Southwestern Colorado’s New Venture: Agri-Tourism

Southwestern Colorado’s New Venture: Agri-Tourism 1

Organic. Sustainable. Local. These buzzwords have taken on a new emphasis in southwestern Colorado. With a $50,000 grant in hand, the local tourism folks set out to establish a whole new genre for travelers – agri-tourism. Families looking to educate their children about the real world could find no better venue than the Great Sage … Read more Southwestern Colorado’s New Venture: Agri-Tourism

Patio Dining: Cooling Off in Cortez

Patio Dining: Cooling Off in Cortez 3

Bright sunlight peeks through the latticework and casts checkerboard patterns across large patio umbrellas. Spring has brought brilliant greens to the trees, and the small patio at the Shiloh Steakhouse is a welcome refuge from Cortez’s sweltering desert climate. In the far reaches of southwestern Colorado, Cortez is known for its proximity to Mesa Verde … Read more Patio Dining: Cooling Off in Cortez