Like a self-conscious teenager, Colorado mountain towns have grown up with a bit of a psychological complex. Let’s call it the “Fear of Growing Uncool Problem” — FOG-ing UP, for short.

It’s like when you step out of the shower into a steamy bathroom, the fogged-up mirror distorts the view of yourself. You see, perhaps, a blurry vision of who you want to be more so than a clear picture of who you actually are.

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