Increased bear activity has closed a popular canyon in the foothills west of the Denver metro area.
A large bear was spotted near Waterton Canyon on Monday afternoon.
Investigators in Douglas County have located the motorcycle belonging to a man whose body was found in the South Platte River.
The body recovered from Waterton Canyon on Saturday has been identified as a local man missing for weeks.
Rescue crews pulled a body from the South Platte River in Waterton Canyon on Saturday.
Denver Water shared video showing how fast the South Platte River is flowing.
Emergency responders are preparing for the possibility of flooding along the Front Range as more precipitation is expected and a Flash Flood watch remains in effect for that area through Friday morning.
All of Colorado’s wet weather is putting a damper on Memorial Day weekend activities. Some parks and trails are closed because of all the moisture.
Several warm weather venues scheduled to open Memorial Day weekend have delayed their opening day because of cool, wet weather. That has many rethinking their holiday plans.
After a brief closure the trail in Waterton Canyon will reopen again briefly for recreationists on Wednesday.