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Durango Double registration now open

Registration is now open for the Durango Double, a trail running and mountain biking event, to be held Oct. 7. Presented by Animas Surgical Hospital, the event will benefit the Women’s Resource...

DATE: July 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

New Boggy Draw trails near Dolores explore landscape

Dolores is famous for its easy-access trails in the adjacent San Juan National Forest, and now there is a plan to add trails and connectors. The proposed Horse Camp, McNeil, String Bean and Nth...

DATE: July 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Forest officials seek comment on plan for new Boggy Draw trails

The Dolores Ranger District of the San Juan National Forest is seeking public input regarding a proposal for new trail construction within the Boggy Draw Trail system, located about 3.5 miles north...

DATE: July 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

End-of-July ‘butterflies and blooms’ hike to be offered

San Juan Mountains Association and San Juan National Forest will offer a leisurely “butterflies and blooms” hike from 9:30 a.m. to noon July 30 along Elbert Creek. Interpretive guide MK Gunn will...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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

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 | 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

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

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