Itching for a reason to get back to the mountains? Check out these sun-drenched summer music festivals, where you’ll hear everything from string-pickin’ bluegrass to the swelling sounds of the symphony. Bring your family, or uncork a bottle of wine with some friends. Summer in the mountains never sounded so good.
In today’s world “going green” means a lot, especially to outdoor enthusiasts who value nature for its recreational offerings. Ski town tourists want to recreate in the mountains, and they need a place to stay while they’re there. Here are five hotels near ski resorts in the U.S. that currently have LEED Certification, and one that’s nearly there. By Colette Maddock