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Free Hikes To Eliminate Excess Holiday Calories

The Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering guided hikes and other activities for those looking to get outside on New Years Day, to burn off some of those excess holiday calories. First Day Hikes will be held at the Stagecoach, Steamboat Lake and Yampa River state parks on January 1st. Those interested in taking a hike at Stagecoach State Park should meet at the Yampatheater at 10:30. Multiple hikes will be offered ranging from a kid friendly Continue reading

Local First Day Hikes Planned

colorado parksThe New Year has always been a time of setting goals and tackling new and exciting opportunities. For most, improving our physical fitness and living healthier lives is at the top of our New Year’s resolutions. On January 1st you can celebrate the arrival of a new year and get a head start on your fitness goals by participating in a First Day Hike at a Continue reading

Search is On for Hunter Lost in Routt County

ROUTT-CO-SEARCH-AND-RESCUECrews continue searching for a hunter in Routt County who has been missing since Monday, and they’re getting some help from outside teams. The Zephyr Helicopter company is helping out with the second search for a lost hunter in the mountains near Steamboat Lake in two weeks. The Minnesota man reportedly went bow hunting Continue reading

Parks and Wildlife Looking for Camp Site Hosts

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife is now accepting resident host applications for a variety of locations for the 2015 season. Resident or campground hosts are volunteers who spend part of their year camping for free in exchange for 20-30 hours of service each week. 2015 CPW resident hosts begin their duties in the spring. Continue reading

State Parks to Sponsor First Day Hikes

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife will once again sponsor guided hikes in 27 of their 42 state parks on New Year’s Day as part of America’s State Parks First Day Hikes initiative. First Day Hikes was created to offer everyone an opportunity to begin the New Year rejuvenating and connecting with the outdoors at a state park close to home. Continue reading

Swim Beaches Around the State Preparing to Close

co-state-parksThis weekend is your last chance for some fun in the sun at several of Colorado State Parks swim beaches around the state. Labor Day weekend marks the end of the swimming season for many state parks but there are Continue reading