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Cross country skiing on Tennessee Pass (credit: CBS)

State’s Water Interests Converge On Tennessee Pass

A water-measuring flume on a ditch sitting exactly astride Tennessee pass outside Leadville might be as good a place as any to bring Western and Eastern Slope interests together to talk about water.

10/04/2014

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Day Hikes To Check Out As Rocky Mountain National Park Turns 100

No adjectives can do Rocky Mountain National Park justice. The jagged snow-draped peaks, rocky tundra, green valleys, and roaring waterfalls render exclamation points inadequate.

09/03/2014

The Eisenhower Tunnel (credit: CBS)

Longtime Eisenhower Tunnel Superintendent Retires

Every day at least 45,000 vehicles approach a pair of gaping holes puncturing through the stony heart of the Continental Divide. At more than 11,000 feet above sea level the world closes in to a symmetrical tranquility of blurred tiles and fluorescent lights.

07/26/2014

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Rescue Effort On For Injured Man In Rocky Mountain National Park

Crews are working to rescue a stranded, injured man in Rocky Mountain National Park.

06/29/2014

Deep snow on Loveland Pass in March (credit: Chris Spears)

Colorado Weather Observer Measures Nearly 500 Inches Of Snow

A series of winter storms dropped foot after foot, including over 100 inches in a single month.

05/15/2014

Arapahoe Basin (credit: Arapahoe Basin)

Spring Storm Means June Skiing At Arapahoe Basin

In a statement Tuesday, officials at the Arapahoe Basin ski resort said after receiving two feet of snow, they will be open the weekend of June 6-8. Weekday skiing, though, ends June 1.

05/13/2014

Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images

Best Summer Backpacking Trips In America

While it’s important to understand how to be prepared and stay safe during a backpacking trip, even if it’s only for the day, there’s a wealth of natural beauty to explore throughout the country. The following are just five of the best summer backpacking trips in America.

04/22/2014

The Twin Tunnels (credit: CBS)

I-70 Twin Tunnels May Be Named For Vets

The Twin Tunnels on Interstate-70 near Idaho Springs could be getting a new name. Lawmakers want to name them the “Veterans Memorial Tunnels.”

03/11/2014

An image from the high country on Monday (credit: CBS)

Colorado Mountains Pummeled By Snow And Wind

More snow and high winds are expected in Colorado after portions of the state were pummeled by winter weather and gusting wind.

01/13/2014

The west portal of the Eisenhower–Johnson Memorial Tunnel (credit: CBS)

10.9M Vehicles Used Eisenhower Tunnel In 2013

The Colorado Department of Transportation says nearly 10.9 million vehicles traveled through the Eisenhower Tunnel on Interstate 70 in 2013, up from 10.7 million the year before.

01/08/2014

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