Colorado Search & Rescue Groups Warn Hikers Against Relying Solely On Your Cellphone After Hiker Ignores CallsSearch and rescue crews say relying on your cellphone when you’re alone in the backcountry can be risky.
Quandary Peak Reservation System Deemed A 'Success' As Pilot Program Draws To CloseThe Summit County sheriff is calling the Quandary Peak trailhead reservation system a success.
Rescuers Searched Mount Elbert For Overdue Hiker Who Didn't Answer Phone CallsA Colorado search and rescue team is urging people who are late in returning from the outdoors to answer their phones if they get repeated calls from an unknown number after spending hours looking for a hiker who never knew they were the subject of a search.
Kit Carson Peak Climber Madeline Baharlou-Quivey's Body Retrieved By Rescue Crews, HelicopterRescue personnel and a helicopter successfully completed the highly technical recovery of a 29-year-old Denver woman's body from Kit Carson Peak on Saturday evening.
Climber Dies After Fall On Challenging Terrain On Kit Carson PeakAfter a two-day search, Colorado rescuers discovered the body of Madeline Baharlou-Quivey.
Sunday Storm Left Blanket Of Graupel And Hail On Pikes PeakPeople visiting Pikes Peak found what looked like a winter wonderland when they arrived to the summit on Monday morning.
Want To Help Others In Colorado's High Country? Alpine Rescue Team Recruiting New MembersThe Alpine Rescue Team will be training a new prospective member class beginning in December.
Colorado Weather: Mountains Wake Up To Snow From Summer StormIn addition to all of the severe weather in the last 24 hours our latest storm system also brought in colder temperatures with it. Cold enough to dust many peaks with Summer Snow!
Some Of Colorado's 14ers Could See Rain Change To Snow On ThursdayA chilly storm system dropping into the northern Rockies will send a summer cold front across Colorado sometime late Wednesday into Thursday.
Reservation System For Quandary Peak Now UnderwayBe prepared to pay a bigger fine if you're caught illegally parking at the Quandary Peak trailhead.
Summit County Launches Quandary Peak Parking Reservation SystemParking at one of Colorado’s most popular 14ers could cost you up to $50 under its new pilot reservation program.
Tired Dogs On Colorado's Top Peaks Concerns Rescue Groups: 'They Follow Us Loyally Until Maybe They Collapse'The group is growing concerned about dogs which they say are now also becoming a trend for rescues.
'Highest I've Ever Climbed On Earth': Astronaut Scott Kelly Celebrates Wedding Anniversary On Colorado's Mount BierstadtAstronaut Scott Kelly said he and his wife celebrated their anniversary at 14,065 feet, on Colorado's on Mt. Bierstadt.
Quandary Peak's Popularity Hits New Heights During COVID PandemicQuandary Peak was by far the most hiked 14er in Colorado in 2020 according to data gathered by the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative.
New Pikes Peak Summit Complex Set To Open June 24The new Summit Complex at the top of Pikes Peak will open to visitors on June 24, officials announced.