Western Slope

Western Slope Travel Guide

Articles about Western Slope

By Lanee Lee

The post-powder party heats up at these lively bars in ski towns from Aspen to the Andes.

By Kate Parham Kordsmeier
By Nicholas DeRenzo
By Nina Fedrizzi

Hotels in Western Slope

Surrounded by the 14,000-foot peaks of the San Juan Mountains and adjacent to more than 60,000 acres of national forest, Elk Mountain is like camp for grown-ups.

Restaurants in Western Slope

Sushi was a game-changer when it was introduced at the Lobar; the mission changed from purely nightclub to a combination of restaurant, sushi bar, and party spot. Marked by a black canopy on Elk Street, Lobar's dining room offers high wood tables and is lit by paper lanterns and neon lights.

Things to do in Western Slope

Uley Scheer was more clean-cut than the average man of the mountains, an incident involving liquor and town law enforcement landed him in the county jail. Though the namesake is a bit dubious, this remote restaurant in Crested Butte Mountain Resort offers Colordo fare with French influences.