COVER FEATURE: Summer Fun: History that entertains

History that entertainsExperience a vintage base ball game, a Native American powwow, and a 1940s-era ball where Colorado history comes to life to show you how the West was fun. Read More »

FEATURED EVENT: CREATE CAÑON CITY BALLOON CLASSIC

May 27–29

The Abbey Events Complex, 2951 E US Hwy 50
Come out to Cañon City for a weekend filled with family friendly events, including balloon launches and glows, skydivers, kite flying, local artists, great food and wine, live music, and plenty of activities for the little ones in the Kids’ Zone. Read More »

ENCOMPASS ARTICLES MAYJUNE 2017

John Fielder photos
Wildly beautiful

Legendary Colorado photographer takes you on a journey in search of the most beautiful wildflower meadows in the state. Read More »

Colorado petroglyphs
Colorado First: Ancient secrets

Explore four Colorado locations where ancient images are carved into rock—each a singular adventure, from history and type of imagery, to accessibility. Read More »

Colorado pizza
Explorer’s Hub: Summer roadtrip pizza

Local pizza parlors put their own unique spin on what makes a great Colorado pizza. Read More »

Disney’s <em>Avatar</em> attraction
Online Feature: ‘More magical by night’

The mythical world of Pandora, from the James’ Cameron film Avatar, will be part of the largest expansion in Disney’s Animal Kingdom history. Read More »

Editor’s Note
READ MAY/JUNE 2017 ISSUE ONLINE: EDITOR’S NOTE

This Summer Fun Edition of EnCompass encourages you to get out and explore places in Colorado where you can experience history in the present day, take a journey in search of wildflower meadows, or discover ancient images carved into rock. Plus while you’re touring the state, visit some local pizza parlors that put their own unique spin on this popular dish. Read More »