cooking at high altitude

Asked January 24, 2013, 6:46 PM EST

Hello, I will be moving to Colorado Springs after having lived at sea level my entire life. Is there a resource that you can provide to help with the necessary cooking adjustments?

El Paso County Colorado

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Thank you for your question for eXtension. The topic area in which you've made a request is not yet fully staffed by eXtension experts and therefore we cannot provide you with a timely answer. Please consider contacting the Cooperative Extension office closest to you. The Web site for the El Paso County office of Colorado State University Extension is at We apologize that we can't help you right now, but please come back to eXtension to check in as we grow and add experts.

Please refer to publication P41 High Altitude Food Preparation Guide, downloadable at This will give you the general guidelines recommended. Welcome to Colorado!
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