Outdoor Recreation in Western Slope Region

 Hunting and Sport Fishing

   
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2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation - Colorado
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This survey reports results from interviews with U.S. residents 16 years of age and older about their fishing, hunting, and wildlife watching experiences in the year 2011.

 

The Ultimate Food Plot
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One of the first things that every fledgling wildlife manager learns is that nutrition is the key to attracting and keeping big bucks. The second thing they learn is how expensive it is to grow good food plots.

 

Recommendations for Responsible Oil and Gas Development
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This report outlines sportsmen’s recommendations for responsible energy development in the Rocky Mountain West—a platform and prescription for development that accommodates our energy needs without sacrificing our Western heritage.

 

Conserving lands and prosperity - Seeking a proper balance between conservation and development in the Rocky Mountain West
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More than half of the land in the Western United states is managed by state and federal governments (Jackson, 1995). Public lands in the seven Rocky Mountain States alone cover an area roughly 7.5 ...

 

Hunters - A Force for Conservation
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Hunting seasons are starting to open, making this a great time to commemorate the important role that hunters play in habitat conservation.

 

Show Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals (57)
There are 57 resources serving Western Slope Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals serving Western Slope Region
Guides and Outfitters
2V Outfitters, Ltd
Sam Branham - Glade Park, CO
5barN Outfitters
Brady Noble - Del Norte, CO
Archery Unlimited Outfitters, LLC
Marshall and Rhonda Ledford - Durango, CO
Biggerstaff Guides & Outfitters, LLC
Steve and Randi Biggerstaff - Owners - Glade Park, CO
Bray Ranches
Robert & Melissa Bray Family - Redvale, CO
Bryce Outfitting
Jim Bryce - Delta, CO
Buck's Livery, Inc.
Ben and Mindy Breed - Durango, CO
Camp David Outfitting, LLC
Ray David - Montrose, CO
Circle K Ranch, Inc.
Allen Cannon - Dolores, CO
Coffeepot High Country Outfitters, Inc.
Kelley and Monte Sanburg - Montrose, CO
Colorado Big Game Hunts, LLC
Jack Cassidy - Loma, CO
Colorado Hunting Expeditions, LLC
Robert Luna - Dolores, CO
Colorado Outfitters Association
- Dillon, CO
Colorado Trophies
Tom & Lynn Colander - Redvale, CO
Coulter Lake Guest Ranch & Outfitters
Jack & Pam Allard - Owners - Rifle, CO
D. & G. Horses-Old Time Outfitting
Dale, Gail, & Leah Coombs - Rifle, CO
Dark Timber Outfitting
Richard Webb - Montrose, CO
Garvey Brothers Outfitters
Dustin Garvey - Nucla, CO
Great Divide Outfitters, LLC
Dan Newman - Bayfield, CO
High Country Connections, Inc.
Casey Veach - Monticello, UT
High Sierra Expeditions, LLC
Brad Gray - Montrose, CO
Hill's Guide Service
Clifford & Janice Hill - Collbran, CO
Hubbard Creek Outfitters & Pack Station, LLC
Larry Allen - Hotchkiss, CO
J & Ray Colorado High Country, Inc.
Larry & Ronald Franks - Montrose, CO
Keyah Grande Outfitters, LLC
Michael Iguchi - Pagosa Springs, CO
Keys Guide & Outfiitting, LLC
Joe Keys - Clifton, CO
Knight Canyon Outfitters, Inc.
Bill & Wade Wilson - Norwood, CO
Lobo Outfitters, LLC
Dick Ray - Pagosa Springs, CO
Mark Davies Guide Service Inc.
- Loma, CO
Myers Hunting Services, Inc.
Don and Phyllis Myers - Hamilton, CO
Over The Hill Outfitters, Inc.
Randy & Terry Palmer - Durango, CO
Peak to Creek Outfitters, Inc.
Gene Carlson - Owner - Bayfield, CO
Robert Preo
- Grand Juction, CO
San-Pahgre Outfitters
Rick Baecker & Todd Richardson - Montrose, CO
Shaded Timber Outfitters
- Glenwood Springs, CO
Sheep Creek Ranch Outfitters
Daren Olson - Meeker, CO
Silver Spur Outfitters LLC
Trent Snyder - Montrose, CO
Steamboat Lake Outfitters
Russ Lambert - Outfitting Director - Clark, CO
Telluride Hunting Guides, LLC
Troy Youngfleish - Telluride, CO
Third Generation Outfitters, LLC
Forest & Jaclyn Bramwell - Pagosa Springs, CO
Wild Mountain Outfitters
Bobby Crawford - Montrose, CO
Winterhawk Outfitters, Inc.
- Collbran, CO
Land Leasing
American Hunting Lease Association
Steve Meng - President - Fishers, IN
CoBank
Robert B. Engel - Chief Executive Officer - Greenwood Village, CO
Evr-green Management Group, Inc
Matt S. Campbell - President - Rome, GA
Hunt Ark Duck
Cain Planting Company - McCrory, AR
Hunting Land Advisors
Stephen Ruckman - Founder - Mount Washington, KY
Hunting Lease Magazine
- Castle Rock, CO
Hunting Sports Plus
Daryl Traylor - Blue Springs, MO
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ranching for Wildlife Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Sustainable Agricultural Land Tenure Initiative
Neil Hamilton - Professor of Law/Dwight D. Opperman Chair of Law/Director of Ag Law Center - Des Moines, IA
US Farm Lease
- Ames, IA
Lodges and Ranches
Beartooth Capital Partners
Robert Keith - Managing Principal and Co-Founder - Bozeman, MT
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO

 Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism

   
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Colorado Roots
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Use this guide to get inspired by all the historic, culinary, ranch and farm, and cultural activities to be found across Colorado, and start planning your trip itinerary today.

 

What is Natural Heritage Tourism

Natural heritage tourism (or geotourism as defined by National Geographic) is defined as tourism that sustains or enhances the geographical character of a place—its environment, culture, aesthetics, heritage, and the well-being of its residents.

 

Bird Trails and Important Bird Areas
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A Bird Trail is more than a trail in the literal sense.  It is a “necklace” of sites, usually linked by a physiographic feature such as a river, that are united by the theme of “great for bird watching!”  Birding Trails are essentially driving routes that help you get from one prime birding spot to the next.

 

Rural Bounty

Explore North America's Rural Bounty

Discover the rich bounty of farm fresh fruits and vegetables, outdoor activities, and family fun that our rural countryside has to offer!

  • Daytrip or Vacation to a Farm or Ranch
  • Pick Your Own-Fruits, Pumpkins, Trees
  • Discover Charming Countryside Wineries
  • Challenge Your Hunting & Outdoor Skills

In the U.S. and Canada, there are approximately 65,000 farms and ranches that invite the public to visit, and more and more are becoming members on the Rural Bounty website. We invite you to come back often to plan relaxing day trips, or weeks away, enjoying the Rural Bounty of North America.  Visit website »

 

 

