Sports

Climbing wall, bungee-tramp, bull add to summer fare

PURGATORY - Summer at Durango Mountain Resort is more than going downhill fast, although there is plenty of that at Purgatory.In addition to the alpine slide, scenic chairlift rides are available...

DATE: July 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Adventurers take Purgatory Challenge

They kayaked.They rode.And they ran.Intrepid adventure racers from throughout the Rocky Mountain West tackled the unique test of the 2009 Purgatory Challenge in Durango on Friday, Saturday and...

DATE: June 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Outdoor briefs

Naturalist guides needed at DMR Naturalist guides are needed this summer at Durango Mountain Resort.The San Juan Mountains Association guides lead nature hikes on Tuesdays and Saturdays at DMR...

DATE: June 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Recreation regulations set for San Juan National Forest

New regulations have been approved for recreational use in the Echo Basin, Transfer Campground and Haycamp Mesa areas of the San Juan National Forest, according to the Dolores Public Lands...

DATE: June 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Cream of the crop

Matt Mulligan's got milk.Matt Mulligan's got a milk mustache.And Matt Mulligan's got a "Got Milk?" scholarship.Mulligan, a recent Durango High School honors graduate, was awarded the $7,500...

DATE: June 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Lucky Strikes

VALLECITO - The fishing fleet floated casually on the still waters of Vallecito Reservoir. The boats bobbed a bit as anglers tempted and teased the trout ... and the pike, the walleye, the...

DATE: June 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Whitewater film launches Animas River Days

Durango's annual Animas River Days will launch today with a glimpse of whitewater history.The local river festival will feature the Durango premier of the historical documentary "The Call of the...

DATE: June 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Catch of the week

DATE: June 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Southwest Colorado Fishing Report

Information provided by the Colorado Division of Wildlife:Animas River - Flows continue to drop, but the river still is a bit high for comfortable fishing. Tuesday morning's flows were 1,500 cfs...

DATE: June 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Outdoor briefs

Youth riding camp available in area Wilderness Trails Ranch is offering a Youth Riding Day Camp this summer. Riders ages 6-16 can sign up for one of two weeks available (Monday through Friday and...

DATE: June 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Catch of the Week

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Outdoor briefs

DUD Race coming to Durango The Animas River Days DUD (Down Up Down) Race will be staged at 2 p.m. June 13 in Durango.Durango Parks and Recreation and Backcountry Experience invite teams of three...

DATE: June 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors