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Mountain Mayhem: Spontaneity

May Selby
Mountain Mayhem
Great friends Gerard Butler and Ross King celebrate Ross’s birthday at an impromptu and unforgettable evening at The Wine Bar at The Little Nell.
Todd Campbell of Telluride on an Aspen Mountain shrine tour.
Dr. Barbara Sturm and her daughter, Charly, in town for a ski getaway.
Wyatt, Paula and Barney Eaton on Valentine’s Day. Just missing from the family photo is Wyatt’s little brother Barnes.
Marla Meridith and Sean Wells of Telluride road tripped to Aspen for a wintry weekend visit.
Après-ski at The Sundeck on a chilly February day.
Charlie Lucarelli and Rebecca Mirsky at the Sundeck walk-up window.
Todd Campbell, Tara Seracka and Beth Mills meet up in the John Denver shrine.

With so much uncertainty still around travel, events, celebrations and plans in general, spontaneity has taken on a whole new meaning.

For example, friends will say they’re coming to town on a last minute road trip just for a change of scenery and to see what’s happening in Aspen. Or I’ll find myself often going out for a casual dinner with friends and then it winds up being one of the more memorable moments of the month by virtue of surprise encounters or fascinating conversations. Another frequent occurrence is bumping into friends on the slopes and then forming new ski groups to tour the shrines or discover new lines. I love the open mindedness of today’s day and age. The saying “variety is the spice of life” now leans more towards “spontaneity is the spice of life!”


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