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Great Escapes January 2015

21 hours agoLifestyle / Travel : RobbReport

Karen Cakebread Private villa rentals and yacht charters with a sense of home & style. Jackson, Wyoming Redwood and stone may be classic building materials for a mountain home in the West, but this particular wood-and-stone lodge is hardly traditional. Show More Summary

Craig Ferguson Signs TV Deal With Lionsgate

Craig Ferguson and his production company, Green Mountain West, have entered into a multi-year overall television agreement with Lionsgate.  Ferguson  will develop and produce scripted and unscripted programming, working with Green Mountain's...Show More Summary

This Tiny Shack Might Be the Ultimate 'Glamping' Experience

If you love tiny houses, and you dream of living close to nature, we've found the perfect place for you. This little shack, designed by Broadhurst Architects for a family farm in the mountains of West Virginia, is equal parts tiny house and camping shelter — in the best possible way. READ MORE »

Fucked in the South

Harold Pollack at Same Facts has a great map that shows where making Medicaid expansion optional is hurting people. We know the upper Mountain West is looking for ways to tweak and twist their Medicaid programs to align with both conservative policy goals and liberal coverage expansion. We know Maine has an asshole for a governor [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.

Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Bundle Up For A Day Of Skiing

Leave it to Kim Kardashian to get all dolled up to hit the ski slopes. The 34-year-old shared some snaps from her and Kanye West's recent trip to Utah with friends, proving she's more into looking good on the mountain than staying warm. In...Show More Summary

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West: Selfies on the Slope!

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West hit the slopes this weekend. To ski? Eh, maybe. But definitely to wear some fashionable winter clothing and pose for photos on the beautiful, snow-capped mountain. "My friends made me wear a helmet & I wasn't happy about it," Kardashian joked on Twitter. Show More Summary

EXCLUSIVE: Tom Raney Goes Western In "Big Thunder Mountain" Variant

The latest Disney Kingdoms series is a Wild West tale that's riding into Marvel Comics on a variant cover from Tom Raney.

Abandoned 1882 rifle sparks archaeological quest in Nevada

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

There it was, abandoned for the ages, propped up against a juniper tree in far-eastern Nevada's Snake Mountains, a Winchester Model 1873 repeating rifle: the gun, as legend goes, that won the American West.

Colorado : What?s the Difference Between Vail Resort?s Four Mountains in Colorado?

2 weeks agoLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

View of the backside of Vail When speaking of "Vail," most people think of the mountain town 100 miles west of Denver. But when speaking of skiing Vail, you may actually be talking about Vail Resorts, the ski resort operator, which has four different mountain resorts in Colorado: Vail, Breckenridge, Keystone, and Beaver Creek. Show More Summary

Texas Coal Plants Are Polluting the Air Across Several States

The Big Bend National Park and Guadalupe Mountains National Park in west Texas are places people visit when they want to reconnect with nature and visit rugged landscapes that remind them of what the western United States was like before our massive cities and miles of highways. Show More Summary

Jared Leto lands a lair on storied Lookout Mountain

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Jared Leto of “Dallas Buyers Club” has bought an unusual compound in Hollywood Hills West that dates to the early 1940s for $5 million.

A headlock, a punch and an ejection disrupts CSU-Air Force basketball game

2 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

The Mountain West Conference rivalry between Colorado State and Air Force heated up during the second half of a Saturday afternoon basketball game when a struggle for a loose ball led to a headlock, which led to a punch in the back, which led to an ejection. Here’s another angle. CSU forward J.J. Avila started […]

Weekend Reading: A Tech-Free Town, Boehner’s Zen, and More

Green Bank, West Virginia, a tiny town nestled in the Allegheny Mountains, is the subject of Michael J. Gaynor’s recent piece in Washingtonian, “The Town Without Wi-Fi.” Green Bank lacks not only Wi-Fi but also cell-phone service and...Show More Summary

Kapalua a Test Unlike Any Other on the PGA Tour

3 weeks agoSports / Golf : On Par

The reward for winning on the PGA Tour is a trip to the west tip of Maui for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, where the course was built on the side of a mountain, overlooks the ocean and evokes a response from players that is different from other weeks.

Long Range Traverse, Gros Morne

3 weeks agoFitness / Hiking :

Gros Morne National Park is a world heritage site located on the west coast of Newfoundland. … Gros Morne is a member of the Long Range Mountains, an outlying range of the Appalachian Mountains, stretching the length of the island’s … Continue reading ?

A Mt Washington and Mt Monroe Winter Climb

The two most popular routes up Mt Washington in winter are from the east side using the Tuckerman Ravine and Lion Head Trails or from the west side of the mountain via the Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail and the Crawford Path. Having climbed Washington using both routes, I prefer hiking the peak from the west side […]            

Jeep Turns Downtown Street In Canadian City Into Mountain River

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

British Columbia, Canada is known for its outdoors-y appeal and for being so close to the Rocky Mountains. If you're a West Coast Jeep owner, you really can't help but feel tempted to put that four-wheel drive to use exploring the province's beautiful wilderness. Read more...

North West, Prince George & Pharrell’s Hat Drove eBay Sales In 2014

4 weeks agoLifestyle / Fashion : SheFinds

The list of eBay's top sellers in 2014 reads like a roundup of this year's best celebrity fashion moments. Mountain hats, a la Pharrell's Vivienne Westwood topper, saw a 43% increase in sales compared to 2013. Prince George caused aShow More Summary

The Coaching Cradle That Claims Nick Saban, Jimbo Fisher and 15 National Titles

The mountain area in north central West Virginia, from Everettville to Fairview to Worthington to Glen Falls, is a sparse place inhabited by a staunch people. This place, which is in a three-county area, winding through 33 miles of tortuous roads, can be bleak and beautiful and inspiring, all at the same time. Show More Summary

Texas A&M Football: 5 Takeaways from the Aggies' Bowl Game

The Texas A&M football team defeated the West Virginia Mountaineers 45-37 in the 2014 Liberty Bowl. The game revealed a lot about the 2014 team and what the future holds for the Aggies. The bowl win was the Aggies ' fourth in a row, which set a school record. Show More Summary

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