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Wolf Creek Ski Area to open with three lifts

Ski and snowboard season has arrived to the San Juan Mountains. Wolf Creek Ski Area will open at 9 a.m. Saturday for its opening day. Chairlifts will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday....

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

‘Reel Rock 12’ to arrive in Durango

“Reel Rock Tour 12,” an adventure film festival, will be held at 7 p.m. Nov. 13, at the Community Concert Hall, at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. The festival will feature rock climbers Margo...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors to climb, hike

Seniors Outdoors will hold two activities on Wednesday: 8:30 a.m., climb Perins Peak and Twin Butte; contact Lynn Coburn at 247-0914 or harrisoncoburn@gmail.com. 9:30 a.m., hike on the Animas River...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Western governors want federal help in invasive mussel fight

BOISE, Idaho – Governors of 19 Western states are pressing the federal government to do more to prevent the spread of damage-causing invasive mussels from infected federally managed waterways. The...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Trails 2000 gets approval from BLM to build two new trails

Trails 2000 recently announced that it will build two new trails, Smokejumper’s Trail and a connection from Sugar Trail to Skyline Trail, during the last weeks of fall, following an environmental...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Volunteers sought for East Animas trail-work day

Trails 2000, in partnership with American Alpine Club, will host a volunteer trail-work day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22 at the East Animas climbing area. Participants will meet in the...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Kokanee salmon giveaway scheduled for Dolores

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will give away kokanee salmon at Joe Rowell Park in Dolores at 3 p.m., Oct. 19 and Oct. 26. Anyone wanting fish must hold a valid 2017 Colorado fishing license. The...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors plans activities

Seniors Outdoors will offer the following activities: Monday: 9:30 a.m., bike ride for intermediate road cyclists, contact Bob Schuckart at 832-285-2373 or bschuck1@gmail.com. Tuesday: 9 a.m., hike...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Dogs test positive for drugs in Alaska’s Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – For the first time in the history of the world’s most famous sled dog race, several of the high-performance animals have tested positive for a prohibited drug. But race...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

A tour of Capitol Reef’s Grand Wash in Utah

Capitol Reef National Park protects and encloses the 100 mile-long Waterpocket Fold, a massive warping of the earth’s crust. The giant buckle is a sleeping rainbow of stacked sedimentary strata....

DATE: Oct. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area opens earlier than usual

DENVER – Colorado’s ski season got off to an early start with the opening of Arapahoe Basin Ski Area on Friday. Skiers and snowboarders lined up early to be the first to take the lift to its only...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Famed Climber kills himself after girlfriend’s avalanche death

Just two weeks before renowned climber Hayden Kennedy killed himself following the death of his girlfriend in an avalanche in Montana, he wrote on a climbing blog that he had watched too many...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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