U.S. Forest Service
Wolf Creek Ski Area owner Davey Pitcher has been sentenced to probation and community service and ordered to pay a $5,000 fine after he pleaded guilty to conducting search and rescue training on public land without a permit.
The federal government is making more than 90 percent of the 2.2-million-acre White River National Forest off-limits to future energy exploration.
U.S. Sen. Mark Udall asked for the public’s help Saturday to designate 16 square miles of federal land as a monument and wilderness in Browns Canyon.
The U.S. Forest Service is planning to open five Christmas tree cutting areas along the Front Range next month.
Even though ski season is just starting, Vail is already looking forward to next summer.
The U.S. Forest Service will not charge media outlets to take photos or shoot video during news-gathering operations, it said late Thursday.
The U.S. Forest Service has approved the use of remote-controlled blasters to trigger small snowslides in an attempt to keep big avalanches from blocking Berthoud Pass near Winter Park Resort.
Coyotes near Yale Avenue and Interstate 25 have killed about a dozen dogs recently, snatching many from back yards near the High Line Canal.
The closure of 11 campsites near Aspen this weekend due to bears follows a string of bear-related encounters that have worried officials.
The U.S. Forest Service has closed 11 backcountry campsites near Aspen because of bears.