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Seniors Outdoors to offer activities

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: Hike on the Colorado Trail at Lake Molas, 7 a.m. Monday; contact Susan Beck-Brown at 375-0948 or sbeckbrown@yahoo.com. Bike ride for...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

$3.4M for Colorado and Denver to lure outdoor show

DENVER – Colorado will contribute $1.7 million to help relocate the nation’s largest outdoor recreation trade show from Salt Lake City to Denver. The Colorado Economic Development Commission this...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Endlich span: Sheridan Mountain to Crevasse

Walk on top of the world across gently rolling and expansive tundra. Sheridan Mountain resides at the northern end of Endlich Mesa which straddles the Florida River and Vallecito Creek drainages....

DATE: July 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 3 hours ago | CATEGORY: Outdoors

SJMA to offer free backpacking outing

San Juan Mountains Association and San Juan National Forest will offer a free overnight backpacking trip for families Aug. 5-6 in the mountains north of Silverton. Certified interpretive guide MK...

DATE: July 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors to offer activities

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: Hike at Mountain View Crest, 7 a.m., Saturday; contact Chris Blackshear at 238-1541 or chris.blackshear@gmail.com. Hike from Molas Pass to Coal...

DATE: July 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Fish barrier to be built on Hermosa Creek

Construction will begin Monday in the Hermosa Creek Special Management Area to erect a fish-migration barrier on Hermosa Creek as part of the Colorado River Cutthroat Trout Reintroduction Project....

DATE: July 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Durango area fishing report for July 7

NOTE: The Durango area fishing report, courtesy of Duranglers Flies and Supplies. San Juan River (Nm): 523 cfs, dropping; The San Juan has been dropped and float and wade fishing is good....

DATE: July 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors to offer activities

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: A walk from Windy Gap to Twin Lake will be offered at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. To join, contact Bob Powell at 385-8949 or robertlpowell@durango.net....

DATE: July 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Purgatory opens high-speed lift to mountain bikers, spectators

Purgatory Resort now offers regular mountain bike and scenic chairlift rides on its high-speed six-person Village Express Lift 1 chairlift. Bike uplift tickets are $15 per ride, $40 for full-day or...

DATE: July 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Professional runner outruns 2 bears while training in woods

AUBURN, Maine – A professional runner from Kenya who was out training on a nature trail in the woods near his home in Maine says he encountered two charging black bears but was able to outrun them...

DATE: July 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Outdoor Retailer Show announces its commitment to call Colorado home

DENVER – Outside in the bright light and nearly 90 degree heat of a beautiful Colorado summer day, members of the Colorado state government and leaders from the outdoor recreation industry...

DATE: July 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Kids adventure outing to be held at Denny Lake

San Juan Mountains Association, San Juan National Forest and BLM Tres Rios Field Office will sponsor “Little legs,” a free outdoor program for toddlers and preschoolers, from 10 to 11 a.m. July 21...

DATE: June 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors