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Samuel Frappier (credit: CBS)

Rescued Hiker: ‘It Was Stupid And I’ll Never Do It Again’

A 19-year-old Canadian man says, “It was stupid and I’ll never do it again” when speaking of getting stuck on Longs Peak and having to be rescued.

05/28/2014

The red circle indicates where the stranded hiker is on Longs Peak (credit: Teton Interagency Helicopter/Rocky Mountain National Park)

Canadian Man Rescued After Being Stuck On Longs Peak

Officials with Rocky Mountain National Park say a 19-year-old Canadian man has been rescued after being stuck in an “extremely precarious” location on Longs Peak. An elaborate rescue attempt was underway all day that included hikers on the ground and a helicopter.

05/28/2014

Trail Ridge Road (credit: Rocky Mountain National Park)

Trail Ridge Road Once Again Closed Due To Adverse Weather Conditions

Trail Ridge Road just opened for the season on Friday and it’s already closed.

05/25/2014

A boat tour offers a closer view of the Black Canyon. (credit: CBS)

Study: National Park Visits In Colorado Generate Big Economic Benefits

Every dollar invested in Colorado’s national parks generates $10 in return. That’s the finding of a survey looking at 2012 tourism numbers.

03/04/2014

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National Parks Waive Entrance Fees

Entrance fees are being waived at Colorado’s national parks this weekend to celebrate Presidents Day.

02/15/2014

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Signatures Questioned On Dead Woman’s Insurance Policy

Two handwriting experts have concluded that someone forged the signatures of a Highlands Ranch doctor on her $1.5 million life insurance policy which was taken out before she mysteriously died in a fall from a cliff.

02/06/2014

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Rocky Mountain Park Considers Bikes On Lake Trail

Rocky Mountain National Park is considering allowing bicycles on a 2-mile-long section of the East Shore Trail along Shadow Mountain Lake.

01/21/2014

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National Parks To Waive Entrance Fees On MLK Day

Entrance fees are being waived at several national parks and monuments in Colorado on Monday to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

01/18/2014

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Man Dies At Rocky Mountain National Park

A 74-year-old man from Fort Collins has suffered an apparent heart attack and died while snowshoeing in Rocky Mountain National Park.

01/08/2014

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Man Rescued At Rocky Mountain National Park

A man who became disoriented while snowshoeing in Rocky Mountain National Park is safe after he was rescued by a search team that had been following his tracks.

01/03/2014

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