Arts / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Trident Winds Woodwind Trio to perform at Beaver Meadows Visitor Center

ESTES PARK Rocky Mountain National Park welcomes Trident Winds Woodwind Trio from the Navy Band Northwest for a special Memorial Day Weekend evening program at 7 p.m., May 27, at the Beaver Meadows Visitor Center. Navy Band Northwest’s Woodwind Trio, “Trident Winds,” performs for official military ceremonies and receptions, as well as public concerts and … Continue reading

Rocky Mountain National Park to complete repairs to Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails
Hiking/Backcountry / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Rocky Mountain National Park to complete repairs to Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails

ESTES PARK The Director of the Intermountain Region, National Park Service (NPS), recently signed a decision document that will enable Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) to conduct reroutes and repairs to the Aspen Brook and Twin Sisters trails that were damaged in the September 2013 flood. Following the September 2013 flood, park staff prepared an Environmental … Continue reading

‘Colorado Field Guide’ designed to take Coloradans and visitors to less-traveled areas
Colorado

‘Colorado Field Guide’ designed to take Coloradans and visitors to less-traveled areas

COLORADO The Colorado Tourism Office (CTO) today introduced a new initiative that will officially go live on Monday aimed at inspiring travelers to explore the state’s hidden gems and carry their dollars to less-visited destinations in the state. The new Colorado Field Guide will launch on Monday with an online collection of three- to seven-day … Continue reading

‘Night Creatures & Evening Adaptations’ class offered
Hiking/Backcountry / Rocky Mountain N.P.

‘Night Creatures & Evening Adaptations’ class offered

ESTES PARK The late night affairs of wildlife are often a mystery. While most people spend their evenings inside, away from the unfamiliar nighttime forest, there are animals, insects and even plants busy working after dark. For those interested in experiencing wildlife after hours, check out the Rocky Mountain Conservancy’s “Night Creatures & Evening Adaptations” … Continue reading

Colorado / Get Out of Town

CTO taking new Colorado Tourism Roadmap on the road

Eight-City “Discover Colorado Roadshow” also to honor frontline workers along 900-mile route DENVER In conjunction with National Travel and Tourism Week, the Colorado Tourism Office (CTO) team will embark on a five-day, eight-city loop across the state May 8-12, 2017, for its second annual Discover Colorado Roadshow. This year’s Roadshow is aimed at educating tourism … Continue reading

Denver/Boulder / Film

32nd annual Chautauqua Silent Film Series announced

Chaplin, Lloyd, Keaton, Fairbanks and classic tales shown during weekly series BOULDER Colorado Chautauqua Association, the steward of the Colorado Chautauqua National Historic Landmark, invites audiences to step back in time and enjoy an only-at-Chautauqua experience from a bygone era during its 32nd annual Silent Film Series. Classic and beloved stories and silver screen stars … Continue reading

Rocky Mountain Conservancy offers educational adventures throughout 2017
Hiking/Backcountry / Rocky Mountain N.P.

Rocky Mountain Conservancy offers educational adventures throughout 2017

By Dominic Rickicki The seasons are changing and the insatiable itch of cabin fever is ever present here in Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP). Spring storms are coming and going, wildlife have become more active, and even a few flowers have begun to bloom. As spring runs its course the Rocky Mountain Conservancy (RMC) Field … Continue reading