5280 December Issue 2023


5280’s December 2023 Issue is here!

Best of the Mountain West + Top Denver Home Design + MORE!



On The Cover
From a desert-dwelling sake brewer in Arizona to an independence-loving micronation in Nevada, here are the people, places, and things that make living in our region so sweet. 

The High Life
The winners of our eighth annual Top Denver Home Design contest represent the pinnacle of residential design in Denver and beyond.

Some Friendly Advice
Despite the benefits of friendship, research shows that Coloradans are some of the nation’s loneliest citizens. It’s time we changed that.

Can’t Miss Special Sections:

Winter Shape-Up – Colorado activities don’t stop just because it’s cold. Here are three great gyms to keep you going this ski season!