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Starry

A spring in a big rincón, westward-facing. Water, with help from prevailing winds, had carved out an arching cave in the sandstone perhaps 30 feet high. 49 more words

Walking All Day On Stone

Until You Know

Scores of stone circles. I’ve written about them before. Too small to be hogan or tipi rings, wrong shape/size/place to be hunting blinds. (Though we did come upon a blind that overlooked a draw: U-shaped, right for one man to lie on his belly.) 67 more words

Walking All Day On Stone

Still at the Ready

We walked across the scanty dump of a sheepherder’s camp: rusty tin cans,  bits of glass, a watering trough tinkered out of something like an old water heater.   81 more words

Walking All Day On Stone

Ed McCaffrey's sons to play in 5A state title game at Broncos' stadium Saturday

This Saturday, both the 4A and 5A Colorado high school state football championship games will be played at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, beginning at 11 a.m. 164 more words

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Here and There Bear

Bears and their admirers, east and west: from Vermont, a paw print  in the mud with 8-year-old Cyla’s paw for scale; from New Mexico, Weidemeyer’s Admiral butterflies, as beautiful on bear scat as on flowers.

Walking All Day On Stone

There's a Word for It

The Syncline was wet, sanded smooth with surface wash, all the rocks bright.

Everywhere there were little tinajas, rain pools, like eyes looking upward. A plunge pool guarded by a Cooper’s hawk and a tiny, lively frog. 23 more words

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Broncos release statement after fan died from falling over stairwell railing at stadium

Jason Coy, 36, died on Tuesday from injuries that he suffered after falling over a stairwell railing at Sports Authority Field at Mile High after the Broncos defeated the Texans 27-9 on Monday Night Football. 163 more words

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