Show Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism Organizations & Professionals (116)
There are 116 resources serving Western Slope Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving Western Slope Region
Agritourism
Alida’s Fruits
- Palisade, CO
Aloha Organic Fruit
Steven Sherer - Palisade, CO
Anderson Farms
- Erie, CO
Aspen Moon Farm
- Longmont, CO
Azura Cellars
- Paonia, CO
B Bar S Ranch
- Nederland, CO
Balistreri Vineyards
- Denver, CO
Barefoot Homestead
- Conifer, CO
Bartels Land and Livestock Inc.
Nancy Bartels - Fort Collins, CO
Bee Family Centennial Farm Museum
- Fort Collins, CO
Bee Squared Apiaries
Beth Conrey - Berthoud, CO
Berg Harvest, LLC
- Paonia, CO
Berry Patch Farms
- Brighton, CO
Big B’s Delicious Orchards
- Hotchkiss, CO
Black Forest Meadery
- Colorado Springs, CO
Boxwood Gulch Ranch
- Shawnee, CO
Busy Bee Farm
- Larkspur, CO
C & R Farms
Megan Clark - Manager & Sales - Palisade, CO
Carlson Vineyards, Inc.
Parker Carlson - Palisade, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Chimney Rock Farms
- Bayfield, CO
Christensen Ranch, LLC
- Weldona, CO
Colorado Cellars Winery / Rocky Mountain Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Colorado Cider Company
- Denver, CO
Covered Bridge Ranch
- Montrose, CO
Dayspring Farm, LLC
- Olathe, CO
East Pines Ranch
- Cortez, CO
Harry’s Peaches
- Palisade, CO
High Country Highlands at Maryland Creek Ranch
Leo Causland - Silverthorne, CO
High Country Orchards & Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Lamborn Mountain Farmstead
- Paonia, CO
Osage Gardens
- New Castle, CO
Osito Orchard LLC
- Hotchkiss, CO
Peachfork
- Palisade, CO
Plum Creek Winery
- Palisade, CO
Red Mountain Ranches
- Cedaredge, CO
Sage Creations Organic Farm
- Palisade, CO
Ecotourism
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Bicycle Colorado
Dan Grunig - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Colorado Mountain Club
Scott Robson - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Bob Broscheid - Director - Denver, CO
Crawford State Park
- Crawford, CO
Dan Zimmerer
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Statewide - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO
Highline Lake State Park
- Loma, CO
Joe Lewandowski
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Durango, CO
Mancos State Park
- Mancos, CO
Many Ponies Outfit
Paul Finley & Lisa Foxwell - Norwood, CO
Navajo State Park
- Arboles, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ridgway State Park
- Ridgway, CO
Stay The Trail Colorado
Dan Gourley - Program CoordinatorCO
Sweitzer Lake State Park
- Delta, CO
Trina Romero
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Northwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Grand Junction, CO
Vega State Park
- Collbran, CO
Walking Mountains Science Center
- Avon, CO
Wilderness Aware Rafting
- Buena Vista, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Guides and Outfitters
2V Outfitters, Ltd
Sam Branham - Glade Park, CO
5barN Outfitters
Brady Noble - Del Norte, CO
Archery Unlimited Outfitters, LLC
Marshall and Rhonda Ledford - Durango, CO
Biggerstaff Guides & Outfitters, LLC
Steve and Randi Biggerstaff - Owners - Glade Park, CO
Bray Ranches
Robert & Melissa Bray Family - Redvale, CO
Bryce Outfitting
Jim Bryce - Delta, CO
Buck's Livery, Inc.
Ben and Mindy Breed - Durango, CO
Camp David Outfitting, LLC
Ray David - Montrose, CO
Circle K Ranch, Inc.
Allen Cannon - Dolores, CO
Coffeepot High Country Outfitters, Inc.
Kelley and Monte Sanburg - Montrose, CO
Colorado Big Game Hunts, LLC
Jack Cassidy - Loma, CO
Colorado Hunting Expeditions, LLC
Robert Luna - Dolores, CO
Colorado Outfitters Association
- Dillon, CO
Colorado Trophies
Tom & Lynn Colander - Redvale, CO
Coulter Lake Guest Ranch & Outfitters
Jack & Pam Allard - Owners - Rifle, CO
D. & G. Horses-Old Time Outfitting
Dale, Gail, & Leah Coombs - Rifle, CO
Dark Timber Outfitting
Richard Webb - Montrose, CO
Garvey Brothers Outfitters
Dustin Garvey - Nucla, CO
Great Divide Outfitters, LLC
Dan Newman - Bayfield, CO
High Country Connections, Inc.
Casey Veach - Monticello, UT
High Sierra Expeditions, LLC
Brad Gray - Montrose, CO
Hill's Guide Service
Clifford & Janice Hill - Collbran, CO
Hubbard Creek Outfitters & Pack Station, LLC
Larry Allen - Hotchkiss, CO
J & Ray Colorado High Country, Inc.
Larry & Ronald Franks - Montrose, CO
Keyah Grande Outfitters, LLC
Michael Iguchi - Pagosa Springs, CO
Keys Guide & Outfiitting, LLC
Joe Keys - Clifton, CO
Knight Canyon Outfitters, Inc.
Bill & Wade Wilson - Norwood, CO
Lobo Outfitters, LLC
Dick Ray - Pagosa Springs, CO
Mark Davies Guide Service Inc.
- Loma, CO
Myers Hunting Services, Inc.
Don and Phyllis Myers - Hamilton, CO
Over The Hill Outfitters, Inc.
Randy & Terry Palmer - Durango, CO
Peak to Creek Outfitters, Inc.
Gene Carlson - Owner - Bayfield, CO
Robert Preo
- Grand Juction, CO
San-Pahgre Outfitters
Rick Baecker & Todd Richardson - Montrose, CO
Shaded Timber Outfitters
- Glenwood Springs, CO
Sheep Creek Ranch Outfitters
Daren Olson - Meeker, CO
Silver Spur Outfitters LLC
Trent Snyder - Montrose, CO
Steamboat Lake Outfitters
Russ Lambert - Outfitting Director - Clark, CO
Telluride Hunting Guides, LLC
Troy Youngfleish - Telluride, CO
Third Generation Outfitters, LLC
Forest & Jaclyn Bramwell - Pagosa Springs, CO
Wild Mountain Outfitters
Bobby Crawford - Montrose, CO
Winterhawk Outfitters, Inc.
- Collbran, CO
Land Leasing
American Hunting Lease Association
Steve Meng - President - Fishers, IN
CoBank
Robert B. Engel - Chief Executive Officer - Greenwood Village, CO
Evr-green Management Group, Inc
Matt S. Campbell - President - Rome, GA
Hunt Ark Duck
Cain Planting Company - McCrory, AR
Hunting Land Advisors
Stephen Ruckman - Founder - Mount Washington, KY
Hunting Lease Magazine
- Castle Rock, CO
Hunting Sports Plus
Daryl Traylor - Blue Springs, MO
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ranching for Wildlife Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Sustainable Agricultural Land Tenure Initiative
Neil Hamilton - Professor of Law/Dwight D. Opperman Chair of Law/Director of Ag Law Center - Des Moines, IA
US Farm Lease
- Ames, IA
Lodges and Ranches
Beartooth Capital Partners
Robert Keith - Managing Principal and Co-Founder - Bozeman, MT
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO

 Nature-Based Tourism

   
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National Wildlife Refuge System - National Wildlife Refuge Locator

Find a Refuge Near You 

Nearly 46 million people visit national wildlife refuges each year. Visitors and local communities recognize refuges as national treasures:

  • Wildlife refuges are home to more than 700 species of birds, 220 species of mammals, 250 reptile and amphibian species and more than 200 species of fish.
  • Fifty-nine refuges have been established with a primary purpose of conserving threatened or endangered species.
  • 280 of the 1,200-plus federally-listed threatened or endangered species in the U.S. are found on units of the Refuge System.

 

 

2011 National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation - Colorado
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This survey reports results from interviews with U.S. residents 16 years of age and older about their fishing, hunting, and wildlife watching experiences in the year 2011.

 

Decontamination Documentation for Cavers
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The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) strongly recommends, first and foremost, compliance with all cave closures, advisories, and regulations in all Federal, State,Tribal, and private lands.

 

What is Natural Heritage Tourism

Natural heritage tourism (or geotourism as defined by National Geographic) is defined as tourism that sustains or enhances the geographical character of a place—its environment, culture, aesthetics, heritage, and the well-being of its residents.

 

Bird Trails and Important Bird Areas
By:

A Bird Trail is more than a trail in the literal sense.  It is a “necklace” of sites, usually linked by a physiographic feature such as a river, that are united by the theme of “great for bird watching!”  Birding Trails are essentially driving routes that help you get from one prime birding spot to the next.

 

Rural Bounty

Explore North America's Rural Bounty

Discover the rich bounty of farm fresh fruits and vegetables, outdoor activities, and family fun that our rural countryside has to offer!

  • Daytrip or Vacation to a Farm or Ranch
  • Pick Your Own-Fruits, Pumpkins, Trees
  • Discover Charming Countryside Wineries
  • Challenge Your Hunting & Outdoor Skills

In the U.S. and Canada, there are approximately 65,000 farms and ranches that invite the public to visit, and more and more are becoming members on the Rural Bounty website. We invite you to come back often to plan relaxing day trips, or weeks away, enjoying the Rural Bounty of North America.  Visit website »

 

 

Show Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals (78)
There are 78 resources serving Western Slope Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving Western Slope Region
Agritourism
Alida’s Fruits
- Palisade, CO
Aloha Organic Fruit
Steven Sherer - Palisade, CO
Anderson Farms
- Erie, CO
Aspen Moon Farm
- Longmont, CO
Azura Cellars
- Paonia, CO
B Bar S Ranch
- Nederland, CO
Balistreri Vineyards
- Denver, CO
Barefoot Homestead
- Conifer, CO
Bartels Land and Livestock Inc.
Nancy Bartels - Fort Collins, CO
Bee Family Centennial Farm Museum
- Fort Collins, CO
Bee Squared Apiaries
Beth Conrey - Berthoud, CO
Berg Harvest, LLC
- Paonia, CO
Berry Patch Farms
- Brighton, CO
Big B’s Delicious Orchards
- Hotchkiss, CO
Black Forest Meadery
- Colorado Springs, CO
Boxwood Gulch Ranch
- Shawnee, CO
Busy Bee Farm
- Larkspur, CO
C & R Farms
Megan Clark - Manager & Sales - Palisade, CO
Carlson Vineyards, Inc.
Parker Carlson - Palisade, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Chimney Rock Farms
- Bayfield, CO
Christensen Ranch, LLC
- Weldona, CO
Colorado Cellars Winery / Rocky Mountain Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Colorado Cider Company
- Denver, CO
Covered Bridge Ranch
- Montrose, CO
Dayspring Farm, LLC
- Olathe, CO
East Pines Ranch
- Cortez, CO
Harry’s Peaches
- Palisade, CO
High Country Highlands at Maryland Creek Ranch
Leo Causland - Silverthorne, CO
High Country Orchards & Vineyards
- Palisade, CO
Lamborn Mountain Farmstead
- Paonia, CO
Osage Gardens
- New Castle, CO
Osito Orchard LLC
- Hotchkiss, CO
Peachfork
- Palisade, CO
Plum Creek Winery
- Palisade, CO
Red Mountain Ranches
- Cedaredge, CO
Sage Creations Organic Farm
- Palisade, CO
Campgrounds
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Crawford State Park
- Crawford, CO
Highline Lake State Park
- Loma, CO
Mancos State Park
- Mancos, CO
Navajo State Park
- Arboles, CO
Ridgway State Park
- Ridgway, CO
Vega State Park
- Collbran, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Ecotourism
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Bicycle Colorado
Dan Grunig - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Chico Basin Ranch
- Colorado Springs, CO
Colorado Mountain Club
Scott Robson - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Bob Broscheid - Director - Denver, CO
Crawford State Park
- Crawford, CO
Dan Zimmerer
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Statewide - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Escalante Ranch
- Delta, CO
Highline Lake State Park
- Loma, CO
Joe Lewandowski
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Southwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Durango, CO
Mancos State Park
- Mancos, CO
Many Ponies Outfit
Paul Finley & Lisa Foxwell - Norwood, CO
Navajo State Park
- Arboles, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Ridgway State Park
- Ridgway, CO
Stay The Trail Colorado
Dan Gourley - Program CoordinatorCO
Sweitzer Lake State Park
- Delta, CO
Trina Romero
Wildlife Viewing Coordinator, Northwest Region - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Grand Junction, CO
Vega State Park
- Collbran, CO
Walking Mountains Science Center
- Avon, CO
Wilderness Aware Rafting
- Buena Vista, CO
Wilderness Bud and Breakfast
Southwest Wilderness Experience - Pagosa Springs, CO
Landscape Architects / Land Planning
Knight Planning Services
Terrill Knight - Prinicpal - Eagle, CO
Mauriello Planning Group, LLC
Dominic F. Mauriello - Principal - Eagle, CO
Natural Design Solutions, Inc.
Neil McLane, RLA, LEED AP, CLARB - President - Longmont, CO
State and Federal Land
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area
- Salida, CO
Crawford State Park
- Crawford, CO
Highline Lake State Park
- Loma, CO
Mancos State Park
- Mancos, CO
Navajo State Park
- Arboles, CO
Ridgway State Park
- Ridgway, CO
Sweitzer Lake State Park
- Delta, CO
Vega State Park
- Collbran, CO
 

