The Story of Knapp Ranch

Photos by Todd Winslow Pierce

In the 1990s, Betsy and Bud Knapp, the powerhouse couple who founded Architectural Digest and Bon Appetit, left the publishing world to pursue a dream. Their story is told in this beautiful coffee table book, Living Beneath the Colorado Peaks: The Story of Knapp Ranch, A Vision of Architectural Design and Land Stewardship. Available September 11, 2018.

Published by The Knapp Press and distributed by Gibbs Smith, Publisher, it is available online at Gibbs Smith,, Amazon and at independent bookstores.

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