Rocky Mountain National Park Newswire

Rocky Mountain National Park Newswire

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  1. Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park opensRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park is open in time for the Memorial Day weekend, but with limited hours.

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  2. Colorado news roundup: Conductor dies after fall from trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | The Summit Daily News

    Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park is open in time for the Memorial Day weekend, but with limited hours. The highway, which is the highest continuous paved road in the nation above 12,000 feet, was scheduled to open Friday, but it had to be delayed because of whiteout conditions.

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  3. Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park opensRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park is open in time for the Memorial Day weekend, but with limited hours.

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  4. Colorado tourism's first family digs in as corporate concessionaires come callingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... Mount Evans, Garden of the Gods, Red Rocks, Manitou Incline, Buffalo Bill's Grave and Museum, Rocky Mountain National Park and Grand Lake. "We are truly a family business spanning five generations, and our aunts and uncles and numerous cousins and ...

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  5. Ruth Wright and Oakley Thorne III: Trail proposal damages our open space heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    ... looking up to the mountain backdrop - a fun ride from Boulder to the north and ultimately to Rocky Mountain National Park. Why should we care? From the very beginning, we were committed to protecting these lands for their inherent value as natural ...

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  6. Trail Ridge Road opens for Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    In this July 14, 2014 file photo, Kyle Jones, left, of Greeley, carries his son Andrew while walking with his wife Sarah, center, who carries their baby Caleb, trailing their daughter Kaylee, at a scenic overlook off Trail Ridge Road, above tree-line at Rocky Mountain National Park, west of Estes Park. Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park opened at 11 a.m. Saturday, continuing a Memorial Day Weekend tradition.

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  7. Mountain Town News: Helicopter tours drown the quietude of GlacierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | The Summit Daily News

    Commercial air tours are banned over just one national park in the western United States and that's Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. Congress enacted the ban in 1998 in response to a push by the League of Women Voters in nearby Estes Park.

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  8. Trail Ridge Road Opens For The 2016 Season Night Closures In PlaceRead the original story

    Saturday | Rocky Mountain National Park

    Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park will open at 11 am today, Saturday, May 28. Due to melting snow on the road during the day and freezing temperatures at night, visitors should plan for night closures occurring at 8:00 p.m. until conditions change. Road crews and rangers will reassess conditions each morning and reopen the road when and if conditions allow.

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  9. Trail Ridge Road Opens For Season But Night Closures In PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    Trail Ridge Road runs from Estes Park on the eastern edge of Rocky Mountain National Park to Grand Lake on the southwestern side of the park. It climbs above 12,000 feet as it crosses the Continental Divide.

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  10. "Treacherous" weather keeps Trail Ridge closed FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LongmontFYI

    Blowing snow has caused white-out conditions that will keep Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park closed Friday.

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  11. Trail Ridge Road remains closed because of icy weather at Rocky Mountain National ParkRead the original story

    Friday May 27 | Denver Post

    Trail Ridge Road will not open Friday after all, but officials will re-evaluate when they might be able to open each day this weekend. On Friday morning "park rangers experienced 20 to 30 mph winds with white-out conditions and a high temperature of 24 degrees above 11,000 feet," according to a news release from Rocky Mountain National Park.

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  12. Snowy weather postpones opening of Trail Ridge RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    ... to clear the remaining four miles to the summit of the popular road. But Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park, which connects Estes Park and Grand Lake, did not open Friday because of heavy snow and 30 mph winds, park officials said. ...

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  13. Blowing Snow Keeps Trail Ridge Road ClosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | CBS Local

    Rocky Mountain National Park spokeswoman Kyle Patterson told CBS4 that the conditions will continue to be evaluated day by day over the weekend. Park rangers experienced 20 to 30 mph winds with white out conditions and a high temperatures of 24 degrees above 11,000 feet.

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  14. Elk mating season in Rocky Mountain National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Star Tribune

    ... as if warning the other bull away. To view wildlife doing something other than grazing, visit Rocky Mountain National Park during "the rut," otherwise known as elk mating season. It begins in mid-September. During this time, young bull elk attempt ...

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  15. Details: Rocky Mountain National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Star Tribune

    The basics: The park, in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, contains 60 peaks more than 12,000 feet high. It is one of the highest of the national parks, with elevations ranging from 7,860 to 14,259 feet.

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  16. RMNP evening programs highlight Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Brush News-Tribune

    The Navy Band Northwest Brass Quartet and Low Brass Quartet will perform at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 29 at Beaver Meadows Visitor Center. Rocky Mountain National Park staff invite you to two special programs this Memorial Day weekend on Saturday, May 28 and Sunday, May 29 at 7 p.m. at the Beaver Meadows Visitor Center.

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  17. Dave Bargabus: Commissioners' GMO stance belies 'sustainability' claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Daily Camera

    ... of what could be successfully done locally. We know enough not to try to plant orchids in Rocky Mountain National Park, and we should be similarly cautious with new agricultural ideas that are piloted in far-off places. We should also keep in mind ...

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  18. #TakeMeAnywhere: Shia LaBeouf hitches a ride via Twitter - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | CNET News.com

    ... and has so far mostly been traveling around Colorado. As of this writing, LaBeouf is in the Rocky Mountain National Park about an hour north of Boulder, according to the #TakeMeAnywhere site. One group of fans that tracked down LaBeouf on Monday ...

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  19. Experience Autumn in the Rockies: Fly Fishing for the Colorado Grand SlamRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Forests

    Our final day on our fall adventure in Rocky Mountain National Park is our fly fishing day! After a homemade breakfast at the Lodge of the Stanley Hotel, we'll head into the park for a guided fly fishing tour suitable for all levels of fishing expertise, from beginners to experts. Our fly fishing guide, Eddie, will be showing us the ropes of fly fishing amidst the beauty of the Rockies and bringing us to the best spots in the park for catching trout.

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  20. Todd's 5 Favorite Things About Estes Park [PICTURES]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... of Historic Places and a member of Historic Hotels of America. It is only 6 miles away from Rocky Mountain National Park. It is also known for being the inspiration for Stephen King's novel "The Shining" and is considered one of America's most ...

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