Trail Ridge Road
Visitors to Rocky Mountain National Park are hiking more cautiously after lightning strikes at the popular park killed two people in two days at the height of summer travel season.
For the second day in a row, lightning has been blamed in the death of a visitor at Rocky Mountain National Park.
More people were injured by a lightning strike on Saturday after a strike killed a woman and injured seven others on Friday.
Lightning killed a woman and injured seven others in Rocky Mountain National Park on Friday.
Trail Ridge Road just opened for the season on Friday and it’s already closed.
Officials with Rocky Mountain National Park have closed Trail Ridge Road for the season.
Rocky Mountain National Park has reopened to visitors now that Colorado has agreed to pick up the tab for running it.
The Obama administration says it will allow states to use their own money to reopen some national parks that have been closed because of the government shutdown.
After the floods and now the shutdown Estes Park is pleading with Colorado’s congressional delegation to open up Rocky Mountian National Park. The town says the shutdown is killing tourism, and that’s not the only town hurting.
The government shutdown has closed national parks and monuments, including Rocky Mountain National Park, and the timing couldn’t be worse for the town of Estes Park as it tries to recover from the floods.