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Elegant Ski Resort in Breckenridge, Colorado: Grand Lodge on Peak 7

Aug 27, 2013  |   Contributor: Chad Chisholm

Flying high above the alpine scenery, the Breckenridge Connect Gondola is by far the most elegant way of traveling to and from my accommodations at the Grand Lodge on Peak 7 in Breckenridge, Colorado. Moose graze in the wetlands below and a variety of Colorado wildlife can be seen from this airborne vantage point. Steps from the Lodge or downtown area, the gondola is one of the many luxurious appointments this property has to offer.... Read More

The Broadmoor's Newly Opened Five-Star Ranch at Emerald Valley an Outdoorsman's Retreat

Aug 27, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Broadmoor’s Ranch at Emerald Valley in Pike National Forest has officially opened, giving guests the ultimate in rustic luxury experiences with activities like horseback riding, fly fishing and rock climbing.... Read More

The St. Regis Aspen Resort Launches Farm-to-Massage-Table Spa and Dining Package

Aug 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The farm-to-table trend is getting a relaxing new twist at the St. Regis Aspen Resort's Rem?de Spa. The program is a collaboration between Spa Director Julie Oliff and the St. Regis Aspen’s Executive Chef David Viviano.... Read More

No-Reserve Auction Slated for Luxurious Cabin in Telluride Mountain Village

Aug 20, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

New York-based Concierge Auctions will oversee the no-reserve auctioning of a custom-designed mountain cabin that sits in the heart of the See Forever Village in Telluride Mountain Village, Colorado. Because it's a no-reserve auction (which doesn't require a minimum bidding amount), the public determines how much a property is actually worth [...]... Read More

$40,000 Fishing Trip: From the Rockies to Los Cabos

Jul 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

There’s something very peaceful about fly fishing — standing there in the stillness, being one with nature — it’s a sport that teaches the beauty behind patience. It’s relaxing, and yet, exciting. While you may spend a few days at different lakes and rivers in the area, typically you aren’t jumping from state to state on the same trip. However, Rawah Ranch and Villas Del Mar in Los Cabos have made exploring different waters a little easier with their River to Sea package.... Read More

$15M "Masterpiece" Aspen Estate Ready for Auction

Jul 15, 2013  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Sheldon Good Luxury Residences are getting ready to auction two pretty impressive homes in Aspen (one on Clay Lane and one on West Buttermilk Road) on July 30 but only one of them was featured on VH1's Celebrity Real Estate Splurges. The property at 1518 West Buttermilk Road is being called a "masterpiece" by the auctioneer and judging by the photos of the 15,000-square-foot estate, they may be right.... Read More

President of Vail Resorts Talks Expanding Into Utah: Interview with Blaise Carrig

Jun 24, 2013  |   Contributor: Susan Kime

There’s always news of some kind in Park City, Utah, even when there is no snow. But the most recent news took many by surprise. At the end of May this year, it was announced that Vail Resorts, one of the leading mountain resort operators in the United States, and publicly traded on the NYSE (NYSE:MTN) was taking over the operations of the well-run, hugely popular Canyons Ski Resort, beginning in June of this year.... Read More

Finding Luxury Off the Beaten Path at Colorado's Smith Fork Ranch

Jun 20, 2013  |   Contributor: Katherine Bond

Mother Nature is hard to compete with. How does one out-do the Rocky Mountain's jagged horizon sprinkled with snow in summer or the splendor of placid lakes and gushing, clear rivers? Marley and Linda Hodgson figured they wouldn't contend with nature's perfection; instead, the couple opened the Smith Fork Ranch, a rustic retreat that compliments its spectacular surroundings and savors every aspect of it.... Read More

Heli-Fishing, Off-Roading & More: Eleven Experience Offers World-Class Adventure Series

Jun 19, 2013  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

Luxury travel brand Eleven Experience has launched Eleven Weeks of Summer, a collection of curated adventures in fly-fishing, off-roading, mountain biking and more at its flagship property Scarp Ridge Lodge in Crested Butte, Colorado.... Read More

Justice Snow's in Aspen Delivers Craft Cocktails and Seasonal Eats

Jun 7, 2013  |   Contributor: Victor and Mary

Hailing from Denver's TAG and Williams & Graham, maestro of mixology Joshua Peter Smith (J.P.) can shake up some marvelous spirit infusions. Partner that with choice cuisine locally sourced in Aspen, Colorado and we give you Justice Snow’s Restaurant + Bar. A brainchild of Michele Kiley and Marco Chingolani, the restaurant's 2012 opening brought deserved acclaim to their rustic 1920’s styled interior and impressive menu courtesy of Chef Jonathan Leichliter.... Read More

No-Reserve Auction for Rocky Mountain Luxury Property a Big Success

Mar 21, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Platinum Luxury Auctions successfully sold a premium property in Snowmass, Colorado at auction on March 16. The high-end home had been on the market for more than three years at $2.1 million, finally selling for $1.76 million at approximately 84 percent of its original asking price.... Read More

The Broadmoor Earns Forbes Five Star Award for Record 53rd Consecutive Year

Mar 1, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Forbes Travel Guide unveiled its 55th annual Five Star award list and along with several newcomers is the inclusion of The Broadmoor, which has earned the Five Star honor for the 53rd year in a row, making it a record breaking occasion. In addition, Penrose Room restaurant and The Spa at The Broadmoor also each received Forbes Five Star awards for the fourth consecutive year. The accolades make The Broadmoor one of the best luxury destinations in the Rocky Mountains. The Broadmoor boasts luxurious guestrooms, new cottages and three golf courses, in addition to a spa and fine dining restaurant. “We are honored to be recognized among the Forbes list of the best hotels, restaurants and spas in the world,” says The Broadmoor’s President and CEO Steve Bartolin. “Forbes serves as a g... Read More

A European Ski Vacation in the Heart of Vail Village at Sonnenalp Resort

Nov 28, 2012  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

The AAA Four Diamond Resort, Sonnenalp was opened by the Bavarian Faessler family, whose luxury hotel in the old country was known for personalized service and beautiful surroundings. The Vail location was opened in the late 1970s, but the apple didn’t fall far from the tree, as the resort still promises impeccable service and beautiful views. Unlike its Bavarian parent property, the Sonnenalp Resort of Vail is an STI Eco-Certified Luxury Hotel, the first of its kind in the western United States. Long-term sustainable tourism is something that the resort strives to achieve, minimizing the impact of tourism on the local people and their environment.... Read More

Discovering the Beauty of Vail in Fall

Sep 27, 2012  |   Contributor: Chad Chisholm

The changing of the seasons is upon us, and the Vail Valley in Colorado is the perfect place to enjoy the colors of Fall. From scenic walks through mountain trails to unique culinary experiences and wonderful family memories, the golden leaves are a welcome sight in the high country of Colorado.... Read More

Denver Luxury Hotel Joins Autograph Collection

Sep 11, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The Brown Palace Hotel and Spa is now a member of the Autograph Collection. The Denver-based landmark becomes the 35th property to join the exclusive ranks of the independently owned hotels that make up the Autograph Collection. The storied establishment is a Forbes Four Star and an AAA Four Diamond-rated hotel. It has been an eventful September for The Brown Palace, as the deluxe hotelier also is celebrating its 120th anniversary during the month. By partnering with the Autograph Collection, the hotel gains access to Marriott International's global sales and marketing channels, including the award-winning Marriott Rewards loyalty program. "We're thrilled to be a part of the distinguished Autograph Collection," said Marcel... Read More

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