Tag Archives: Steamboat

Cast, Blast and Twang for Women Offered in Steamboat

colorado parksWomen interested in learning about fly fishing and the basics of shotguns and archery are invited to a women­ only “Cast, Blast & Twang” clinic in Steamboat August 9th.  Designed for beginners, no experience or equipment is required. Participants can bring their own shotgun but all ammunition will be provided. Continue reading

Fires Burning in Routt National Forest

WILDFIRESmall fires were discovered in both the Pinkham area and Mount Zirkel Wilderness on the Routt National Forest, Tuesday afternoon.  The Pinkham area fire, named the Camp Creek Fire, was Continue reading

Firefighters Manage Two Fires in Routt County

WILDFIREA fire in the Mount Zirkel Wilderness Area is burning in steep and rough terrain, and is being fought from the air.  A helicopter has been ordered to help fight the blaze.  The South Fork Fire was estimated at Continue reading

Rally Participants Urged to RSVP Quickly

EPA-300Buses are being organized to take anyone who wants to participate in the rally against the EPA’s new carbon emissions rules in Denver next week.  The rally will be held at the Lincoln Park Veteran’s Memorial on the west side of the capitol building.  The buses are being paid for by the Craig Chamber and Friends of Coal.  There is no cost Continue reading

C-Dot to Start Highway Work in Craig Monday

CDOTThe Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is beginning a resurfacing project on State Highway 13, near the intersection of US 40.  The first phase of the project will involve Continue reading

Aerospace Industry to be Discussed Next Week

csbrThe future of the aerospace industry in Northwest Colorado will be discussed next week. The three day event will touch on all aspects of the industry including Aerospace Business Development, Economic benefits, connections with local businesses, education, employment and more. The event will Continue reading

Steamboat Officials Warn of Increased Bear Activity

black-bearOfficials in Steamboat are warning residents that bear activity is picking up.  Bears got into or attempted to get into three homes on Monday.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife says that all three cases involved windows or doors not being secured. No one was injured.  In one Continue reading

Buffalo Pass Still Closed Due to Snow

routt-natl-forest-signRoutt National Forest officials are reminding recreationists that the Buffalo Pass Road remains closed by snow.  On the Steamboat side, the road is gated closed about three miles east of the Dry Lake Campground above Continue reading

Fireworks & Activities in Moffat, Routt, Rio Blanco Counties

FIREWORKS-3-300There are opportunities in Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco Counties to see fireworks Friday night.  In Craig the fireworks start a little before 9.  They will be set off at the high school.  The VFW will hold a parade (at 11am) and barbecue (at noon) Friday.  Hot dogs and hamburgers will be served, and the VFW asks that those that

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State Parks Promotes Hiking Trail in Steamboat

co-state-parksState Parks Officials are promoting premiere hiking areas in the state.  Officials say the state’s wet winter is making for some great wildflower viewing this year, and says there are certain hiking trails where Continue reading

Steamboat Residents Urged to Fill Out Survey

STEAMBOAT-PARKS-AND-REC-300Steamboat Parks and Rec has been putting together a public survey which will be emailed out to a random sampling Continue reading

Steamboat Firefighters Training This Morning

STEAMBOAT FIRE RESCUESteamboat residents may notice some excitement this morning at the Iron Horse Inn.  Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue will be conducting fire training exercises there today from 9 to noon.  The Inn is located on Highway 40.  Residents will notice fire personnel and vehicles Continue reading