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The Ride of a Lifetime: Cat-Skiing Irwin

5280.com — The 10 th-and final -run of the day unfurls below me. During the nine previous descents, I hadn't been the fastest, most aggressive, or prettiest rider on the snow, but I was probably the most grateful. After all, my chance to experience Irwin, a legendary backcountry spot near Crested Butte, had been a long time coming.

Our Favorite No-Fuss Eyeshadows

5280.com — Eyeshadow palettes are the answer to keeping your beauty routine simple. We're heading into the home stretch of holiday party season. Between the stress of buying presents, cleaning the house for said party (or visiting family), and year-end deadlines at work, we're all for streamlining where we can.
Dec 16, 2014

RT @5280Magazine: Eyeshadow palettes are the answer to keeping your beauty routine simple. @gabenjou's top picks: ow.ly/FWzQJ

Colorado's Year in Review 2014

5280.com — Whether it was tight political races, gay marriage, marijuana, or the Super Bowl, Colorado found itself in the national spotlight in 2014. Here, a look at some of our best (and worst) headlines. JANUARY Safety Measure? For better or worse, 2014 may well be remembered as the year Coloradans began legally purchasing buds, joints, and marijuana-laced edibles for recreational use.
Dec 16, 2014

RT @5280Magazine: Round out your 2014 with a look back at Colorado’s best, weirdest, and most interesting moments: ow.ly/FzqnC

First Run: Crested Butte

5280.com — Where: Senior editor Natasha Gardner snapped this picture of a snow-dusted Crested Butte right before the ski slopes opened for the year. We can't decide: Is the 'Butte better in summer (wildflowers, mountain biking) or in the winter (snow, snow, and more snow)? Bonus: Check out our First Timer's Guide to the area.