Tag Archives: Yampa River

Work On The Yampa River Starts Monday

YAMPA RIVERThe Yampa River Core Trail in Steamboat will be closed periodically over the next two weeks to allow work to take place on the Yampa River. The City of Steamboat is partnering with the Friends of the Yampa to Continue reading

Highway 13 Open Wednesday Closed Thursday

highway-13-smallThe closure scheduled for Highway 13 south of Craig tomorrow has been cancelled. The highway will still be closed Thursday to allow construction to continue on the Yampa River Bridge. The highway will be closed Thursday from 7 am to 7 pm to allow crews to continue repairs. Detour routes will be in place for drivers in the Continue reading

MOCO Sheriff Looking For Information On Drowning

Trystan CampbellThe Moffat County Sheriff’s office is looking for information related to the death of 18 year old Trystan Campbell, who drowned in the Yampa River near Loudy Simpson Park in early July.  Alcohol consumption is thought to have been a contributing factor in his death.  The Sheriffs Department is primarily looking for information on how Campbell Continue reading

Craig 18 Year Old Dies At Denver Hospital

Trystan Campbell18-year-old, Trystan Campbell, who was pulled unresponsive from the Yampa River South of Craig  Friday afternoon, died Saturday from his injuries after being revived at The Memorial  Hospital at Craig, then flown by flight-for-life to University Hospital in Denver.  A “Go Fund Me’”  account has been set up in his name to help his family with  Continue reading

Green And Yampa Noncommercial River Permits

COLORADO RIVERA lottery is now open for noncommercial river permits for the high use season on the Green and Yampa Rivers in Dinosaur National Monument. The lottery is underway now and runs through 10am on January 31st. The lottery allows boaters to compete for the 300 permits that are available for the high use season. In recent years, the monument has Continue reading

Bridge Work Continues Over Yampa River South of Craig

C-DOTC-DOT crews will continue concrete work on Highway 13 south of Craig next week. The state is working on the bridge over the Yampa River, about 5 miles south of Craig, making repairs and improvements. Heavy equipment at work will Continue reading

Crews Continue Repairing Bridge on Highway 13

C-DOTState crews continue to work on the bridge over the Yampa River on Highway 13 south of Craig. Next week’s work will be similar to this week’s, with concrete work being the main focus. That means there will be heavy equipment working Continue reading

Bridge Work Continues on Highway 13 South of Craig

C-DOTMore concrete work will take place next week on the Highway 13 south of Craig. The state is working on the bridge over the Yampa River about 5 miles south of Craig. There will be a lot of heavy equipment involved next week, with Continue reading

Bridge Work Continues on Highway 13

C-DOTWork continues next week on Highway 13 south of Craig. State crews are repairing the bridge over the Yampa River, about 5 miles south of town. More concrete work will be done next week, and that means trucks moving back and forth on the Continue reading

Bridgework Continues on Highway 13 South of Craig

C-DOTCrews working on the bridge over the Yampa River on Highway 13 south of Craig will start pouring concrete next week. The state is working on the stretch, repairing and strengthening the bridge. The project is about 5 miles south of Continue reading

Bridge Work Continues on Highway 13

C-DOTBridge work will continue next week over the Yampa River on Highway 13 south of Craig. Next week crews will be under the bridge working on the piers. There will be two lanes of traffic open, but there will be work trucks arriving and Continue reading

Bridge Work Continues on Highway 13 South of Craig

C-DOTCrews will continue their work on the bridge over the Yampa River on Highway 13 south of Craig next week. Workers will continue to work under the bridge, grinding and drilling. Work trucks will still be used on both sides of the bridge, meaning Continue reading