March 8, 2018 — Dr. Sandie Mather was the latest presenter at the Frisco Historic Park & Museum’s Winter Lecture Series. On Wednesday, March 7, Mather presented “They weren’t all prostitutes and gamblers,” about the lives of the women living in Summit County in the 1880s and 1890s. Mather
March 2, 2018 — On Wednesday, Feb. 28, the Frisco Historic Park and Museum's winter lecture series continued with “Women of the Gold Rush,” presented by Minneapolis jewelry designer T Lee. With the assistance of two other storytellers, Lee weaved tales of the reformed prostitute, the persistent philanthropist, the reluctant doctor,
February 16, 2018 — During his early spring alpine ski tour across Summit County's majestic Gore Range, Art Burrows and his ski mountaineering companions encountered some adventurous locals, a pack that had just survived a cold and snowy Rocky Mountain winter. "We worked our way up to the Dora
February 16, 2018 — For 45 years, volunteers of Summit County’s mountain rescue team have been responding to backcountry calls for help. On Wednesday, Feb. 14, as part of the Frisco Historic Park and Museum’s winter lecture series, Summit County Rescue Group coordinator Glen Kraatz recounted both funny and harrowing tales of
February 11, 2018 — While meticulously talking through each step that combined into Red Gerard's Olympic gold medal slopestyle run in South Korea, U.S. snowboarder Dylan Thomas summed up how it happened. "You know," Thomas said, "Red has the perfect mindset for this kind of course." https://www.summitdaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/GerardPodcast-SDN-021218.m4a LISTEN: U.S.
February 8, 2018 — While a young Red Gerard was first perfecting his distinctive, smooth snowboard style alongside his older brother Malachi, one of his future best friends, Kyle Mack, and his future Olympic friend and teammate Chris Corning were playing a different sport: youth football. Before the two
February 8, 2018 — Local historian Rick Hague with the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance kicked off the Frisco Historic Park and Museum 2018 Winter Lecture Series on Wednesday, Feb. 7, with “Ski Through History — The Story of the Breckenridge Ski Area and its Runs.” Breckenridge is a rare ski area
January 26, 2018 — Author Jane Parnell will talk about her new memoir from 3 to 4 p.m. on Feb. 3 at the South Branch Library located at 103 S. Harris St. in Breckenridge. Summit Daily editor Ben Trollinger recently sat down with Parnell to discuss "Off Trail: Finding