Most readers probably won’t want to watch a full 20 minutes of elk footage, but these elk are one of the big attractions in Estes Park, Colo., this time of […]
National parks aren’t always born of whole cloth. Their borders on the day they are established may continue to fluctuate and change according to the whims and efforts of special […]
Rocky Mountain National Park has announced on Facebook that Trail Ridge Road officially opened yesterday — although night closures are still in effect. The crews who’ve worked so hard to clear the […]
Plowing Rocky Mountain National Park's Trail Ridge Road every spring and getting it ready for summer traffic is a big job. More than 8 of the road's 48 miles lie above 11,000 feet.
The National Park Service reports that Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park is expected to open for the season on May 22 — weather permitting. That last part is […]
Erik Stensland posted this new photograph of Longs Peak on his Facebook page this morning. It was shot last night as the sun was going down. Longs is my favorite […]
By now most of my readers must be convinced that I’m a paid shill for Rocky Mountain National Park and the gateway town of Estes Park. I assure you I am […]
I wasn’t aware of it … because it wasn’t there. And I didn’t fully appreciate that fact until I got my newsletter from the Rocky Mountain Conservancy yesterday. All these […]