Archives for October 2012

Backcountry Skiing Colorado’s 10th Mountain Division Huts

Backcountry Skiing Colorado’s 10th Mountain Division Huts In the mid 20th century, Fritz Benedict dreamed of creating a Colorado hut system modeled after the European Alps’ Haute route.  The WWII 10thMountain Division soldier teamed up with an Aspen architect, and created what is today considered one of the premier backcountry hut systems in the world.  […]