More than 3,000 personnel were battling least a half-dozen wildfires in Colorado on Monday while thousands of people who were evacuated awaited word on when they could return.
A wildfire near Colorado Springs erupted and grew out of control to more than 3 square miles over the weekend, prompting the evacuation of a popular vacation town and the closure of nearby highways Sunday.
Army officials say the soldiers airlifted off Colorado’s Pikes Peak over the weekend were from Fort Campbell, Ky.
A military helicopter rescued nine stranded soldiers who were on a training mission on Pikes Peak, including one who had suffered a broken leg.
An early blizzard Tuesday morning at the top of Pikes Peak briefly closed a highway to the summit and left some tourists stranded at the top until the road was plowed.
The main focus of Sunday’s 89th running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb isn’t the return of five-time defending champion Nobuhiro Tajima.
Consistently regarded as one of the healthiest cities in nation, it should be no surprise that Colorado Springs is home to some of the best and most diverse hiking trails that Colorado has to offer.
Chico Basin Ranch offers guests the chance to live like they did in the 1800s.
Colorado is home to one of only two cog railways in the nation and it was built specifically to carry tourists to the top of Pikes Peak. The Pikes Peak Cog Railway is one special train.