COVER FEATURE: Colorado Getaways: Following the Puebloan path

Following the Puebloan path
Between Chimney Rock in Colorado and northern New Mexico is a region where an ancient political system once thrived—one more sophisticated than previously understood. Read More »

FEATURED EVENT: 3RD ANNUAL FUN ON THE UNCOMPAHGRE (FUNC) FEST

July 22
10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Molly Montrose Water Sports Park, 1036 Riverbottom Dr., Montrose
The Fun on the Uncompahgre “FUNC” Festival is open to all levels of water competitions, as well as plenty of land-based happenings including food, beer, music, and activities for all ages. Read More »

ENCOMPASS ARTICLES JULY/AUGUST 2017

Colorado Mountain hiking
Summit fever

Your questions about hiking in the mountains, answered by Colorado experts. Read More »

Al fresco dining
Colorado First: Outside for dinner

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 Music Hall of Fame
Explorer’s Hub: Next to Red Rocks—a music museum

Hidden in plain sight, next to the giant sandstone walls of Red Rock Amphitheatre, is a surprisingly rich tribute to Colorado music legends. Read More »

Western Art Exhibits
Online Feature: How the West was scripted

Two downtown Denver museums host exhibits that look at Western legends—and some untold stories, too—from different but complimentary perspectives. Read More »

Editor’s Note
READ JULY/AUGUST 2017 ISSUE ONLINE: EDITOR’S NOTE

This Colorado Getaways Edition of EnCompass features some great outdoor destinations to discover—from an ancient, sophisticated, and misunderstood culture that once thrived in Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico, to hiking one of Colorado’s many mountain peaks, to enjoying fresh cuisine in open-air environments. Plus, take a break from the heat to learn about some of Colorado’s great music legends. Read More »