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Mountain biking in the Grand Valley (credit: CBS)

Mountain Biking In Grand Valley Gains In Popularity

For many years the mecca of mountain biking has been Moab, Utah. But right now, there is possibly a shift in the balance of power in the works. The Fruita area in the Grand Valley is gaining in popularity.

06/18/2011

Bent's Fort (credit: Jason Hussong)

Guide To Colorado’s National Monuments And Historic Sites

Before and during the westward expansion of the country, a lot of important and significant events occurred that helped shape the state of Colorado. A host of scenic national monuments, historic sites and trails are now protected, just like Colorado’s four great national parks, to preserve their importance and natural beauty.

CBS Denver–06/08/2011

Colorado National Monument (credit: CBS)

Group Formed To Study Upgrading Colorado Monument

A community group has been formed to explore upgrading the Colorado National Monument near Grand Junction to a national park.

05/19/2011

Colorado National Monument (credit: www.nps.gov)

Tipton: Community Must Rally To Change Monument

Colorado congressman Scott Tipton says efforts to upgrade the Colorado National Monument to a national park should be driven by the community.

03/26/2011

Colorado National Monument (credit: www.nps.gov)

Colorado National Monument Increasing Entrance Fees

Entrance fees at Colorado National Monument near Grand Junction are going up.

02/28/2011

Colorado National Monument (credit: CBS)

Local Groups Want Say Into Monument Upgrade

A group that advocates for western Colorado issues says any legislation to designate Colorado National Monument as a national park should meet with local approval before it’s introduced.

02/19/2011

Visitors will find epic views covering 1.7 billion years of geological history in the Colorado National Monument. (credit: CBS)

Colorado National Monument Offers Stunning Escape

Located between Grand Junction and Fruita is a series of six canyons which make up the Colorado National Monument. The monument offers stunning, colorful, epic views.

01/31/2011

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Colorado Getaways Celebrates 25 Years

This weekend Colorado Getaways kicks off a new season, one that will be filled with stories that reflect on what’s changed since the series first hit the airwaves.

01/26/2011

Rocky Mountain National Park (credit: Kyle Patterson)

Free Entry To National Parks For MLK Jr. Weekend

Admission is free this weekend at national parks, including eight national parks and monuments in Colorado.

01/14/2011

Colorado National Monument (credit: CBS)

Supporters Tout Colorado Monument As National Park

On the eve of its 100th birthday, Colorado National Monument is being pushed for an upgrade to a national park.

12/12/2010

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