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Park Service Says Colorado Man Dies In Alaska Skiing Mishap

A Colorado skier had died after falling through a cornice in Alaska’s Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.

04/02/2015

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National Parks Call On Americans To ‘Find Your Park’

After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the country’s most beautiful and historic places, though it also suffers from an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that’s aging and mostly white.

03/31/2015

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

RMNP Will Allow Mountain Biking For First Time

Mountain biking in Rocky Mountain National Park is close to reality.

03/28/2015

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Free National Park Days For President’s Day Weekend

The National Park Service is marking the President’s Day holiday on Monday by waiving entrance fees at all 405 national parks this weekend, including all those in Colorado.

02/13/2015

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

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Pearl Harbor Survivor From Colorado Springs Attends Anniversary Ceremony

Veterans who survived the Pearl Harbor attack that launched the United States into World War II attended Sunday’s 73rd anniversary ceremony with the help of canes, wheelchairs and motorized scooters.

12/07/2014

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Pearl Harbor Survivors From Colorado Springs To Attend Reunion

Four of the remaining nine USS Arizona survivors of the Pearl Harbor attack are vowing this year’s anniversary won’t be their last reunion.

12/03/2014

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2 National Parks In Colorado Found Victimized By Graffiti Vandal

Investigators now say two locations in Colorado have been targeted by someone vandalizing national parks.

10/31/2014

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Graffiti Found In 3 More National Parks

The National Park Service says it has found more graffiti in some of the West’s most scenic locations in a case that sparked an uproar on social media last week.

10/30/2014

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Graffiti Artist Defacing National Parks Uses Instragram For Gallery

An investigation is underway after evidence of vandalism at several national parks, including Rocky Mountain National Park, has been posted online.

10/25/2014

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