 Local News Stories about Outdoor Recreation

Local Hunting and Sport Fishing News Items
Colorado Wildlife Commission Rejects Ban On Bobcat Hunting
5/10/2019 6:25:44 PM
Colorado wildlife commissioners have rejected a … trophy hunting of bobcats. The Denver Post reported Thursday that the Colorado … Bobcats are killed both as hunting trophies and for their pelts … licensed hunters and trappers in Colorado killed 1,978 bobcats last …

Colorado wildlife commissioners reject ban on trapping and trophy hunting of bobcats
5/9/2019 10:05:32 PM
… -makers in Asia, Colorado wildlife commissioners on Thursday … on bobcat hunting and trapping would benefit Colorado economically, … hunting or trapping has an impact on lynx populations in Colorado … “As with all hunting in Colorado , CPW regulates the harvest …

As more bobcats are killed in Colorado, state wildlife commissioners weigh ban on trapping and trophy hunting
5/9/2019 8:35:34 AM
… ban on bobcat hunting and trapping would benefit Colorado economically, ecologically and … to enjoy.” Hunting groups oppose the ban. At the Colorado Trappers and … said. “As with all hunting in Colorado , CPW regulates the harvest and …

Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission to consider petition asking to ban bobcat hunting
5/2/2019 7:28:37 PM
… hoping to change the hunting laws in Colorado . Telluride-based veterinarian Christine … she has been researching bobcat hunting in Colorado for the past two … on bobcat hunting could lead to further hunting restrictions in Colorado . It will …

Sol Pais: Colorado police hunting 'armed and extremely dangerous' woman with multiple schools on lockdown including Columbine
4/17/2019 2:52:39 AM
Colorado police and the FBI are hunting an 18-year-old woman … said the teenager travelled to Colorado on Monday night and made … cancelled at Columbine in Littleton, Colorado , the Associated Press said. ShapeCreated …

Deadline for Colorado’s big game hunting draw applications coming up soon
3/28/2019 12:04:00 PM
… submit an application to for Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s big … went up for Colorado ’s state parks, campsites and hunting licenses this …

Don’t tell these women Colorado hunting ‘is for men’
3/7/2019 2:08:34 PM
… for lunch in a small Colorado mountain town. "There … every season while developing detailed hunting maps and encouraging women … to appeal to ladies." Hunting , she says, shouldn… , having formed a group, Hunting Divas, to empower and initiate …

Don't tell these Colorado women that hunting is for men
2/21/2019 9:42:51 AM
… every season while developing detailed hunting maps and encouraging women … s backcountry. If You Go Colorado Springs Sportsman & Boat … ways to appeal to ladies.” Hunting , she says, shouldn’t … , having formed a group, Hunting Divas, to empower and initiate …

'A poacher, not a hunter': Colorado man convicted of felony in illegal hunting of a mountain lion
12/28/2018 7:53:57 PM
… illegal hunting and outfitting operation for years in Colorado … Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) investigation into illegal hunting … all hunting , fishing and trapping privileges in Colorado and … Registration with the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies …

Colorado hunting by the numbers: What’s being killed, how much money is made, and more
12/28/2018 5:37:25 PM
… help from folks at Colorado Parks and Wildlife, we … Survey of Hunting , Fishing, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation. Colorado , even … years, but hunting has declined steadily even as Colorado ' … million: Acres for public hunting in Colorado . These include 11 …

Colorado hunting by the numbers: A glance at the sport and its most prized targets
12/17/2018 5:24:51 AM
With help from folks at Colorado Parks and Wildlife, we … The Gazette Show MoreShow Less Colorado , even while boasting some of … years, but hunting has declined steadily even as Colorado 's … 22 million: Acres for public hunting in Colorado . +10  Caption + A …

Cops hunting for Colorado mum who vanished on Thanksgiving Day
12/16/2018 1:54:15 AM
Police hunting for missing mom Kelsey Berreth … flight instructor from Woodland Park, Colorado went missing on November 22 … FBI, local police, officials with Colorado Bureau of Investigation and Teller …

Colorado outfitter pleads guilty to hunting illegally on public land, illegal possession of big game
11/8/2018 9:47:49 AM
… guilty to numerous illegal hunting practices during the 2016 … illegally baiting big-game after Colorado Parks & Wildlife (CPW … — and also banned from hunting for four years — and … further restrictions on their individual hunting licenses, the CPW said. …

Colorado outfitter sentenced for illegal hunting
11/7/2018 7:17:22 PM
… JUNCTION — A 70-year-old Colorado outfitter and four employees of … during the 2016-17 hunting seasons. The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department … tip line, is prohibited from hunting for four years and must …

Colorado outfitter guilty of illegal hunting
11/7/2018 4:22:00 PM
… . (AP) — A 70-year-old Colorado outfitter and four employees of … during the 2016-17 hunting seasons. The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department … tip line, is prohibited from hunting for four years and must …

WATCH: New Liam Neeson trailer finds him in fictional Colorado town hunting drug cartel with snow plow
10/29/2018 6:36:38 PM
If you see Liam Neeson behind a snow plow, run. Not everyone can turn your average winter accessory into a weapon, but it is Neeson, after all. He does just that in his latest, “Cold Pursuit,” which is set in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. The fictional …

A Sportsman’s Tale: Huge Colorado elks provide thrills for hunting trio
10/19/2018 2:32:30 PM
… good hunting and great memories. I recently hunted elk in Northwest Colorado … the Rocky Mountains. I was hunting with my cousin, Mike Ayup … St. Louis. We were hunting at a 7,000-foot … Clint Pignotta from Whitaker Brothers Hunting Company. The hunt was arranged …

Tips for the best hunting and fishing in Colorado this fall
10/17/2018 2:27:28 PM
… Denver Post)Fall in Colorado is always a challenging time … brown trout activity on the Colorado River.  The confluence of … , he said. Waterfowl hunting For waterfowl hunting , recent cold weather has … more time in Colorado and provide good hunting right up to …

Join Colorado Parks and Wildlife in Celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day
9/22/2018 7:57:40 AM
… . Colorado Parks and Wildlife LogoDENVER – Colorado Parks … greenback cutthroat trout, Colorado ’s state fish … Colorado . To learn more about how hunting and angling help conservation in Colorado … , visit cpw.state.co.us. Please note that National Hunting …

Colorado hunting guide accused of wasting meat fined $35,000
6/9/2018 10:01:20 PM
A hunting guide from Colorado charged with wasting game and …

Colorado Hunting And Fishing License Fees Would Go Up Under Proposed Bill
3/19/2018 11:50:31 PM
… would raise hunting and fishing fees in Colorado passed the Colorado Senate. As … the measure, which would allow Colorado Parks and Wildlife to raise … increase from $45 5o $53. Hunting and fishing licenses account for …

Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote
3/14/2018 9:32:14 PM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is on track to raise hunting … once-a-decade legislation. Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokeswoman … hunters and anglers in Colorado , recruiting and retaining employees … efforts in Colorado are funded by hunting and fishing …

Indiana men banned from hunting after killing Colorado bear
2/21/2018 1:16:05 PM
… killing a bear in western Colorado . The Aspen Times reports 55 … illegal possession of wildlife and hunting without permission. The father and … Authorities say the two were hunting with a valid permit in … animal in an area where hunting was prohibited and left …

Body found in Arkansas River identified as Colorado Springs man reportedly hunting treasure
1/26/2018 8:22:44 PM
Caption + Eric Ashby went missing after a rafting accident June 28. (Courtesy of Facebook) A body pulled from the Arkansas River in July was identified Friday as Eric Ashby, a Colorado Springs man who disappeared in June on a rafting trip and was presumed …

Colorado Springs leaders consider bow hunting to control big urban deer population
12/26/2017 10:16:55 PM
Deer in Colorado Springs neighborhood × Colorado Springs leaders consider bow hunting to control big … urban deer population Deer in Colorado Springs neighborhood COLORADO …

Deer Hunting Limited In Colorado, Other Western U.S. States After Tough Winter
11/25/2017 12:44:33 PM
… . Colorado , Idaho, Oregon, Utah and Washington state also imposed hunting limits … a reduction in deer hunting permits to help herds boost … , the number of elk hunting permits was cut drastically in … number of mule deer hunting permits for nonresidents again …

Hunting limited in Colorado, Western U.S. states after tough winter
11/24/2017 10:26:03 PM
… Denver Post) CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Hunting guide Mike Clark normally has … Colorado , Idaho, Oregon, Utah and Washington state also imposed hunting … the number of elk hunting permits was cut drastically … number of mule deer hunting permits for nonresidents again …

