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Mountain sports photographer Ben Gavelda sneaks up high for some good-ole fashioned trout fishing in America Story and photos by Ben Gavelda A lid of clouds prowls over mountain peaks in predawn light. Rocky walls cradle a small basin of blue green water and sandy-hued shore. Coats of fog swirl in the mountain…(Read More)

Catching the best of fall in Southwest Colorado Autumn is perhaps the most breathtaking season of them all, especially in the southern Rocky Mountains. Here are five ways to experience the fall colors, from the comfort of the car to the thrill on the trail. 1. Take a drive, on-road. The Million Dollar Highway…(Read More)

Evolution Bike Park

For the fist time, Outerbike goes to Mt. Crested Butte, Colorado, where riders can hop on a lift or head for the hills. With hundreds of miles of shockingly good singletrack surrounding Crested Butte, Colorado, a town synonomous with the birth place of mountain biking,  this picture-perfect hamlet is nearly overrun with bicycles.  They…(Read More)

 What can we say? We love Taos. From the mesa to the mountains and in everywhere in between. We could write on and on about this magical area around Taos, New Mexico, but we’ll just let you take it all in. Get ready to clear your weekend. This world class winter destination is about…(Read More)

Bull of the Woods trail run

How one startup event is calling on the outdoor community in Taos, New Mexico For the second consecutive year, an assorted group of runners will gather early one Autumn morning the Sangre de Cristo Mountains just outside Taos, New Mexico to run a network of pristine trails in some of the state’s highest country…(Read More)

Known for steep and deep skiing, summers here are quiet.  But there’s something happening in this northern New Mexican mountain oasis. It’s an evolution of how people see this land.  Some call it a revolution. If you’re into adventure away from the crowds, you might want to swing through Taos. And you…(Read More)

Whether you’re running, backpacking, hiking or just out for a stroll the Bear Creek National Recreation Trail is Rocky Mountain country hiking at its best. By Brandon Mathis Who: Ambitious hikers, history buffs, trail runners, backpackers and bighorn sheep. What: A stunning, rigorous historic trail that climbs a mountain drainage area through mining history…(Read More)