Rio Grande National Forest
Environmental groups want more time to file a protest on a public land swap involving a proposed development near the Wolf Creek Ski Area.
The Rio Grande National Forest recommended approval of a land swap Thursday that would allow a developer to build an access road to a proposed ski village near the remote Wolf Creek Ski Area in southwestern Colorado.
Rising timber prices are improving the market for trees killed by spruce beetles in the Rio Grande National Forest.
A Michigan man was killed Friday morning after falling while taking a picture from the top of a waterfall in Rio Grande National Forest.
The Pipeline Fire burning near Trinidad was started by lightning on Wednesday and so far has burned 100 acres.
The battle against the massive West Fork Complex Fire took a setback on Monday.
Crews defending small homes, a ski area and a handful of roads against an erratic wildfire in Colorado’s southwest mountains hoped Monday for a break – any break – in the weather that will allow them to launch a more strategic assault.
A colossal wildfire near a popular summer retreat in southern Colorado continues to be driven by winds and fueled by dead trees in a drought-stricken area, authorities said Sunday.
Two backcountry wildfires in southwestern Colorado are expected to continue sending smoke into nearby towns, including Pagosa Springs.
Crews are battling a wildfire that has charred between 75 and 100 acres and is threatening a handful of homes in southwestern Colorado.