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December Snow Outlook Hopeful As Snowpack Runs Well Below Normal

By Chris Spears

DENVER (CBS4) – The meteorological winter is beginning with statewide snowpack running well below where it should be for this time of year. 127 more words

News

In Waterton Canyon, Black Friday is for the birds

After nearly two years of sporadic closings, a major construction project is finally complete. Time for a Turkey Trot!

By Travis Thompson

In the spirit of the holiday, I want to give thanks for… 379 more words

Recreation

South Platte River, Deckers CO (10-21-16)

My recent trip to Denver reaffirmed Colorado’s reputation as a fly fisherman’s paradise. Truth be told, I was not into fly fishing until I fished in the Rockies last July for my first time. 313 more words

Fishing Reports

On Down to the Platte

For the longest time, I have been seeing wire cages around the trees that line many of the waterways here in Denver. From the ground up to about four feet, there’s a steel grid wrapped around most of the trees that are less than about two feet in diameter. 1,761 more words

Meandering

Bright riverbank
solitude meanders
soft watery hush

Thoughts golden threads weave
silky notions- -my
heart’s rapturous gleanings
fill mental chambers
dusty rafters creek, giving
in- -cradling your light… 38 more words

Photograph

Not your average pledge drive: A revival on the river

Denver Water and Greenway Foundation team up to provide more water for fishing, farmers and fun on the South Platte.

By Steve Snyder

Denver, Colorado: the city by the river. 454 more words

Your Denver Water

The “trails” and tribulations of Waterton Canyon

Why this wild retreat next to the city is such a great attraction — and why we’ve so often had to close its gates.

By Travis Thompson… 539 more words

Denver Water