Local Spotlight: Kris Enger | SteamboatToday.com

Local Spotlight: Kris Enger

Age: 24

Occupation: Deli clerk

Place of birth: Littleton

Q. When did you move to Routt County, and what brought you here?

A. One year ago. The mountain.

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Q. What’s the biggest risk you’ve taken recently?

A. None recently.

Q. Describe your morning routine.

A. Coffee, shower, fresh clothes.

Q. Has a book ever changed your life? What was it and why?

A. Not yet.

Q. What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

A. Be yourself.

Q. What three things would you want people to know about you?

A. Snowboarding, longboarding, frolf.

Q. What did you want to be when you grew up?

A. Firefighter.

Q. If you could invite any four people to dinner, who would they be and what would you talk about?

A. Will Ferrell, Christopher Walken, Seth Rogen, Adam Sandler.

Q. Do you collect anything?

A. Rocks, keychains, slap bracelets.

Q. In the Meatloaf song, “I’d do anything for love, but I won’t do that,” what is that?

A. Eeewww.

Q. What was your first job?

A. Doughnut shop.

Q. Do you have any phobias?

A. Spiders.

Q. If you could go back in time, to what event or time period would you go?

A. 1960s.

Q. What is your favorite thing to do in Routt County?

A. Everything.


Book: “Into Thin Air,” by Jon Krakauer

Song: “Trying to find a balance,” by Atmosphere

Color: Green

Food: Mexican

Sport to watch: Basketball

Vacation spot: New Zealand

Recreational activity: Snowboarding

Magazine: Transworld

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