Colorado refunding hunting licenses for hurricane, wildfire victims
9/21/2017 7:44:19 PM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Colorado Parks and Wildlife is issuing hunting license refunds and preference … refunds 30 days before the hunting season, but they are making …

Colorado hunting ranch sues oil company over pipeline leak
8/1/2017 3:07:46 PM
The owner of a Colorado big-game hunting ranch has sued an oil …

Colorado hunting ranch suing oil company over pipeline leak
8/1/2017 12:33:35 PM
The owner of a Colorado big-game hunting ranch has sued an oil …

Colorado Springs urged to consider urban deer hunting
7/21/2017 11:41:12 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Colorado Springs councilmembers are being urged to consider allowing hunting … within city limits to combat high populations of deer. Colorado … an urban- hunting program like those in some rural Colorado communities. The …

Colorado lawmakers consider giving free hunting, fishing licenses to veterans
5/9/2017 8:36:15 PM
(Photo: ThinkStock) × Colorado lawmakers consider giving free hunting , fishing licenses to veterans DENVER … lifetime small game hunting and fishing license. The “ Colorado Heroes Hunting & Fishing …

Bill to boost Colorado Parks and Wildlife hunting and fishing fees dies in Senate committee
5/6/2017 8:17:26 AM
In the GOP health care bill that passed the U.S. House of Representatives this week, there is an echo from Colorado’s health-policy past. As part of the bill’s controversial provision that could allow insurers not to cover customers’ pre-existing …

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Colorado Parks And Wildlife Hopes To Hook The Next Generation On The Thrill — And The Responsibility — Of Hunting - Colorado Public Radio
5/21/2019 6:11:58 AM
Colorado Parks And Wildlife Hopes To Hook The Next Generation On The Thrill — And The Responsibility — Of Hunting    Colorado Public Radio CPW depends on the fees hunters pay to fund conservation programs. But hunting has been on the decline — and so is the money coming in.

Letters: Spare bobcats from traps; Report biological gender of shooting suspect (5/17/19) - The Denver Post
5/17/2019 11:52:00 AM
Letters: Spare bobcats from traps; Report biological gender of shooting suspect (5/17/19)    The Denver Post Spare bobcats from traps. Re: “Bobcat trophy hunting ban rejected,” May 10 news story. On Thursday, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) Commission voted ...

Colorado invites residents to 'Live Life Outside' in new campaign - Greeley Tribune
5/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado invites residents to 'Live Life Outside' in new campaign    Greeley Tribune Colorado Parks and Wildlife is launching a new tagline and media campaign, inviting state residents to 'Live Life Outside.' The new tagline will be a part of a ...

How to Try the Ancient Art of Spearfishing in Colorado - 5280 | The Denver Magazine
4/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
How to Try the Ancient Art of Spearfishing in Colorado    5280 | The Denver Magazine When people think of fishing in Colorado, most imagine an angler tossing a fly atop the flowing water of a picturesque river. But if you're looking to try something ...

Fines for violating state's game laws poised to increase - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
4/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fines for violating state's game laws poised to increase    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel When the Colorado Legislature approved a new law during last year's session to increase hunting and fishing license fees, it left out one major component: fines ...

Plan to double Parks and Wildlife fines gains momentum in Colorado - The Journal
4/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Plan to double Parks and Wildlife fines gains momentum in Colorado    The Journal DENVER – Colorado lawmakers have given initial approval to an effort to double or triple fines for hunting and fishing violations in Colorado's...

Teen hunter’s poor decision after illegal moose kill leads to big fine - For The Win
4/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Teen hunter’s poor decision after illegal moose kill leads to big fine    For The Win A 19-year-old Colorado man who was hunting for elk and mistakenly shot a moose will pay dearly for his poor decision to leave the animal rather than report the ...

Hunting bans for poachers who killed bear at landfill - The Denver Channel
4/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Hunting bans for poachers who killed bear at landfill    The Denver Channel A father and son who pleaded guilty to poaching a bear at a landfill in western Colorado have been banned from hunting and fishing in most of the United ...

Poachers who killed bear at western Colorado landfill banned from hunting - FOX 31 Denver
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Poachers who killed bear at western Colorado landfill banned from hunting    FOX 31 Denver ASPEN, Colo. — A father and son who pleaded guilty to poaching a bear at a landfill in western Colorado have been banned from hunting and fishing in most of ...

Father and son pay steep price for illegal bear kill - For The Win
4/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Father and son pay steep price for illegal bear kill    For The Win A father and son from Indiana will pay a steep price for illegally killing a 400-pound bear near Aspen, Colorado, in 2016.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife crack down on illegal antler collecting - KJCT8.com
4/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife crack down on illegal antler collecting    KJCT8.com You could face steep fines if you're caught collecting shed antlers in Western Colorado. The season for 'shed hunting' will open on May 1.

Gardner announces $26 million for Colorado conservation - Kiowa County Press
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Gardner announces $26 million for Colorado conservation    Kiowa County Press U.S. Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) has announced the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* will distribute $16,885,597 in Wildlife Restoration funds, and $9,325,398 in ...

New fishing and hunting licenses go into effect, deadline for big-game draw is Tuesday - The Denver Post
4/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
New fishing and hunting licenses go into effect, deadline for big-game draw is Tuesday    The Denver Post The 2019-2020 year of Colorado fishing and hunting licenses went into effect Monday, and the deadline for hunters to apply for the big-game draw comes ...

New fishing and hunting licenses go into effect - Fort Morgan Times
4/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
New fishing and hunting licenses go into effect    Fort Morgan Times The 2019-2020 year of Colorado fishing and hunting licenses went into effect Monday, and the deadline for hunters to apply for the big-game draw comes ...

Dale Fry: Changes in Colorado 2019 hunting license requirements unfair to big game hunters - Longmont Times-Call
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Dale Fry: Changes in Colorado 2019 hunting license requirements unfair to big game hunters    Longmont Times-Call Hunters applying for a Colorado limited big game license — and are not applying for a preference point only and do not hunt turkey, small game, or fish — are ...

Colorado's big-game hunting license applications open March 1 - The Denver Post
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado's big-game hunting license applications open March 1    The Denver Post Colorado big-game hunters should read up on major changes in license requirements with the opening of the application period on Friday.

Parks & Wildlife: Turkey will be plentiful this spring - Fort Morgan Times
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Parks & Wildlife: Turkey will be plentiful this spring    Fort Morgan Times Spring turkey hunting in northeastern Colorado has grown in popularity and accessibility over the past few decades.

Don't tell these Colorado women that hunting is for men - Colorado Springs Gazette
2/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Don't tell these Colorado women that hunting is for men    Colorado Springs Gazette During a cold hunting season one day in 2000, Lisa Thompson stopped for lunch in a small Colorado mountain town.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife regional roundtable delegate to be chosen - Aspen Times
2/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife regional roundtable delegate to be chosen    Aspen Times One area hunter, angler or outdoor enthusiast will be selected next week as the next delegate to sit on the Northwest Region Sportsmen's Roundtable.

Colorado hunters warned about zombie deer as chronic wasting disease spreads - The Denver Post
2/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado hunters warned about zombie deer as chronic wasting disease spreads    The Denver Post Colorado hunters looking ahead to next deer season are advised to be on the lookout for zombie deer as chronic wasting disease spreads.

New Rules For Big-Game Hunting Licenses In Colorado - Patch.com
2/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
New Rules For Big-Game Hunting Licenses In Colorado    Patch.com From CO Parks & Wildlife: Hunters hoping to draw a big-game license in Colorado in 2019 are urged to study up on all the changes in license requirements and ...

Hunters urged by CPW to study changes as applications for big game licenses open March 1 - Sky Hi News
2/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Hunters urged by CPW to study changes as applications for big game licenses open March 1    Sky Hi News Hunters hoping to draw a big-game license in Colorado in 2019 are urged to study up on all the changes in license requirements and fees before the March 1 ...

Parks & Wildlife: Big game hunting applications open March 1 - Fort Morgan Times
2/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Parks & Wildlife: Big game hunting applications open March 1    Fort Morgan Times Hunters hoping to draw a big-game license in Colorado in 2019 are urged to study up on all the changes in license requirements and fees prior to the March 1 ...

Five Colorado campgrounds you should reserve right now - The Denver Post
2/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Five Colorado campgrounds you should reserve right now    The Denver Post Hoping to get a prime campsite this summer? Here are five campgrounds you should reserve now before they are booked up.

What you need to know about ice fishing in Colorado if it's your first time - The Denver Post
1/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
What you need to know about ice fishing in Colorado if it's your first time    The Denver Post Ice fishing is much easier, cheaper and safer than you might have thought -- and you probably have a lot of the gear already in your closet.

Seven of Colorado's best summer staycations you should book now - The Denver Post
1/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Seven of Colorado's best summer staycations you should book now    The Denver Post To help you start planning your summer staycation, we created a list of some of the best hotels in Colorado.

Guide To The 2019 Denver International Sportsmen’s Expo - CBS Denver
1/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Guide To The 2019 Denver International Sportsmen’s Expo    CBS Denver DENVER (CBS4) – Over 500 companies will pack the Colorado Convention Center at this year's Denver International Sportsmen's Expo. There will be a wide ...

Suspicious story about huge mountain lion helps capture Colorado poacher, officials say - The Wichita Eagle
12/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Suspicious story about huge mountain lion helps capture Colorado poacher, officials say    The Wichita Eagle Andrew Pashley, 35, of Evergreen, Colorado, was put on a 2-year probation and a suspension of hunting, fishing and trapping in Colorado after a mountain lion ...

