Rocky Mountain National Park Newswire

Rocky Mountain National Park Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rocky Mountain National Park.

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  1. "Ill Equipped" hikers rescued from Front Range - thirteener' after 14-hour operationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Gazette

    The Indian Peaks Wilderness is a wilderness area in north central Colorado managed jointly by the United States Forest Service and the National Park Service within the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and small parts of the southern section of Rocky Mountain National Park. It borders the James Peak Wilderness to the south, and straddles the Continental Divide.

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  2. This Week in History for the week of Sept. 16-22, 2018Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 15 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... the fees. If all fees were waived, it would cost $55,742. A new federal law meant that gates at Rocky Mountain National Park and other parks would be staffed full-time to collect fees. Previously the gates had not been staffed at slow times, letting ...

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  3. Hit The Mountains This Weekend For Picture Perfect Fall ColorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | CBS Local

    ... grip the state. There are reports of fall color from Silverton in the southwest all the way to Rocky Mountain National Park in the northern part of the state. The hottest locations appear to be in the northern and central mountains, along and north ...

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  4. Trustees hear updates on Loop and coaster appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... for 2021. Mayor Todd Jirsa said he wanted to see more modeling of the loop project based on if Rocky Mountain National Park makes a decision to limit access. "I am not saying I necessarily want the loop to go away, that is not where I am going with ...

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  5. Things To Do Outside Denver Before I'm DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Ask MetaFilter

    Next week, I have two free days starting in the Denver area, and I'd like to explore the Rocky Mountain National Park . My main interests: viewing stunning wilderness and sensible solo hikes.

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  6. Trail Gazette Editorial - What will be your legacy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... residents and tourism. Unlike those two towns, Estes Park has a built-in tourism route with Rocky Mountain National Park next door, but that is not enough to sustain our level of amenities and infrastructure long term. We cannot keep stopping needed ...

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  7. Celebrating the library's future and the pursuit of dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... and resilience to share. Our special guest author and speaker is Jean Muenchrath, a longtime Rocky Mountain National Park ranger who has traveled much of the planet and explored some of its most beautiful and rugged mountains. Jean's talk will ...

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  8. Rocky Mountain National Park adding fast-lane to Estes Park's Fall River entranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Denver Post

    The director of the Intermountain Region of the National Park Service signed a decision document allowing the park to make improvements to the station. Proposed changes included the addition of a fast-pass lane for use by pass-holding visitors, employees and emergency vehicles, according to a park statement.

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  9. Steer clear of elk during rutting season, wildlife experts cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | CBC News

    In this 2006 file photo, a bull elk keeps a watchful eye on a herd of cow elk in Rocky Mountain National Park near Estes Park, Colo. and Banff are reminding locals and visitors to be extra wary of elk this time of year, as rutting season has come again.

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  10. Fall foliage in Northern Colorado: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | ReporterHerald.com

    Aspen leaves flicker in the wind at Rocky Mountain National Park in late September 2015 just off the road between Moraine Park and Bear Lake.

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  11. Inside Business Feature - Get a fresh meal at Boss Burgers & GyrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... er." Boss Burgers & Gyros, on Moraine Avenue on the way to the Beaver Meadows Visitor Center of Rocky Mountain National Park, has almost 30 reviews on Yelp, the majority of which reviewers gave the restaurant five stars.

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  12. You can now stream the sounds of national parks wherever you happen to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... own unique soundscape. Dig deeper into its website and you'll find individual recordings from Rocky Mountain National Park that are divided into soundscapes from different times throughout the day, environmental soundscapes, and weather soundscapes. ...

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  13. Rocky Mountain National Park ends weekday shuttle service for the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Denver Post

    High winds blow snow on the peaks of Rocky Mountain National Park on Jan. 22 in Estes Park. As the summer season draws to a close, the park is stopping weekday shuttle service.

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  14. National Parks Pass: The best $80 you'll ever spendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | USA Today

    ... list destination for any nature lover, attracting more than 4 million visits last year. 19. Rocky Mountain National Park - 4,437,215: Gorgeous in every season, Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado encompasses 415 square miles of spectacular ...

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  15. National Conference Highlights Historic Roads MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | North Forty News & Fossil Creek Current Online

    ... Historic Places - " 61 bridges and 20 roads or highways, including Trail Ridge Road through Rocky Mountain National Park Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways - 11 of 26 are designated by the U.S. Secretary of Transportation as America's Byways, ...

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  16. Continue readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | The Auto Channel

    ... freedom of a Great Drive in a Great Vehicle on an open road can be...enjoy! The road system of Rocky Mountain National Park offers visitors access to diverse ecosystems characterizing the higher regions of the central Rocky Mountains. The roads take ...

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  17. Body found in Rocky Mountain National Park is hiker from Urbana, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Chicago Tribune

    A Colorado coroner has confirmed that a body found in Rocky Mountain National Park is a hiker from Urbana, Ill. The Boulder County coroner's office said Thursday that it had identified 60-year-old Jens "Jay" Yambert.

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  18. Body found in Rocky Mountain National Park officially identified as Illinois manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Daily Camera

    The Boulder County Coroner's Office on Thursday confirmed a body found Aug. 31 in Rocky Mountain National Park was that of Jens "Jay" Yambert. The Boulder County Coroner's Office has positively identified an Illinois man who died at Rocky Mountain National Park in late August.

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  19. Spot a coyote in RockyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    Wild sanctuaries like Rocky Mountain National Park allow coyotes to roam undisturbed.

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  20. The 11 best national parks to visit in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Curbed

    For most of the 58 national parks in the United States, summer is high season. Tourists from around the world come to see the Grand Canyon, hike Rocky Mountain National Park, or watch a geyser explode in Yellowstone.

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