Colorado Life Magazine’s July/August 2018 issue features some great recipes using Colorado-grown tart cherries (aka sour cherries or pie cherries). The first step of each recipe is the same: Buy some Colorado-grown tart cherries. While Colorado’s tart-cherry production is just a tiny fraction of what it was a century ago, you can still buy them at these Colorado stores. Most stores sell them frozen. The harvest begins in late June. Call ahead to see what’s in stock.
Geothermal water percolates up through much of the Rocky Mountains. While there are countless “wild” hot springs to be discovered in the rivers and creeks of the Rockies, the following natural hot springs have been turned into resorts or public pools.