The Nordic Center at Purgatory now allows fat bikes on its trails and has held races. Jeff Estes rides down a steep section of a trail he and his wife...

The trend toward fat

There’s a new trend in mountain biking: Fat is in.

Not the riders. The tires.

Big, puffy tires that look like something NASA developed in case someone ever wanted to ride on...

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Purgatory skiers defend a title

“The Birdie” is staying home to roost for another year.

The Purgatory Alpine Ski Team captured its fourth consecutive Southern Series Championship, known as...

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Navajo Lake Marina hosting June 13 event

Navajo Lake Marina is inviting the public to its “Welcome to the Water” event June 13.

The marina, located in New Mexico just south of the Colorado border...

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