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Summit Lost Pet Rescue

A show of support for missing pets

Para español, haga clic aquí. It’s not just hikers and climbers who can go missing in Summit County (we love you, Search and Rescue!). Pets can also get lost, to the great distress of pet owners, and finding them can take days or even weeks.  Now pet owners who’ve lost their animals in Summit County have a new nonprofit organization devoted entirely to pet search and rescue. Residents Melissa Davis and Brandon Cuillo founded Summit Lost Pet Rescue to help return missing pets to their rightful owners. Supported by a …

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View of Buffalo Mountain

Bring Silverthorne Home

We miss you! While Silverthorne is currently closed to visitors, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy our fresh mountain air and Silverthorne state-of-mind from home. Until we welcome you back, you can experience Silverthorne from afar in the following ways: Enjoy a Taste of Silverthorne from Home Order tea or coffee from Red Buffalo Café to enjoy your favorite cup of joe in the comfort of your own home. Celebrate happy hour on your deck, patio or couch with Angry James Brewery, which is offering several of its beers at locations …

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Summit Ink Tattoo

The Call of the Mountains and Summit Ink Tattoo

After visiting Summit County, many people hear the call of the mountains for the rest of their lives. For some, like Summit Ink Tattoo owner and artist Sean Ozz and his family, that means packing up everything and moving to a mountain town that they have spent years visiting. For others, that call may be expressed in a special piece of art. An Artful Ode to Colorado At Summit Ink Tattoo, Sean has over 26 years of experience producing award-winning work from bold and bright colors to smooth soft black …

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Lenka's Loving Care

Caring for the Community

Many people have come together in our community during this time of need to support neighbors, friends and strangers. Others have shown that they have always been there for those in need, like Lenka Lesmerises and her in-home care group, Lenka’s Loving Care. In-Home Care Lenka’s Loving Care is an in-home health care agency that provides non-medical assistance to seniors and those in need. In Summit County, Lenka’s Loving Care is the only Department of Health licensed care agency, filling a much needed niche in the community. The agency provides …

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Rob Murphy, Silverthorne Piano Technician

Tuning Pianos and Tuning into the Community

Silverthorne and surrounding Summit County have quite the live music scene. Form local bands playing weekly shows at nearby breweries to big name concerts at a First Friday event, music helps brings our community together. While local favorites and famous bands draw a lot of attention, there are other ways our community depends on music. Summit County churches, schools and individuals come together in a quieter “hidden” music scene. It is this organic community that keeps Summit County piano technician Rob Murphy busy. Working frequently with local churches, schools and …

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Silverthorne’s Got Heart: Local eye doc serves National Guard’s pandemic response

When our country is in crisis, members of the National Guard are “always ready, always there.” Even during the COVID-19 pandemic when they are facing the same anxiety, fears and family needs that the rest of us are, the National Guard’s citizen soldiers are called to step away from their daily lives and businesses to serve the community.  For Silverthorne eye doc Jessica Hegewald, owner of Blue River Vision, this calling to serve in the National Guard is a privilege. “I chose health care and the National Guard for the …

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Cup of Coffee at Red Buffalo Cafe

Coffee and Community at Red Buffalo Cafe

Enjoying a cup of coffee in the heart of Summit County at Red Buffalo Café is a ritual beloved by many in Silverthorne. While the Café is currently closed to dine-in service, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy your favorite java from home. We caught up with Red Buffalo Café owner Erin Young to learn how to make the best coffee in your own kitchen and what operating a local business in her hometown means for her young family. Homegrown Community Erin grew up in Silverthorne, along with …

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Summit Ford and Blue Moon take food to St Anthony's Medical Center

Silverthorne’s Got Heart: Local restaurateurs provide food to the frontlines

It’s a tough time to be in the restaurant business. But for Silverthorne restaurant owners Tim Applegate and Ben Reil, that’s not holding them back from donating meals to frontline workers during this pandemic.  As owners of Silverthorne’s Sauce on the Blue, Tim and his wife Deb have been hard at work behind the scenes to cook and deliver delicious Italian dinners for the Silverthorne Police Department each day. “We’re not looking for anything from it,” said Tim. “We just recognize how fortunate we are to have such a wonderful …

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Blue River Vision

Businesses Open in Silverthorne

Updated Wednesday, March 25. If you have edits or additions, please email For a list of restaurants open in Silverthorne, click here. Grocery Stores El Charrito Market Open 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 301 Adams Avenue 970-262-7615 Target Shopping for people 65 and older, pregnant women or those defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as vulnerable or at-risk on Wednesdays from 8-9:00 a.m. 715 Blue River Parkway 970-468-2268 Liquor Stores & Dispensaries Locals Liquors Curbside Delivery available if customers would like. Steaks, beef, seafood, soup and …

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beer at Angry James

Silverthorne Restaurants Open for Pickup, Delivery or Drive Thru

*Updated Wednesday, March 25, 2020. If you have edits or additions, please email Angry James Brewing CompanyPickup Beer Only421 Adams Avenue 970-455-8800 Arby’s Drive Thru or Delivery165 Stephens Way970-468-242 Argentos Empanadas & MorePickup or Delivery over $40273 Summit Place Shopping Center970-368-6512 The Bakers’ BreweryTake out beer and food Wednesdays – Sundays from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.531 Silverthorne Lane970-468-0170 Bamboo GardenPickup190 Summit Place Shopping Center 970-468-6888 Blue Moon BakeryPickup253 Summit Place Shopping Center970-513-0669 Chipotle Mexican Grill Pickup247 Rainbow Drive970-468-0520 Dunkin DonutsDrive Thru120 Blue River Parkway970-468-0520 Fiesta JaliscoPickup269 Summit Place Shopping …

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