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Hiking in Colorado’s Waterton Canyon

Colorado’s Waterton Canyon is the start for hiking the Colorado Trail, the 486-mile-long hike from Denver to Durango. When I set out, I didn’t intend to do nearly that much. Not even close. I only wanted a quick six mile jaunt in and out. At the end of the day, though, I had done about […]

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Checking Out Spun at the Denver Art Museum

The Denver Art Museum’s Spun: Adventures in Textiles opened this weekend. I stopped in yesterday, excited to see what all the hype was about in all of the local media. I needed no more than a foot in the first gallery to understand, and be excited for what awaited me in the rest of the […]

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Learning About Mammoths and Mastodons at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science

Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age opened this past weekend at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. I stopped in to check it out, the little boy inside me all excited from my days playing in my sandbox with my dinosaurs and other toys. I used to create a world for them, […]

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Learning to Love Georgia O’Keeffe at the Denver Art Museum

I learned to love Georgia O’Keeffe at the Denver Art Museum. Before I get into that, though, let’s backtrack a few years. My introduction with O’Keeffe started while I was in college at the University of Minnesota. A few of her works are on display at the Weisman Art Museum, which is free to the […]

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Becoming Van Gogh is Almost at an End

The newest exhibit at the Denver Art Museum, Becoming Van Gogh, ends January 20th.

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The Festive Lights of Denver’s City and County Building

Each year Denver’s City and County Building is lit up to celebrate the holidays.

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