Forest Service: 2016 Wildfire Season Expected To Be Less SevereThe upcoming wildfire season across the U.S. isn't expected to be as bad as last year's infernos, when a record 15,800 square miles burned, the nation's top wildland firefighting official said Wednesday.
Appeals Court Backs Ban On Snowboarders At Utah Ski ResortA Utah ski resort can hold onto its status as one of the last in the country to ban snowboarders on its slopes, a federal appeals court decided Tuesday.
A-Basin Expansion Plan Faces Local OppositionOpposition to a plan that would expand the boundaries of the Arapahoe Basin Ski Area is growing louder in Summit County.
Colorado Ski Areas Pay Record $23 Million In Federal RentThe money Colorado ski areas pay the federal government to operate on U.S. Forest Service land is drawing attention at the local level.
Arapahoe Basin One Step Closer To Expanding TerrainThe U.S. Forest Service has tentatively agreed to Arapahoe Basin's 2012 development plan to expand their territory into backcountry terrain.
1 Tree-Killing Outbreak Is Over In Colorado, 2nd Still GoingForestry experts say the mountain pine beetle epidemic that ravaged Colorado's lodgepole pines for two decades is over, but a second bug that attacks spruce trees is still spreading.
Not Just Water: City Says Cache La Poudre's Charm Is Key To Well-BeingA picturesque Colorado river with a peculiar French name is the latest prize in the West's water wars, where wilderness advocates usually line up against urban and industrial development.
Commercial & Private Drones Grounded At Most Colorado Ski AreasA plan to allow commercial drone video at Copper Mountain is off the table, meaning guests to the resort should not plan on seeing any drones flying overhead on the slopes, at least anytime soon.
Court Hears Icy Feud Between Snowboarders, SkiersIt's a mountain-bound battle between those who want to whoosh and those who want to shred.
Some Ski Resorts Explore Possibility Of 'Drone Zones'A new production company is allowing skiing customers to get the ultimate selfie.
Waldo Canyon Researchers: New Firefighting Approach NeededA study of the 2012 Waldo Canyon wildfire recommends that crews fighting similar fires that spread into urban areas be trained in both structure protection and traditional wildland firefighting tactics.
Smoke Pours From Rocky Mountain Arsenal Refuge During Controlled BurnA large plume of smoke is visible across some parts of the northern Denver metro area Friday morning due to a controlled burn.