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Mount Evans

Damian and Evan McManus (credit: CBS)

Better Weather Helps In Search For Missing Hikers Near Echo Lake

More search and rescue teams will be looking for a father and son from Minnesota missing near Mount Evans west of Denver.

04/08/2014

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Dog’s Confrontation With Mountain Lion Caught On Camera

A Denver man says his dog will be on a leash on all mountain hikes moving forward after a scary encounter with a mountain lion in the Mount Evans Wilderness on Sunday.

09/25/2013

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Top Of Mount Evans Highway Closed For Season

Even though the weather still says it’s summer, the top portion of the Mount Evans Highway is closed for the winter.

09/03/2013

Mount Evans (credit: CDOT)

Mount Evans Opens For Season

After weeks of snow removal, Mount Evans opened for the season 5 p.m. Friday.

05/24/2013

Independence Pass on April 30 (credit: CDOT)

Snow Clearing Crews Have Big Job On Colorado Mountain Passes

Despite recent snowstorms in the high country, officials say they are on track to open Mount Evans and Trail Ridge roads for the busy Memorial Day Weekend.

05/07/2013

Anthony Ortolani with Missy (credit: Anthony Ortolani)

Man Who Left Dog On 14er Pleads Guilty, Could Spend 18 Months In Jail

The man who left his injured dog up one of Colorado’s fourteeners in August pleaded guilty to a charge of animal cruelty on Tuesday.

10/16/2012

Missy was rescued from Mt. Bierstadt after eight days on the mountain. (credit: CBS)

Man Who Left Dog On Mountain Wants Rescuer To Have Her

The owner of a dog left behind on a Colorado 14er says he wants one of her rescuers to have the dog.

09/16/2012

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Top Of Mount Evans Highway Closes

One of those signs that Fall is on the way, Hwy 5 is closed for the season from Summit Lake to the peak of Mount Evans.

09/04/2012

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Top Of Mount Evans Highway Closing Tuesday Morning

The top part of the highway up Mount Evans is closing for the season at 7 a.m. Tuesday.

09/03/2012

Missy was rescued from Mt. Bierstadt after eight days on the mountain. (credit: CBS)

Man Faces Charges Of Abandoning Dog On Mountaintop

A Westminster man who admitted to leaving his dog atop a Colorado 14er has now been charged with cruelty to animals.

08/17/2012

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