The Small Town Brews

“If your town doesn’t have a brewery then it’s not on the map.” We heard this quote somewhere down the line in our travels and it certainly rings true as far as we can tell. There are very few towns in this state without a brewery or two to draw in locals and travelers alike. We’ve prided ourselves on making our way to all of the breweries in the state, big or small, from Ft. Collins to Alamosa. One thing we’ve noticed is that breweries, especially the smaller operations in small towns, have created a space for folks to gather and build community. Local breweries generally offer a low-key vibe and there are always friendly craft connoisseurs eager to strike up a conversation. Oh, and one other thing is absolutely sure, the beer is always good. So because of this pleasant community atmosphere, spots like Dolores River Brewery in Dolores, Colorado have quickly become our favorites. Continue reading