Outdoors


Enter Colorado’s longest alpine slide, measuring 3,030 feet long in Winter Park, Colorado.

“It has a vertical drop of 615 feet. It’s a pretty good ride if you want to go as fast as you can,” explains Steve Hurlbert, director of public relations for the Winter Park Resort.


MESA VERDE NATIONAL PARK, Colo. | In 1984, Cliff Spencer was interviewing with Chief Ranger Rick Gale at Santa Monica Mountains Recreation Area, near Los Angeles. Spencer was there at the request of a professor, to apply to a cooperative education program between California State University Northridge and the National Park Service. The internship-like program provided […]