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Neptune Mountaineering hit rock bottom. But new owners remade the Boulder shop as an outdoor adventure hub.

It’s a typical Thursday evening at the Southern Sun brewpub at the south end of Boulder and it is packed with people dining and drinking craft beers. It’s a local’s joint, which means it’s a place where people often hang out after a trail run, rock climbing session, hike or bike ride, still dressed in […]

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Remember the Fort Collins trail runner who killed an attacking mountain lion? Here’s what his life has been like since.

FORT COLLINS — Travis Kauffman says he’s glad his 15 seconds of fame has come and gone. Five and a half months after he killed a mountain lion with his bare hands during a trail run in Fort Collins, Kauffman says he’s back to being an ordinary guy. The injuries the 32-year-old environmental engineer suffered […]