Haunted With History

Gold Rush & Ghost Towns What’s the connection between gold and ghost towns? Everything. In Chaffee County the two are inextricably linked. Chaffee County in the mid-1800s was gold-rush central…

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Winter WOOF-erland

Monarch Dog Sled Rides Mention dog sledding and the first image that comes to mind is Alaska’s grueling 1,000 mile Iditarod race. This wild event began in 1973 mainly to revive the dying dogsledding…

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Four Mile Recreation Area

Avenue to Adventure By Sue Bjorkman In a world of “Private Property” and “No Trespassing” signs, Chaffee County’s Fourmile Recreation Area offers something completely different. This 100,000 acres…

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