Royal Gorge

Royal Gorge Fire (credit: CBS)

Royal Gorge Fire Damages Bridge, Most Of Park

A wildfire near Royal Gorge Park has destroyed much of the park and damaged the famous bridge.


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Wildfire Breaks Out Near Royal Gorge, Burns Structures

A fire burning on an estimated 200 acres south of the Royal Gorge Bridge and Arkansas River led to the evacuation of the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park near Canon City.


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Low Snowpack Has Ripple Effect On Paddling Season

Canoe? Check. Paddle? Check. Life preserver? Check. Epic whitewater conditions? Maybe next year.


Dinosaur Museum Near Royal Gorge On Hold

The proposed building of a new dinosaur museum near the Royal Gorge has been put on hold.


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Panning For Gold Still Done Near Buena Vista

At the Cache Creek Placer Area there are still people from near and far panning for gold in Colorado’s high country.



Royal Gorge Rafting Offers An Adrenaline Rush

There’s world class whitewater to be found on the Arkansas River, and there have been major changes in the process of rafting down them in the past few decades.


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Pueblo Woman Killed, Man Drives Off Cliff

Pueblo police believe a man killed his girlfriend then committed suicide by driving off a cliff near the Royal Gorge in Fremont County early Sunday.


CDOT works to clear the rock slide on Highway 50 near Cotopaxi. (credit: CDOT)

CDOT Hopes To Reopen Hwy 50 By Sunday Afternoon

Colorado Department of Transportation crews and contractors continue working to clear rocks and boulders from Monday’s rock slide on Highway 50. They hope to have the highway reopened by Sunday.


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Blasting Under Way On Highway 50 Rock Slide

Crews are blasting large boulders into small pieces for easy removal on the rock slide that is blocking U.S. Highway 50 near Cotopaxi.


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Rock Slide Closes Highway 50 Near Salida

Transportation crews on Tuesday were at the site of a large rock slide on Highway 50 that closed the highway west of the Royal Gorge.




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