Articles By Jason Blevins

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Colorado’s avalanche season claimed 8 lives. Experts say there’s much to learn from how they died.

The conditions during the historic 2018-2019 snow season left behind damage so mysterious that it's still being sorted through

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China tariffs are translating into higher prices, strategic shifts for the outdoor industry. But “it’s not something you can do overnight.”

The Colorado makers of Dynafit ski boots, Hestra gloves, Flylow Gear fishing gear and more share their approach to the U.S-China trade war

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With Denver’s vote on magic mushrooms, will Colorado anchor a psychedelic medicine revolution?

Psilocybin joins ketamine, MDMA on list of maligned substances studied for medicinal use

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Denver authorities might be instructed to look the other way on magic mushrooms, but they remain illegal

The mushroom remains a federal Schedule 1 controlled substance, prohibited under state and federal law

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Colorado is gearing up for its “biggest river surfing season ever”

New river parks, paired with big runoff flows, are setting the stage for an endless summer of surfing in Colorado.

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The man who developed Colorado’s mountains sees a bright future ahead for places that are “a retreat from the crazy changing world”

Harry Frampton, who leads East West Partners, has some controversial ideas for solving the high country’s housing crisis

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Nathan Fey, director of Colorado’s outdoor recreation office, ferries river conservation and rural economic development skills into his new job

“I want to take this office and redirect our energies toward the care and feeding of the industry in Colorado," Nathan Fey said in an interview with The Colorado Sun.

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Hunger for uphill ski land has resorts, Forest Service looking at acres unused inside existing ski permits

Bluebird Backcountry, on the hunt for a home for its chairlift-free ski area, is exploring using thousands of ungroomed acres inside ski area boundaries

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“We want to create that Billie Jean King moment”: Colorado Classic bringing women cyclists’ stories into the light

The Olympic-qualifying all-women event is looking to elevate its athletes in pursuit of equity