• Colorado ranks 3rd in country for outdoor recreation spending

    Submitted by 303cycling on April 20th, 2018

    Little ol’ Colorado isn’t so little when it comes to how much people spend on outdoor recreation.

    In a report released Tuesday by the Outdoor Industry Association, residents in each of the seven Colorado congressional districts spent $2 billion or more on outdoor recreation— a three-comma club reached by just 27 out of 435 districts nationwide. Read more

    • Boulder’s rep as an outdoor industry hub super chill

      Submitted by 303cycling on December 19th, 2017

      In late January, some 1,000 outdoor recreation companies will coalesce in Denver for the first-of-its-kind winter industry exhibition, a combination of the popular Outdoor Retailer Winter Market and SIA Snow Show.

      But outdoor companies have been settling in Boulder County for decades, a trend that some predict will grow as brands are drawn by the active lifestyle and the presence of the industry’s largest trade show. Read more