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Drivers Beware Of Migrating Animals

deer-vs-carWith fall in the air and winter on the horizon Colorado drivers need to be on the lookout for migrating wildlife. Fall is the breeding season for elk, deer and moose so they are especially active during this time period. Males will pursue mates aggressively and may not be deterred by traffic. Bears are also Continue reading

Bear River Park Master Plan Meeting Wednesday

SteamboatThe third meeting to discuss the Bear River Park Master Plan will occur Wednesday in Steamboat. The meeting starts at 5:30 and will be held at Citizens Hall. The City is hosting these meetings to present information to the public about the plan and to gather their feedback. The Continue reading

Bears Coming Out Of Hibernation

BearWith the coming of spring bears in Colorado are emerging from hibernation.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds residents that minimizing contact with bears is the best way to keep the public and the animals safe.  Here are some tips to keep bears away from your home this spring and summer.  Keep your garbage in a secure location that is enclosed, and Continue reading

Bear River Park Meeting Rescheduled

SteamboatThe second of a series of open houses to discuss the Bear River Park Master Plan was cancelled yesterday because consultants involved in the project were unable to make it to Steamboat due to yesterday’s storm. The meeting has been rescheduled Continue reading

Comments Due On Bear River Park

SteamboatMonday is the deadline for the public to comment on the Bear River Park Master Plan.  Click here to visit the website that has been set up to for the public to leave remarks.  The goal of the plan is to create a practical, financially feasible approach to guide future improvements to the park.  The City of Continue reading

Big Game Hunting Licenses Still Available

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife reminds hunters that there are still approximately 20,000 leftover big-game and turkey licenses are available, giving hunters plenty of opportunity to harvest a variety of species and to put fresh, healthy wild game meat on the table. Over-the-counter elk licenses are also now available. Continue reading

Big Game Licenses Go on Sale Next Month

colorado parksHunters seeking big game tags, can look forward to an ample number of leftover big-game licenses for the 2014 seasons.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife has approximately 6,000 deer, 30,000 elk, 5,000 pronghorn and 1,800 bear licenses available for the fall hunting seasons. Leftover licenses are surplus licenses Continue reading

Hunting Licenses Go on Sale Next Month

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) will offer big game licenses for elk, pronghorn, bear, deer and turkey, to residents and nonresidents, beginning August 5th. This is the first time all big game licenses – leftover, over-the-counter with caps, and unlimited over-the-counter – will be for sale at the same time.  Continue reading

Monument to Reopen Campsites

Dinosaur-National-Monument-Officials at Dinosaur National Monument have announced that the two backcountry campsites at Ely Creek, located along the Jones Hole Trail, are now open.  When the campsites were closed last summer, there Continue reading