Here's the Guy Who Illegally Killed a Colorado Mountain Lion - kool1079.com
12/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Here's the Guy Who Illegally Killed a Colorado Mountain Lion    kool1079.com Illegal hunting activities will have far-reaching consequences for this Colorado man. The man is 35-year-old Andrew Pashley of Evergreen. He has pleaded ...

Colorado man convicted for illegally hunting a mountain lion - KKTV 11 News
12/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado man convicted for illegally hunting a mountain lion    KKTV 11 News JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials helped hunt down a man who was illegally in possession of a mountain lion. Andrew ...

Colorado hunting: What's being killed, how much money is made, and more - The Denver Post
12/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado hunting: What's being killed, how much money is made, and more    The Denver Post Records pulled give a better understanding of Colorado's shrinking world of hunting, from the number of tags to license revenue.

A bad winter means ice fishers need to head to the mountains - The Denver Post
12/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
A bad winter means ice fishers need to head to the mountains    The Denver Post Colorado's high country is a place for skiing, snowshoeing and tubing, and now, at least this winter, it's the only place to go ice fishing.

Overview of Colorado's license fee changes for 2019 - goHUNT.com
12/14/2018 6:57:28 PM
Overview of Colorado's license fee changes for 2019    goHUNT.com Colorado made some big changes to their license and tag fees for 2019. How will that impact your decision to apply?

The art of the hunt: Locals share photos from hunting season - Sky Hi News
11/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
The art of the hunt: Locals share photos from hunting season    Sky Hi News For centuries, hunting has been an integral part of Colorado's outdoor heritage.For a variety of reasons, there will always be those who choose to hunt and those ...

Fees will go up for Colorado's state parks, campsites and hunting licenses next year - The Denver Post
11/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fees will go up for Colorado's state parks, campsites and hunting licenses next year    The Denver Post Colorado Parks and Wildlife is creating a new annual parks pass, adding a youth fishing license and removing campsite reservation fees.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission approves license, camping, park fee changes - North Forty News
11/19/2018 12:00:46 PM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission approves license, camping, park fee changes    North Forty News The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission voted Thursday to approve increases to hunting and fishing licenses, camping and daily and annual park pass ...

In 2019 It Will Be More Expensive To Hunt, Fish And Camp In Colorado - Colorado Public Radio
11/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
In 2019 It Will Be More Expensive To Hunt, Fish And Camp In Colorado    Colorado Public Radio It will be more expensive to hunt and fish in Colorado next year—especially if you live out of state. Campers and hikers will be paying more too. Starting Jan.

Hunting, fishing licenses will cost more - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
11/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
Hunting, fishing licenses will cost more    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Hunters, anglers and users of state parks and campgrounds can expect to pay more for those activities next year after the Colorado Parks and Wildlife ...

Colorado Parks and Wildlife announces fee increases for camping, fishing, hunting, park admission - FOX21News.com
11/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife announces fee increases for camping, fishing, hunting, park admission    FOX21News.com It'll cost you a little more to hunt, fish, or enjoy a state park in Colorado next year.

The best places to hunt upland birds in Colorado this season - The Denver Post
11/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
The best places to hunt upland birds in Colorado this season    The Denver Post Although hunting conditions have not been ideal, there are still plenty of birds in Colorado for what is shaping up to be an average year.

Amendment 74 threatens Colorado's outdoors traditions | Columns - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
10/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Amendment 74 threatens Colorado's outdoors traditions | Columns    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Fall in Colorado is an amazing time to experience our outdoor traditions. Rifle season is in full swing for big game hunters. Fishing is peaking as autumn mayfly ...

Someone Keeps Illegally Stocking This Durango Reservoir With Northern Pike - Colorado Public Radio
10/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Someone Keeps Illegally Stocking This Durango Reservoir With Northern Pike    Colorado Public Radio Sitting just 15 miles southeast of Durango and framed by the La Plata Mountains, the Pastorius Reservoir is a scenic and popular fishing spot on the Western ...

Tips for the best hunting and fishing in Colorado this fall - The Denver Post
10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tips for the best hunting and fishing in Colorado this fall    The Denver Post Fall is filled with an overabundance of outdoor activities. Here are some tips on how to get the best out of the season.

Fall fishing on the Arkansas River is spectacular this year - The Denver Post
10/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fall fishing on the Arkansas River is spectacular this year    The Denver Post As much of Colorado's rivers struggle with drought conditions that hurt fish populations, the Arkansas River is thriving and helping brown trout grow big.

Fall fishing in Colorado: Where and how to catch walleye, wiper and bass - The Denver Post
9/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fall fishing in Colorado: Where and how to catch walleye, wiper and bass    The Denver Post For over 20 years, I have touted the incredible fall fishing in Colorado's southeastern lakes for species such as walleye, wiper and bass.

CPW celebrating conservation efforts with National Hunting and Fishing Day Saturday - The Denver Channel
9/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
CPW celebrating conservation efforts with National Hunting and Fishing Day Saturday    The Denver Channel Colorado Parks and Wildlife is welcoming all park-lovers to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day and National Public Lands Day on Saturday.

Elkonomics: Big-game hunting is big business in Colorado's high country - Aspen Times
9/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Elkonomics: Big-game hunting is big business in Colorado's high country    Aspen Times EAGLE — There's nothing like armaments to stimulate an economy, and every autumn, an army of hunters rolls into Western Colorado, leaving billions of dollars ...

A quick and easy guide to waterfowl hunting in Colorado - The Denver Post
8/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
A quick and easy guide to waterfowl hunting in Colorado    The Denver Post With natural flyways and convenient reservation systems, Colorado offers some of the best opportunities to hunt waterfowl on public land in the nation.

Colorado fishing report for week of Aug. 26, 2018 - The Denver Post
8/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado fishing report for week of Aug. 26, 2018    The Denver Post Rivers and Creeks With the warm dry conditions we have been experiencing this year the rivers and creeks across the state are experiencing much lower flows ...

How to catch game fish on Colorado reservoirs' muddy shores - The Denver Post
8/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
How to catch game fish on Colorado reservoirs' muddy shores    The Denver Post Mud lines are ideal for catching game fish this time of year. But just dropping a line along muddy shores won't do it. Here's what you need to know.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife history: Long-term efforts saved Colorado wildlife - Journal Advocate
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife history: Long-term efforts saved Colorado wildlife    Journal Advocate In Colorado 150 years ago wildlife faced a dire future. To provide food for miners and settlers streaming west during the gold rush and land rush of the mid- and ...

For sure bet fishing in the Centennial State, catch trout stocked by Colorado Parks and Wildlife - The Denver Post
7/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
For sure bet fishing in the Centennial State, catch trout stocked by Colorado Parks and Wildlife    The Denver Post My outdoor experience began at a young age catching panfish in the waters of northern Minnesota. These lakes and ponds, many no more than a short bike ride ...

Go fish, but preferably not here: Anglers in northwest Colorado asked to cast a line elsewhere - The Denver Post
7/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Go fish, but preferably not here: Anglers in northwest Colorado asked to cast a line elsewhere    The Denver Post Anglers in stretches of northwest Colorado are being asked by parks and wildlife officials to either fish earlier in the day or consider finding a different place to ...

9 remote lakeside campgrounds in Colorado where you can embrace serenity without speedboats - The Denver Post
7/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
9 remote lakeside campgrounds in Colorado where you can embrace serenity without speedboats    The Denver Post You wake up early, crawl out of your tent, and behold the layer of thick, white mist covering the water's surface. The rising sun makes the moisture glow, and it's ...

Tips for navigating Colorado's hot and dry weather when fishing for trout this summer - The Denver Post
7/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tips for navigating Colorado's hot and dry weather when fishing for trout this summer    The Denver Post As a member of the outdoor media, I am fortunate to live in Colorado. This state is home to many of the most knowledgeable outdoor experts in North America, ...

Colorado fishing report for week of June 24, 2018 - The Know
6/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado fishing report for week of June 24, 2018    The Know The following information is provided by Colorado Parks & Wildlife employees and local fishing enthusiasts. Keep in mind that since fishing conditions change ...

If you don't act now, you could miss the best fishing of the summer - The Know
6/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
If you don't act now, you could miss the best fishing of the summer    The Know This year's river conditions are unique. Reports from the Arkansas, the Colorado, the White and even the Big Thompson rivers have had a consistent theme: ...

The nation's only distillery that's also a fly-fishing shop is in Colorado - The Denver Post
6/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
The nation's only distillery that's also a fly-fishing shop is in Colorado    The Denver Post BERTHOUD — As far as anyone knows at Hale & Bradford Distilling, the town of Berthoud might have the nation's only combination distillery tasting room and ...

Fishing is free at over 1000 Colorado locations this weekend - The Denver Post
5/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fishing is free at over 1000 Colorado locations this weekend    The Denver Post Colorado Parks and Wildlife is encouraging anglers to dangle a line or two Saturday and Sunday by offering free fishing at 1,300 locations across the state.

Colorado fishing report for week of May 28, 2018 - The Denver Post
5/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado fishing report for week of May 28, 2018    The Denver Post ... fees for activities such as fishing and hunting. The following information is provided by Colorado Parks & Wildlife employees and local fishing enthusiasts.

Fishing tips for beginners, including where to start in Colorado, from a wily veteran - The Denver Post
5/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fishing tips for beginners, including where to start in Colorado, from a wily veteran    The Denver Post Dad can't really tell you when he started fishing, because he always has. “I guess when I started walking,” is his best answer–presumably because that's when ...

Colorado Senate approves fee increase for fishing and hunting licenses and state park entrance fees - Summit Daily News
3/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Senate approves fee increase for fishing and hunting licenses and state park entrance fees    Summit Daily News The Colorado Senate unanimously voted on Tuesday to raise fishing and license fees, as well as to allow annual raises to state park entrance fees, in order to ...

Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote - The Denver Post
3/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote    The Denver Post Colorado Parks and Wildlife says the $8 increase in residential hunting and fishing licenses -- the first since 2005 -- will help offset rising costs and maintenance ...

Natural Heritage - Cultural Tourism News Items
Five Colorado experiences agents need to sell in 2019 - Travel Weekly
5/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Five Colorado experiences agents need to sell in 2019    Travel Weekly Renowned for champagne powder in the winter and a summertime of enchanting wildflowers, Colorado is an undeniable feast for the five senses.

Conservation Award winners announced - News - Ag Journal
5/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Conservation Award winners announced - News    Ag Journal Palmer Land Trust recently announced the winners of the 10th Annual Southern Colorado Conservation Awards, created to honor significant achievements that ...

New Ecological Stewardship Report from First Nations Showcases Tribal Models of Culturally Appropriate and Values-Centered Development - GlobeNewswire
4/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
New Ecological Stewardship Report from First Nations Showcases Tribal Models of Culturally Appropriate and Values-Centered Development    GlobeNewswire Longmont, Colorado, April 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a related companion piece to its recently released Increasing Ecological Stewardship of Tribal ...

Livingston Ranch Receives 2019 Colorado Leopold Conservation Award - The Prowers Journal
4/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Livingston Ranch Receives 2019 Colorado Leopold Conservation Award    The Prowers Journal Arvada, Colo. – Mike and Julie Livingston of Kit Carson County have been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Colorado Leopold Conservation Award®.

Roosevelt in Colorado: Stained glass honors president who cherished the West - The Durango Herald
4/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Roosevelt in Colorado: Stained glass honors president who cherished the West    The Durango Herald A century ago, President Theodore Roosevelt died at his home in Sagamore Hill, New York, but his contributions to the West and to Colorado live on.

Purchase of local peak could be "game-changer" for Trinidad - OutThere Colorado
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Purchase of local peak could be "game-changer" for Trinidad    OutThere Colorado Driving south on Interstate 25, the mesa emerges like a hazy talisman. That's Fisher's Peak looming over Trinidad, the flats of piñon and juniper morphing.

Colorado beach closes for $1000000 in renovations - OutThere Colorado
4/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado beach closes for $1000000 in renovations    OutThere Colorado Prospect Lake Beach in Memorial Park will be closed this summer while the beach house undergoes a $1 million renovation. “The swim area and the beach.

Donkey Derby Days returns for an 88th season - OutThere Colorado
4/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Donkey Derby Days returns for an 88th season    OutThere Colorado The Donkey Derby Days are back! The 88th annual Donkey Derby Days will take place in the heart of Cripple Creek, Colorado on June 22nd at 9:00 am to June.

The great getaway: Start planning your summer adventures in Colorado - The Durango Herald
3/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
The great getaway: Start planning your summer adventures in Colorado    The Durango Herald No matter how long you've lived in Colorado and how much you love it, I'll bet there still are places you haven't explored.

Colorado Moves to Regulate Drilling After Years of Conflict - The Wall Street Journal
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Moves to Regulate Drilling After Years of Conflict    The Wall Street Journal In energy-rich Colorado, a conflict between those who believe drilling has crept too close to backyards and schools and risks marring the environment and those ...

The biggest and best attractions in the Pikes Peak Region - Colorado Springs Independent
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
The biggest and best attractions in the Pikes Peak Region    Colorado Springs Independent There's a reason more than 20 million tourists come to check out the Pikes Peak region annually, and why more than 460,000 people call Colorado Springs ...

Guest Commentary: Colorado’s David Bernhardt would be the latest fox in the hen house - The Denver Post
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Guest Commentary: Colorado’s David Bernhardt would be the latest fox in the hen house    The Denver Post When the fox guards the hen house they'll soon be no hens. We simply cannot let our valued public lands go unprotected and be similarly ravaged by Mr.

Celebrating 30 Years Of Colorados Scenic Byways - Patch.com
3/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Celebrating 30 Years Of Colorados Scenic Byways    Patch.com Celebrating 30 Years Of Colorado's Scenic Byways - Across Colorado, CO - CDOT's most beautiful drives bring in nearly $800M in tourist spending annually.

Red Rocks Amphitheatre announces 2019 concert list - OutThere Colorado
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Red Rocks Amphitheatre announces 2019 concert list    OutThere Colorado The Red Rocks Amphitheater 2019 concert season is just around the corner. Here's a look at the acts that will be performing at the Morrison venue. Here it.

Kafer: Don’t banish Columbus Day, lest we forget the evil and the good brought to the New World - The Denver Post
2/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Kafer: Don’t banish Columbus Day, lest we forget the evil and the good brought to the New World    The Denver Post Eliminating public recognition of that event, in all its complexity, in favor of a meaningless and bland “Colorado Day” would leave us stumbling in righteous ...

Cripple Creek is poised for a casino building boom, but some worry that the town's history will be sacrificed - The Colorado Sun
1/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Cripple Creek is poised for a casino building boom, but some worry that the town's history will be sacrificed    The Colorado Sun The excitement about building plans they believe could jumpstart a stagnant economy in Cripple Creek and put the town on the map of “must-visit” destination is ...

State recreation plan focus on sustainability, stewardship - Journal Advocate
1/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
State recreation plan focus on sustainability, stewardship    Journal Advocate Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) last week released its 2019 Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP), which addresses challenges ...

Colorado nonprofit proposes new specialty license plate supporting Mesa Verde National Park - The Denver Post
12/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado nonprofit proposes new specialty license plate supporting Mesa Verde National Park    The Denver Post The Mesa Verde Foundation (MVF), a private nonprofit, is leading the effort to create a license plate that would support Mesa Verde National Park.

The Broadmoor at 100: what drew celebrities to this Colorado Springs resort - South China Morning Post
11/25/2018 7:03:17 AM
The Broadmoor at 100: what drew celebrities to this Colorado Springs resort    South China Morning Post The 'Grande Dame of the Rockies' made it to the travel bucket lists of the wealthy soon after it opened in 1918 thanks to its legendary founder Spencer Penrose, ...

Snow's Perfect State: Colorado's Winter Adventures Bring All Generations Together - GlobeNewswire
10/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Snow's Perfect State: Colorado's Winter Adventures Bring All Generations Together    GlobeNewswire Denver, CO, Oct. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There's snow, and then there's Colorado Snow. *Fresh* powder will soon blanket Colorado's ski slopes, ...

Fact Check: Colorado ballot measures in 2018 face the truth test - The Colorado Sun
10/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fact Check: Colorado ballot measures in 2018 face the truth test    The Colorado Sun The Colorado ballot is crowded this year with questions about taxes, energy and education -- not to mention a bunch of local issues.All the competing messages ...

A Lack Of Landmarks Leaves Latino History In Danger Of Being Forgotten - Colorado Public Radio
10/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
A Lack Of Landmarks Leaves Latino History In Danger Of Being Forgotten    Colorado Public Radio A makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers in an isolated part northern New Mexico is a typical representation of sites linked to U.S. Latino ...

Colorado’s Fracking Fright - The Wall Street Journal
9/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s Fracking Fright    The Wall Street Journal Proposition 112 would prohibit almost all new oil and gas production.

Q&A w/Ken Jaray | Manitou mayor ushers in a 'culture of engagement' - Colorado Springs Gazette
9/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Q&A w/Ken Jaray | Manitou mayor ushers in a 'culture of engagement'    Colorado Springs Gazette Being mayor of Manitou Springs, the charming and historic town nestled up against Pikes Peak just west of Colorado Springs, is about a lot more than wielding ...

Colorado Takes Fall and Winter by Storm With New Events, Adventures, Lodging Offerings, Eateries and More - GlobeNewswire
8/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Takes Fall and Winter by Storm With New Events, Adventures, Lodging Offerings, Eateries and More    GlobeNewswire Denver, CO, Aug. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- . As the leaves begin to change, Colorado is coming to life with an impressive lineup of new activities, ...

VF Corporation Chooses Colorado as its New Global Headquarters - PR Newswire
8/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
VF Corporation Chooses Colorado as its New Global Headquarters    PR Newswire DENVER, Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Colorado's Office of Economic Development and International Trade announced that VF Corporation, one of the ...

San Luis Valley: The Cradle of Colorado is hot off presses - Del Norte Prospector
7/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
San Luis Valley: The Cradle of Colorado is hot off presses    Del Norte Prospector SAN LUIS VALLEY—The San Luis Valley heritage brochure, San Luis Valley: The Cradle of Colorado, is hot off the presses and ready for enjoyment.

Vail, Colorado is the first sustainable mountain resort destination - Lonely Planet Travel News
7/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Vail, Colorado is the first sustainable mountain resort destination    Lonely Planet Travel News The Colorado town of Vail has been certified as a sustainable mountain resort destination, recognizing its efforts to preserve and protect the environment.

Aurora embraces role as the top landing spot for immigrants in Colorado - The Denver Post
7/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Aurora embraces role as the top landing spot for immigrants in Colorado    The Denver Post Aurora is embracing its diversity. Over the past three years, since unveiling its refugee and immigrant integration plan in 2015, the city has rolled out programs in ...

20 Best Things to Do in Colorado Springs Right Now - Time Out
5/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
20 Best Things to Do in Colorado Springs Right Now    Time Out Bring out your frontier spirit and check out our list of the best things to do in Colorado Springs including outdoor-driven attractions and museums.

Colorado Divide: Could arts and culture spark an economic revival in struggling rural towns? - The Denver Post
12/30/2017 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Divide: Could arts and culture spark an economic revival in struggling rural towns?    The Denver Post Arts and culture can seem like a luxury in many rural towns, but a growing number of communities far outside the Front Range are putting arts and culture at the ...

