Estes Park

Jesse Sarles took this photo on the East Inlet Trail just east of Adams Falls in October 2014.

Rocky Mountain National Park Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Rocky Mountain National Park has had its ups and downs during the past century. In the 1940s, gas rationing cut attendance, and the park is still trying to recover from devastating floods in 2013.

01/25/2015

Climber Tommy Caldwell hugs his friend Kevin Jorgeson atop a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park. (credit: CBS)

Yosemite Climbers Stuck Together Amid Hardship And Falls

When climber Kevin Jorgeson was stalled for days about halfway up the 3,000-foot Dawn Wall of El Capitan, he suggested that his partner Tommy Caldwell go on without him to finish an historic free-climb of the world famous granite monolith.

01/16/2015

Climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park, followed by his longtime friend Kevin Jorgeson. (credit: CBS)

Gov. Hickenlooper Congratulates Yosemite Climber From Estes Park

Gov. John Hickenlooper is congratulating an Estes Park climber who scaled a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park.

01/15/2015

Tommy Caldwell celebrates with champagne at the top after completing the climb. (credit: CBS)

Colorado Climber & Partner Finish Historic Yosemite Route

Colorado rock climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop the ledge of the 3,000-foot vertical wall of El Capitan in the glow of the afternoon sun, followed minutes later by Kevin Jorgeson.

01/15/2015

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Colorado Climber, Partner Reach Top Of Yosemite’s El Capitan In Historic Climb

A pair of Americans completed what had long been considered the world’s most difficult rock climb Wednesday, using only their hands and feet to scale a 3,000-foot vertical wall on El Capitan,

01/14/2015

The climbers on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Colorado Climber & Partner Closing In On Historic Feat

A Colorado climber and his partner who are vying to become the first in the world to use only their hands and feet to scale a sheer granite face in California’s Yosemite National Park are almost to the top.

01/13/2015

Tommy Caldwell (credit: Facebook)

Yosemite Climbers Push To Finish Groundbreaking Assent

One of two climbers attempting a grueling assent up a half-mile of sheer granite in California’s Yosemite National Park is making a push to catch his partner.

01/12/2015

Tommy Caldwell (credit: Facebook)

Colorado Man 1,000 Feet From Completing Yosemite’s El Capitan Peak Climb

Kevin Jorgeson, 30, of Santa Rosa, California, and Tommy Caldwell, 36, of Colorado are two weeks into what is billed as the first free climb of the vertical Dawn Wall to reach the 3,000-foot summit of El Capitan.

01/10/2015

Tourists visit the Royal Gorge on Sept. 1, 2014 (credit: CBS)

Top Martin Luther King Day Getaways Near Denver

You have a long weekend coming up. Use your time off to get a quick mini-vacation in with the whole family. Here are some of the best places to relax during your long weekend getaway.

01/10/2015

Credit: Stanleyhotel.com

More Than 20 Entries Submitted Already In Stanley Hotel’s ‘Shining’ Hedge Maze Contest

The hotel said the hedge maze will be about 61,500 square feet and be comprised of 1,600 to 2,000 Alpine Currant hedge bushes.

01/09/2015

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