertical feet, finally reaching a place called […]
Fly designer and fly fishing guide Juan Ramirez, is one of Southern Colorado’s most prominent anglers. On the river, Juan guides a range of clients for an ultimate Colorado fishing experience. On the fly tying vice, his designs have gained national recognition, and his hands-on instructional videos keep anglers tying and casting what the trout are hungry for.