Rocky Mountain National Park
Even though it still feels like winter in parts of Colorado’s mountains, Independence Pass is back open.
Snowfall and cold temperatures have delayed the opening of Trail Ridge Road through Rocky Mountain National Park.
The federal judge presiding over the murder case against Harold Henthorn termed the 1995 death of Henthorn’s first wife, Lynn, “pretty bizarre,” during court proceedings in Denver Tuesday morning.
Harold Henthorn, the Highlands Ranch man charged with killing his second wife and now suspected in the death of his first wife, told inconsistent stories about the deaths of both of his wives, according to testimony in federal court Monday.
Attorneys for a man accused of shoving his second wife off a cliff in Rocky Mountain National Park say details of his first wife’s death should be barred from his trial.
A friend of accused murderer Harold Henthorn wore a “wire” and recorded conversations with the Highlands Ranch man as part of a law enforcement scheme to see if they could catch Henthorn confessing to killing either of his wives, who both died under unusual circumstances.
This weekend everybody can enjoy the great outdoors for free.
The spring snowstorm was a surprise to some people visiting Estes Park on Thursday.
Officials at Rocky Mountain National Park are looking at ways to address overcrowding on peak days when visitors and vehicles put a burden on trails, roads and wildlife.
Among the country’s five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world’s most famous natural landmarks.