view to the west

Hangin’ at the Clinic With A-Rod
by Peter Shelton
Mar 13, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Sitting in the waiting room, Peter Shelton swaps hip surgery stories with A-Rod.
Time Has Come Today
by Peter Shelton
Mar 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton takes a trip back to 1967 where a song changed the world, as he knew it.
Where the Drill Rigs and the Antelope Play
by Peter Shelton
Feb 25, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The humble White Pine ski area in Pinedale, Wyo., is competing with an unlikely opponent, the gas industry.
Alex Doonesbury on the TFF
by Peter Shelton
Feb 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The Telluride Film Festival is receiving national attention, albeit from a fictional cartoon character.
Saving Face on the Face
by Peter Shelton
Feb 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
When world class skiers complain of a course being “too hard,” what is left for us mortals?
Do You Want Fries With That Bong Hit?
by Peter Shelton
Feb 04, 2009 | 3 3 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Keep your friends close, and your friends with cameras closer.
Where Are You, Howard Hawks?
by Peter Shelton
Jan 28, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Hollywood has yet to catch up with the optimism of the times ushered in with President Obama.
Dick Cheney Is Dr. Strangelove
by Peter Shelton
Jan 21, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
It wasn’t just another peaceful transition of power on Tuesday; it was a call for the remaking of America.
Ski Someplace Older Than You Are
by Peter Shelton
Jan 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Alta is still the people’s playground, offering world class skiing without the matching price tag.
Bitter Aspen Prankster
by Peter Shelton
Jan 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Aspen bomber had a long and colorful history in the area. His last act, before taking his own life, was in defiance of what the town has become, for better or worse.
New Year’s Resolutions 2009
by Peter Shelton
Dec 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton rings in the New Year with a list of resolutions he’ll likely not keep.
All I Want for Christmas
by Peter Shelton
Dec 22, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Peter Shelton offers an addition to Aspen Magazine ’s extravagant gift guide.
You Say Goodbye, and I Say Hello
by Peter Shelton
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Stand on your feet, and go down the hill. Peter Shelton put his new hip through its paces on the mountain.
The Nutcracker Comes to Town
by Peter Shelton
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton shares memories of his sister after seeing a touching performance of “The Nutcracker.”
Uncle John and the Rock With Wings
by Peter Shelton
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A photograph and a grandbaby bring columnist Peter Shelton to the foot of Shiprock.
Iran and the Pomegranate Gift
by Peter Shelton
Nov 25, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s time for the world’s youngest empire to sit down with the world’s oldest.
John Clendenin Is the Pied Piper, and Peter Pan
by Peter Shelton
Nov 19, 2008 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
New book will help skiers find their flow on the mountain, and hopefully hit the Love Spot©.
The End of an Error
by Peter Shelton
Nov 12, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
America enters a new era with the election of Barack Obama.
The Doonesbury Factor
by Peter Shelton
Nov 06, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton has a problem with this column’s deadline and the results of the presidential race all the while hoping a change is on the way for American politics.
The Last Undecided Voter
by Peter Shelton
Oct 28, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
What more do you need? Peter Shelton sits down with the last undecided voter of Ouray County.