Books in Durango

Maria’s Bookshop

Maria’s is a good general bookstore – independently owned and well stocked. It does e-reader orders too.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Gunnison

Traders Rendezvous

It is Gunnison after all. Traders Rendezvous has 'Colorado's Largest Display of Mounted Trophies and Antlers'. If you're looking for cow skull to tie to the bumper of your 4x4, you want an upright stuffed grizzly be…
Clothing in Delta

Davis Clothing Co

Like a dry goods store from a different era, this manly outfitter stocks Woolrich shirts, Stetsons and lots of denim. They have a big selection of top-quality hats, which, like everything else here, are made to last…
Homewares in Fort Collins


This is the biggest kitchen supply store in Northern Colorado and as such is filled with every cooking thingamajig under the sun, plus lots of local sauces and jams. The selection of knives and cookbooks is impressi…
Homewares in Fort Collins

White Balcony

Knickknacks and off-beat collectibles are given artful attention at this unique downtown shop. It’s a great place to get a one-of-a-kind gift; there are purses and homewares, kids’ gifts, ladies’ accessories and car…
Sports & Outdoors in Montrose

Cascade Bicycles

This local bike shop has been outfitting cyclists and supporting local cycling events for years. For great local advice on mountain biking, touring and BMX, talk to the friendly owners.
Sports & Outdoors in Fort Collins

Jax Outdoor Gear

Half camping outfitter, half army-surplus store, Jax is Fort Collins’ most well-rounded outdoor supplier – a place where you can buy a fishing rod, a Patagonia jacket and a gas mask. Its rental department has kayaks…
Sports & Outdoors in Grand Lake

Never Summer Mountain Products

With rock-climbing and mountaineering equipment, clothing and topographic maps, this is the best supplier for serious outdoor enthusiasts in this corner of the state. They guys here know their area well, so don't he…
Outdoors Gear in Gunnison

Gene Taylors Sporting Goods

This store has been trading at this corner site since 1958, and has become something of an icon. Ski and snowboard equipment (including rentals), fly-fishing gear, guns and hunting equipment – it's all available thr…
Sports & Outdoors in Gunnison

Rock 'n' Roll Sports

Rock 'n' Roll Sports does a bit of everything - cycle sales, skiing equipment, climbing ropes and gear. This is a good store if you need tech gear and outfitting, but there's no rental service.