Articles written by: Sean McCoy

AT Conservancy Honors Bestowed
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AT Conservancy Honors Bestowed

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy will recognize three leaders for their contributions to various environmental initiatives during a black tie gala in Washington D.C. on May 15. The $250 per person fundraiser benefits the organization that spearheads maintenance of the 2,180-mile trail that crosses the Appalachian Mountains from Canada to Georgia. […]

Is Colorado Tourism Turning To Pot?
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Is Colorado Tourism Turning To Pot?

Wanna get Rocky Mountain High? Come to Colorado. No, it’s not anywhere near an official slogan yet, but with marijuana now legal under Colorado state law, and with legislation regulating the sale of marijuana to be discussed by state, city and municipal officials, many residents are beginning to wonder what […]

Go Green for St. Patricks Day!
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Go Green for St. Patricks Day!

Everyone knows about green beer. Here are six ways you can toast the environment on the world’s greenest holiday: Bike (or walk) to the party! This might take a little pre-planning, but why not take the bike? If you plan to drink it might not be safe (or legal) to […]

How to put on Ski Boots
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How to put on Ski Boots

So you’ve decided to go skiing? Congratulations, and welcome to a world of strange rituals that involve falling down bus stairs, bonking through crowds with ungainly planks and iPods into snow banks. But that’s pro-level stuff. No, first you have to buckle your boots. Fortunately for you, I’ve been doing […]