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Successful Gear Show a Win for Colorado

Denver's new Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show event should bring money and conservation cache to town.

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Attendees and organizers called Denver’s inaugural Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show gear event, held the last week of January, a big success for the state. Organizers project the shows will bring $110 million to Colorado each year, and the state’s conservation-minded politics should provide a better fit for the outdoor industry than Utah’s did.