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Morning photo: Got light?

Mountain joy!

A winter sunset over Dillon Reservoir in Summit County, Colorado.

A mountain wave cloud heralds changing weather along the Continental Divide in Summit County, Colorado. 67 more words

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Morning photo: Lost summer ...

Out of season

Western pano.

Morning stillness in the cove.

Somewhere …

Evening sail near Dillon, Colorado.

Cloudscape near Frisco, Colorado.

The wetlands.

Sometime around late March, when late-winter blizzards roar, a summer fever can set it. 54 more words

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Forest Service eyes camping ban along Montezuma Road

Long-term camping, littering and wildfire danger cited as reasons for proposal

Staff Report

A popular free camping zone between Keystone and Montezuma could be shut down by the U.S. 354 more words

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Snowpack totals? It’s all part of March Madness

Hammered by this month’s snowstorms, Summit and Grand counties provide a big boost to our water supply.

By Jay Adams

March in the Colorado Rockies can be as wild as a half-court buzzer beater in the NCAA Basketball Tournament. 628 more words

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Blue River loses gold medal trout stream designation

Low flows, habitat destruction degrade fishery

Staff Report

Colorado’s continued unsustainable use water has taken a toll on trout in the Blue River, where Colorado Parks and Wildlife biologists have decided to remove the gold medal designation from a 19-mile reach stretching from just north of Silverthorne to Green Mountain Reservoir. 312 more words

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Forest Service eyes permits for Vail Pass bike haulers

Agency considers expansion of downhill bike activity

Staff Report

In the age of instant gratification, it’s probably not surprising that coasting downhill on a mountain bike has become a popular pastime in Summit County. 382 more words

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Will Summit County feel the Bern?

Pre-caucus session set to build grassroots support for Bernie Sanders

Staff Report

Bernie Sanders supporters will rally support for their candidate at a pair of upcoming meetings at the Broken Compass Brewery in Breckenridge. 158 more words

Summit County Colorado