The U.S. Forest Service is planning to open five Christmas tree cutting areas along the Front Range next month.
Fire managers say a 500-acre wildfire in the foothills west of Denver is now 15 percent contained.
Evacuations remain in place for about 100 homeowners in southern Jefferson County due to the Lime Gulch Fire, which was likely started by lightning.
A wildfire that likely started from lightning on Tuesday and flared up intensely on Wednesday in a remote area of southern Jefferson County is forcing emergency evacuations.
Cutting down the family Christmas tree has been a time-honored tradition for many Colorado families for generations. From the perfect Blue Spruce to a Lodgepole Pine and the Douglas Fir to Bristlecone, Colorado has many viable options for the holiday centerpiece. We bring you the best places to cut down your own Christmas tree near the Denver area.
An annual family trip cutting down a Christmas tree took a bad turn over the weekend after a family got lost and had to be rescued.