Traveler Notes: Après-Ski

Try one of the nation's best margs—or make it yourself
Jimmys Margarita

Craving a marg after conquering Ajax? Head to Jimmy’s, An American Restaurant & Bar, in Aspen, Colo., whose margarita won USA Today honors as one of the nation’s best. Better yet, make it yourself.

Jimmy’s Margarita

-2 ounces El Tesoro Platinum

-juice of half a lemon, half a lime

-half-ounce Grand Marnier

-half-ounce agave nectar, to taste

Rim a highball glass with salt and fill with ice. Combine ingredients in cocktail shaker. Shake, then strain into glass. Garnish with lime slice.


Montanya's Oro Rum

Traveler Notes: Apres

Montanya Distillers, Silverton, Colo.

Ski Resort Guide 2016: Best Apres tout

Ski Resort Guide 2016: Best Apres

Because after a good (or bad) day on the mountain, it's your right to celebrate with a drink.

Kids Fly Free

Traveler Notes: Deals

Kids Fly Free airfare promotions at several regional Colorado airports score your 2- through 12-year-old a free roundtrip ticket with purchase of an adult fare.

Hen of the Wood, Waterbury, VT.

Traveler Notes: Soul Food

High-country chefs nourish body, mind and spirit with a new spin on comfort-food favorites.


A restaurant focused on the wines of the Pacific Northwest.

St. Regis Resort, Aspen, Colo.

St Regis Resort

Relax where celebrities do.