Colorado Tourism Office takes new campaign on the road, with a stop in Avon - Vail Daily News
5/12/2017 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Tourism Office takes new campaign on the road, with a stop in Avon    Vail Daily News GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Tourism is more than good times; in a state such as Colorado, it's a primary driver of economic development. The state saw 77.7 ...

How a plan to save southeastern Colorado went off the rails - High Country News
11/23/2015 3:00:00 AM
How a plan to save southeastern Colorado went off the rails    High Country News Steve Wooten stands on a low ridge overlooking the Purgatoire River and the yellowed grass and red rock of southeastern Colorado's canyon country. His family ...

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'A grand experiment': how 'shrooms made Denver America's most drug-friendly city - The Guardian
5/19/2019 1:00:00 AM
'A grand experiment': how 'shrooms made Denver America's most drug-friendly city    The Guardian With the decriminalization of psilocybin, the Colorado city has cemented its pioneering drug-friendly status.

The nature of energy resilience in the Roaring Fork Valley, Colorado - GreenBiz
5/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
The nature of energy resilience in the Roaring Fork Valley, Colorado    GreenBiz The evening of July 3, a wildfire broke out a half mile from the Rocky Mountain Institute office in Basalt, Colorado, in the heart of the Roaring Fork Valley. This fire ...

Conservation Award winners announced - News - Ag Journal
5/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Conservation Award winners announced - News    Ag Journal Palmer Land Trust recently announced the winners of the 10th Annual Southern Colorado Conservation Awards, created to honor significant achievements that ...

Event Horizon: El Cinco de Mayo Gala & Fiesta, more - Colorado Springs Independent
5/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Event Horizon: El Cinco de Mayo Gala & Fiesta, more    Colorado Springs Independent El Cinco de Mayo Gala & Fiesta May 4, 5:30 p.m., dance at 8 p.m., Hotel Eleganté, 2886 S. Circle Drive, $75/gala, $30-$40/couple for the...

Horseshoe Bend, Sassafras Mountain, trouble in Waikiki: News from around our 50 states - USA TODAY
4/23/2019 2:19:29 AM
Horseshoe Bend, Sassafras Mountain, trouble in Waikiki: News from around our 50 states    USA TODAY Stolen dog found in Colorado makes way home to Florida two years later, astronaut from Maine gearing up for first space stint, and more B9336338703Z.1.

Colorado tornadoes: Everything you need to know about the severe weather season - The Denver Post
4/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado tornadoes: Everything you need to know about the severe weather season    The Denver Post In March, Colorado got a harsh early reminder from Mother Nature that peak severe weather season is just around the corner with tornado season on the ...

The struggle to save Colorado's forests in a changing world - OutThere Colorado
4/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
The struggle to save Colorado's forests in a changing world    OutThere Colorado When Mike Battaglia walked into the woods of the Pike National Forest on a sunny, late winter day, he pointed to the mature ponderosa pines — their.

Colorado may add carbon pricing to utility planning | - Mountain Town News
4/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado may add carbon pricing to utility planning |    Mountain Town News A bill introduced into the Colorado Legislature would require state regulators use the social cost of carbon when reviewing planning by electrical utilities.

Epic outlook for rafting season in Colorado thanks for big snowpack - OutThere Colorado
4/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Epic outlook for rafting season in Colorado thanks for big snowpack    OutThere Colorado In Colorado rafting country, anticipation is building with the water. “It's going to be a great season, no doubt about that,” says Brandon Slate,

Colorado’s first build-for-rent community opening in Commerce City - The Denver Post
4/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s first build-for-rent community opening in Commerce City    The Denver Post Single-family home communities in Colorado are built almost exclusively for owners, with some investors sneaking into the mix and grabbing properties to offer ...

Denver nudges out Colorado Springs on U.S. News’ Best Places list, taking back state’s top spot - The Denver Post
4/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Denver nudges out Colorado Springs on U.S. News’ Best Places list, taking back state’s top spot    The Denver Post Last year, Colorado Springs sneaked up to grab the second spot from Denver on U.S. News & World Report's list of the Best Places. Denver dropped from ...

Paid family leave plan advances in Colorado Senate after rocky rollout - The Denver Post
4/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Paid family leave plan advances in Colorado Senate after rocky rollout    The Denver Post A bill to create a paid family leave program for Colorado workers advanced Tuesday at the Colorado General Assembly after the business community and some ...

Bill overhauling how oil, gas is regulated in Colorado clears legislature: Now the action really begins - The Denver Post
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bill overhauling how oil, gas is regulated in Colorado clears legislature: Now the action really begins    The Denver Post Now that a bill overhauling how oil and gas are regulated in Colorado has cleared the legislature, state agencies will start writing rules to implement the changes ...

Colorado lets oil and gas companies pollute for 90 days without federally required permits that limit emissions - The Denver Post
4/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado lets oil and gas companies pollute for 90 days without federally required permits that limit emissions    The Denver Post Colorado public health officials have let oil and gas companies begin drilling and fracking for fossil fuels at nearly 200 industrial sites across the state without first ...

Colorado beach closes for $1000000 in renovations - OutThere Colorado
4/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado beach closes for $1000000 in renovations    OutThere Colorado Prospect Lake Beach in Memorial Park will be closed this summer while the beach house undergoes a $1 million renovation. “The swim area and the beach.

Even with home prices among highest in U.S., Colorado property tax bills remain cheaper than most - The Denver Post
4/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Even with home prices among highest in U.S., Colorado property tax bills remain cheaper than most    The Denver Post File those federal and state income tax returns by April 15, and don't forget property taxes, which are due right behind them.

Liquor store owners deal with impacts of Colorado allowing full-strength beer in grocery stores - Steamboat Pilot & Today
4/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
Liquor store owners deal with impacts of Colorado allowing full-strength beer in grocery stores    Steamboat Pilot & Today STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Liquor store owner Greg Nealy said he immediately felt the impact of a new Colorado law that allows shoppers to buy full-strength ...

Denver ranks as one of the best spots in the country for pet owners - OutThere Colorado
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Denver ranks as one of the best spots in the country for pet owners    OutThere Colorado Adventure awaits around every corner in the Mile High City for both you and your canine companion. Denver is ranked as the third-best city in the nation.

This Colorado college beat Harvard in a ranking of the brainiest students in the U.S. - The Denver Post
4/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
This Colorado college beat Harvard in a ranking of the brainiest students in the U.S.    The Denver Post Colorado School of Mines has some of the highest-performing brains in the country -- even besting the brainiacs at Harvard -- according to an analysis of more ...

Colorado stocks rally hard in first quarter of 2019 - The Denver Post
3/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado stocks rally hard in first quarter of 2019    The Denver Post Like a boxer struggling on the ropes who bounces back to pummel an opponent, U.S. stock markets rallied in the first quarter, putting in their strongest quarterly ...

Hemp entrepreneurs hear the benefits — and challenges — of booming industry at Colorado expo - The Denver Post
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Hemp entrepreneurs hear the benefits — and challenges — of booming industry at Colorado expo    The Denver Post The head of an international natural products association told a crowded room of hemp entrepreneurs in Denver Friday that their industry is forecast to generate ...

Editorial: New Colorado logo a fun tribute to a fun state from a serious governor - The Denver Post
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Editorial: New Colorado logo a fun tribute to a fun state from a serious governor    The Denver Post Colorado's new state logo, unveiled this week by Gov. Jared Polis, is a vast improvement.

The Springs' biggest events in 2019 - Colorado Springs Independent
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Springs' biggest events in 2019    Colorado Springs Independent One Friday a month, April 5-Dec. 20. Florissant Fossil Beds, 15807 County Road 1, Florissant, nps.gov/flfo/night-sky-programs.htm. An hour west of Colorado ...

Marijuana-related ER visits climb at Colorado hospital - CBS News
3/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Marijuana-related ER visits climb at Colorado hospital    CBS News New research shows pot's bad effects are sending more people to the emergency room.

U.S. States Finalize Plan to Reduce Water Usage on the Colorado River - Yale Environment 360
3/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
U.S. States Finalize Plan to Reduce Water Usage on the Colorado River    Yale Environment 360 Seven Western U.S. states that rely on the Colorado River for water supplies have reached a consensus on a landmark plan to voluntarily reduce water usage, ...

Inside Colorado's Wonderful World of Wellness - 5280 | The Denver Magazine
3/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Inside Colorado's Wonderful World of Wellness    5280 | The Denver Magazine Wellness has never been buzzier. Or more confusing. Or more relevant. Here's how to navigate the mystifying universe of holistic health in the Centennial State.

Colorado weather: Why Wednesday’s blizzard could be the state’s strongest storm in decades - The Denver Post
3/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado weather: Why Wednesday’s blizzard could be the state’s strongest storm in decades    The Denver Post You've probably heard by now that much of eastern Colorado, including Denver, is likely to get walloped by a major blizzard on Wednesday. This storm could ...

Amidst danger warnings, Colorado backcountry skier dies in avalanche near Jones Pass - The Denver Post
3/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Amidst danger warnings, Colorado backcountry skier dies in avalanche near Jones Pass    The Denver Post Despite avalanche-danger warnings in Colorado's high country Thursday, a 48-year-old man was backcountry skiing with a company called Powder Addiction ...

Can't Find Cannabis in Colorado Springs? Pueblo Has You Covered - Leafly
3/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Can't Find Cannabis in Colorado Springs? Pueblo Has You Covered    Leafly If you're looking for cannabis in Colorado Springs (which prohibits recreational dispensaries), check out nearby Pueblo, which has a selection of great shops ...

