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5 Activities To Do Before The Leaves Start To Fall

With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.

08/12/2013

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Top Places For Last-Minute Father’s Day Gifts In Denver

If you’ve once again waited until the last minute to pick up a Father’s Day gift, fret not. There are several experiences and gifts that you can pick up for dad right here in Denver.

06/04/2013

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So Far Campfires Are Allowed At Many Campgrounds

Nothing beats the glow of a campfire, especially at night. But last year with a fire ban in place, having a campfire meant campers could be fined hundreds of dollars or more. Fortunately, this is not last year.

05/27/2013

Bike riders enjoy the trails at Solvista Bike Park in Granby. (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper: Colorado Brand Needs Makeover

Gov. John Hickenlooper said the Colorado brand needs a makeover so everyone knows what amazing opportunities the state has to offer. He made his proposal at Tourism Day at the state Capitol on Tuesday.

01/30/2013

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Colorado Campers Hope To Get Campfires Going Again Soon

When Gov. John Hickenlooper lifted the statewide fire ban, it didn’t mean campfires and barbecues popped up instantly.

07/09/2012

Stage II Fire Restrictions are in place for campsites along the I-70 corridor. (credit: CBS)

No Campfires In The High Country

Colorado’s extreme fire danger has triggered extreme restrictions in the High Country for campers. Open fires have been banned in nearly every forest and county along the Interstate 70 corridor.

06/22/2012

Larry Galletti of Denver took this photo of Mills Lake on Sept. 19, 2011.

Rocky Mountain National Park Tightens Fire Ban Further

National Park officials on Monday announced they are banning all fires in Rocky Mountain National Park until further notice.

06/18/2012

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Man Fatally Shot While Camping In Boulder County

A man has been shot and killed while camping in Boulder County, and investigators say it appears to be accidental.

05/28/2012

CBS4's Jeff Todd demonstrates where campfires are allowed on BLM land. (credit: CBS)

Fire Bans Could Put Damper On Holiday Camping

The unofficial start of summer is this weekend, Memorial Day weekend, and it’s also the kickoff to camping season in Colorado. Many of those campers will have to keep warm without a campfire.

05/24/2012

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Is Camping The Right Vacation For You And Your Family?

Camping is a fun and affordable way to spend quality time with your family. Here are some tips for a successful camping trip.

05/14/2012

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