BackCountry Blog

Fall: It’s a classic.

That crisp air. Those falling leaves. The scent of pumpkin and cinnamon in the air. In September, autumn settles gradually into Colorado, and for many people it’s their favorite time of year. With aspens turning gold and the elk bugling, a trip to the high country is definitely in order. But don’t forget about the […]

Europe, now on tap at Park Meadows

For BackCountry™ residents, a taste of the Old World requires no passport. Just a quick trip over to the Park Meadows Mall, a few C-470 exits away. Based in Holland and found in cities across Europe, Oil & Vinegar has a limited number of US locations, so lucky us to have one close by. If you’re […]

Fun is Ageless at BackCountry

“BackCountry™ is just for young families.” “BackCountry is just for empty nesters.” Hmm. Here’s the truth behind those two misconceptions: BackCountry is for everyone, of every age. Here’s the simple reason why—it was designed that way. The pool, parks, and trails appeal to all ages, from active toddlers to active seniors. And so does BackCountry’s […]

Back-to-School 101

Whether you’re sad to see them go or jonesing for a quiet house, it is what it is: The first day of school is upon us. If you live in BackCountry™, August 10 is the start day for your Stone Mountain Elementary School kiddos. Ranch View Middle School welcomes back 7th graders on Aug. 9, and […]