To right historic wrongs, Colorado museums embraced spirit of a law that repatriated Native American artifacts and remains — largely by listening - The Colorado Sun
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
To right historic wrongs, Colorado museums embraced spirit of a law that repatriated Native American artifacts and remains — largely by listening    The Colorado Sun Behind locked metal doors at History Colorado, Sheila Goff slips between towering rows of movable storage cabinets and opens one compartment that holds ...

“Most sweeping oil and gas reforms” in Colorado history proposed by state legislators - The Denver Post
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
“Most sweeping oil and gas reforms” in Colorado history proposed by state legislators    The Denver Post Just a few months after fighting off a ballot initiative that oil and gas companies said would cripple production, the industry is facing another proposal that would ...

Restoring the Colorado: Bringing New Life to a Stressed River - Yale Environment 360
2/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Restoring the Colorado: Bringing New Life to a Stressed River    Yale Environment 360 The Colorado River has been dammed, diverted, and slowed by reservoirs, strangling the life out of a once-thriving ecosystem. But in the U.S. and Mexico, ...

In Era of Drought, Phoenix Prepares for a Future Without Colorado River Water - Yale Environment 360
2/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
In Era of Drought, Phoenix Prepares for a Future Without Colorado River Water    Yale Environment 360 Once criticized for being a profligate user of water, fast-growing Phoenix has taken some major steps — including banking water in underground reservoirs, ...

The Allure of Longs Peak, Colorado's "Deadliest" Mountain - OutThere Colorado
2/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Allure of Longs Peak, Colorado's "Deadliest" Mountain    OutThere Colorado While Colorado is filled with mountain peaks, one in particular seems to have captured the widespread allure of sightseers and adventures alike – Longs Peak.

Coloradans, other Westerners strongly support public lands, conservation, new poll says - The Denver Post
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Coloradans, other Westerners strongly support public lands, conservation, new poll says    The Denver Post The ninth annual Colorado College State of the Rockies Conservation in the West poll shows strong support for public lands, growing concerns about the ...

Running Dry: New Strategies for Conserving Water on the Colorado - Yale Environment 360
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Running Dry: New Strategies for Conserving Water on the Colorado    Yale Environment 360 Communities along the Colorado River are facing a new era of drought and water shortages that is threatening their future. With an official water emergency ...

effects of climate change on Colorado's water supply - Part 1 of 4 - The Colorado Independent
1/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
effects of climate change on Colorado's water supply - Part 1 of 4    The Colorado Independent "The life and death of snow" is the first in a season-by-season examination of the impact that climate change has on Colorado's water supply.

On the Water-Starved Colorado River, Drought Is the New Normal - Yale Environment 360
1/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
On the Water-Starved Colorado River, Drought Is the New Normal    Yale Environment 360 With the Southwest locked in a 19-year drought and climate change making the region increasingly drier, water managers and users along the Colorado River ...

Colorado well site explosion kills New Mexico man - The Denver Post
1/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado well site explosion kills New Mexico man    The Denver Post A New Mexico man died earlier this month following an explosion at a natural gas well site on the Southern Ute Reservation in southwest Colorado.

Cripple Creek is poised for a casino building boom, but some worry that the town's history will be sacrificed - The Colorado Sun
1/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Cripple Creek is poised for a casino building boom, but some worry that the town's history will be sacrificed    The Colorado Sun The excitement about building plans they believe could jumpstart a stagnant economy in Cripple Creek and put the town on the map of “must-visit” destination is ...

The West's Great River Hits Its Limits: Will the Colorado Run Dry? - Yale Environment 360
1/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
The West's Great River Hits Its Limits: Will the Colorado Run Dry?    Yale Environment 360 As the Southwest faces rapid growth and unrelenting drought, the Colorado River is in crisis, with too many demands on its diminishing flow. Now those who ...

Colorado regulators OK bigger buffer zone for oil, gas drilling near schools - The Denver Post
12/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado regulators OK bigger buffer zone for oil, gas drilling near schools    The Denver Post Six weeks after Colorado voters rejected stricter buffers for oil and gas drilling, state regulators approved a bigger setback between wells and school property.

“Long and winding road”: Aurora’s $800M Gaylord Rockies Resort opens - The Denver Post
12/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
“Long and winding road”: Aurora’s $800M Gaylord Rockies Resort opens    The Denver Post The Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center threw open its doors on Tuesday at 12:18 p.m., giving Colorado a Las Vegas scale hotel at 1501 rooms and ...

Exploring the Ecosystem of the US–Mexico Border - Scientific American
12/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Exploring the Ecosystem of the US–Mexico Border    Scientific American The wetlands are springing back to life in the Colorado River delta located mostly in Mexico just at the border with the United States. The endangered Yuma ...

Trump admin to ease oil drilling restrictions protecting imperiled Colorado bird - The Denver Post
12/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Trump admin to ease oil drilling restrictions protecting imperiled Colorado bird    The Denver Post The Trump administration moved forward Thursday with plans to ease restrictions on oil and natural gas drilling and other activities across millions of acres in ...

Climate change clobbers Colorado and the West, unfurling fire, drought, insects and heat - The Denver Post
12/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Climate change clobbers Colorado and the West, unfurling fire, drought, insects and heat    The Denver Post The latest National Climate Assessment now drives home the scientific consensus that Colorado and its western neighbors will face worsening, potentially ...

Ripple Effects Episode 2: Durango, Colorado - American Rivers
11/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Ripple Effects Episode 2: Durango, Colorado    American Rivers Join us for Episode 2 of Ripple Effects, a look into how Durango, Colorado connects with and depends on their local river, the Animas. Fay Hartman | November ...

Colorado-built InSight spacecraft successfully lands on Mars - The Denver Post
11/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado-built InSight spacecraft successfully lands on Mars    The Denver Post The spacecraft launched on May 5 and was designed to explore the planet's interior structure. InSight stands for Interior Exploration Using Seismic Investigations ...

Why an open-source PC maker decided to bring its manufacturing to Denver -- and how it did it - The Colorado Sun
11/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why an open-source PC maker decided to bring its manufacturing to Denver -- and how it did it    The Colorado Sun Inside the spacious warehouse where solar-energy equipment was once made, about two dozen employees are building the craziest thing to be built in Denver: ...

10 things you need to see when driving from Colorado to New Mexico - USA Today 10Best
11/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
10 things you need to see when driving from Colorado to New Mexico    USA Today 10Best The trip from Northern Colorado to New Mexico is a straight shot. You can make the full 10-hour trip from Fort Collins, Colo. to the border of New Mexico with ...

Colorado’s outdoor recreation economy grows to $62.5 billion, new report says - The Denver Post
10/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s outdoor recreation economy grows to $62.5 billion, new report says    The Denver Post Colorado is renowned for its love of the outdoors and its active lifestyle and a new state report assigns an economic value to that: $62 billion.

PARCHED: Climate change and growth pushing CO toward a water crisis - The Colorado Independent
10/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
PARCHED: Climate change and growth pushing CO toward a water crisis    The Colorado Independent Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper's water plan has been big on talk, but short on action. He'll leave the toughest decisions to his successor.

Ask the Indy: Analyzing seven big questions about Colorado's ballot fight over oil-and-gas setbacks - The Colorado Independent
10/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Ask the Indy: Analyzing seven big questions about Colorado's ballot fight over oil-and-gas setbacks    The Colorado Independent In response to reader questions, The Indy analyzes Prop. 112, the Colorado mid-term election's most controversial ballot measure, including its potential ...

Outsider's View: Let's thank Colorado forests for our mental health, tourism dollars - Colorado Springs Gazette
10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Outsider's View: Let's thank Colorado forests for our mental health, tourism dollars    Colorado Springs Gazette By Susan Davies. My annual check-ups invariably end up with “the talk.” That's where my family physician politely encourages me to exercise more and ...

Colorado House District 39 candidate Q&A - The Denver Post
10/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado House District 39 candidate Q&A    The Denver Post The Colorado House District 39 race features Republican Mark Baisley, Democrat Kamala Vanderkolk and Libertarian Tony Gross.

Colorado’s economy vs. residents’ health? Sides battle over what’s at stake with oil and gas well setbacks - The Denver Post
9/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s economy vs. residents’ health? Sides battle over what’s at stake with oil and gas well setbacks    The Denver Post THORNTON -- A statewide ballot measure that would dramatically increase the distance new oil and gas wells would have to be from homes, schools and ...

“We’re about to wake up”: Victims of Colorado’s 2013 flood look to end of recovery - The Denver Post
9/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
“We’re about to wake up”: Victims of Colorado’s 2013 flood look to end of recovery    The Denver Post Colorado communities across both the foothills and the plains continue to deal with the aftermath of the state's most costly natural disaster -- the 2013 flood ...

Colorado resorts become leaders of sustainability in the ski industry - Freeskier Magazine
7/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado resorts become leaders of sustainability in the ski industry    Freeskier Magazine Featured Image: Jason Lombard/Wolf Creek Ski Area. After Vail Resorts made a very epic, and public, promise last year, its flagship mountain is the first resort in ...

Colorado’s record tourism growth hits new milestone: 86 million visitors, $1.28 billion in tax revenue - The Denver Post
6/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s record tourism growth hits new milestone: 86 million visitors, $1.28 billion in tax revenue    The Denver Post Colorado hosted a record 86 million visitors in 2017 who spent nearly $21 billion during their in-state travels, according to new report compiled by the state's ...

Hidden Colorado: 82 Under-the-Radar Gems You Need to Know About - 5280 | The Denver Magazine
6/30/2017 3:00:00 AM
Hidden Colorado: 82 Under-the-Radar Gems You Need to Know About    5280 | The Denver Magazine There are still plenty of places left to be explored in the Centennial State—like these 82 overlooked gems.