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Pay your Water Bill

I got to know John “Jack” Cleator at the Red Cliff Museum, one of my favorite places.    This was strictly by accident in that I was examining a cased piece of wooden pipe with the following caption:  “Part of the first Gilman water line; 3200 feet long, laid by John Cleator in 1884.  808 more words

Eagle County

Dean Bowlby

Raised in Glenwood Springs, Dean started painting in the early ’80s after meeting and studying with Daniel Sprick. He made trips to New York and New Orleans to paint city scenes. 128 more words


Hot Springs Season

About a year ago, I traveled to Colorado for a winter trip. I’m not a skier anymore but I had a friend working as a ski instructor in Steamboat Springs so it was the perfect opportunity to get a taste of winter out west.   791 more words


Destination Unknown

Almost unimaginable, but the original 4 month commitment to WWOOFing on the XK Bar Ranch is almost half way over and it’s time to start thinking of what the next destination might be.   599 more words

As I Go

CDOT Offers Peek This Week At 'Bustang,' Colorado's Bus Service

DENVER (CBS4) - Colorado commuters can soon ride the Bustang, a state-owned and operated bus system that will connect farther-flung cities, the state’s department of transportation announced on Tuesday. 225 more words


Treasure from Atlantic a bit Different from Colorado River find

At the confluence of the Colorado and  Roaring Fork rivers, sit the Yampah Hot Springs vapor caves outside Glenwood Springs. The water has famously soothed bodies since 1883.  316 more words

Atlantic Ocean

Video: Fly Fishing the Frying Pan River Near Aspen

Wild Water Media – A Little Weekend in Aspen from Wild Water Media on Vimeo.

The Roaring Fork River can be fished as a smaller river near Aspen with a great deal of wadable water to a larger, more drift boat accessed river downstream as it approaches its confluence with the Colorado River in Glenwood Springs. 441 more words