Pike National Forest

An amanita muscaria mushroom (credit: stanford.edu)

Poisonous Mushrooms Popping Up All Over Colorado Due To Wet Weather

With Colorado’s recent wet weather mushrooms are popping up all over the state. Now a concerned father is issuing a warning after his daughter ate a wild mushroom and was hospitalized.

08/13/2014

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Moose Wandering Manitou Springs Relocated To Pike National Forest

A moose seen wandering around Manitou Springs has a more appropriate home now.

07/12/2014

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2 Brush Fires In Jefferson County Were Human-Caused

The U.S. Forest Service says two small brush fires in Jefferson County were human-caused.

06/02/2014

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Booby Traps Found On Popular Trail In Pike National Forest

The search is on for more booby traps on a popular Colorado trail after the U.S. Forest Service discovered a spike strip buried in a trail bed.

05/14/2014

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Spike Strips Found In Pike National Forest

The U.S. Forest Service is warning hikers and bike riders on Rampart Range trails that spike strips have been found hidden underneath trails in the Pike National Forest.

05/13/2014

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USA Pro Challenge To Feature Monarch Mountain

Already billed as the biggest spectator event in Colorado, the USA Pro Challenge, the weeklong stage race will take riders to a summit finish for the first time in its four-year history this August when they tackle Monarch Mountain.

05/07/2014

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This Year’s USA Pro Challenge Will Go Higher Than Ever

The route for this year’s USA Pro Challenge cycling competition was announced on Tuesday and for the first time a stage will end on a mountaintop.

05/06/2014

An area near where the slide occurred (credit: CBS)

5 Hikers Killed In Chaffee County Rock Slide

Five hikers have died after being trapped by a rock slide on a trail in south-central Colorado on Monday, and another was pulled out with injuries and flown to a hospital, authorities said.

09/30/2013

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Fire Restrictions Lifted For Lakewood, National Forests

Thanks to recent rainstorms in the Denver metro area another city and more parks are lifting their fire restrictions.

07/17/2013

Diana Webb took this photo on June 26 when the Waldo Canyon Fire exploded.

Christmas Tree Tradition Survives Waldo Canyon Fire

The most destructive wildfire in Colorado history leveled hundreds of homes but didn’t touch a cherished tradition in Pike National Forest near Colorado Springs – cutting live Christmas trees.

11/23/2012

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