Conundrum Hot Springs
Three rangers and three ranchers headed up a mountain near Aspen on Thursday to carve up cattle found frozen in a cabin before the carcasses thaw and contaminate a popular hot springs nearby.
The United States Forest Service will cut up the carcasses of cattle that froze to death near the popular Conundrum Hot Springs outside of Aspen.
Federal forest officials want visitors of a Colorado hot springs to be very careful about what’s lurking inside a remote cabin nearby: Frozen cows.
A small herd of cattle tried to make the inside of this cabin their winter home, but they still couldn’t survive the elements. Now the Forest Service has the grim task of determining what to do with the carcasses.