If it's still the same owner, I've met him. Very pro climber and hiker. If he says he's been ripped off by people not paying, I think he's truthful. And $20 to park, for a carload of people fr several hours, isn't unreasonable.
"what happens in a sanctuary city....." The actions happened in Lakewood. I live in Lakewood and have not heard that we are some sort of "sanctuary city."
Sorry about the deceased. If people want to try and drive this road, they need to start with local four wheel drive clubs to learn how to do it. Otherwise, do what friends and I have done many times. We backpack up the road in order to reach Como Lake and access to the 14ers.
I moved to Colorado in Spring, 1981 to accept a job. But family members had lived here since the late 1800s. I don't see the sprawl as a conservative or liberal issue. Colorado has been, and remains, a libertarian leaning state. And while there are more people here for the outdoor recreat…
Good article, with fond memories of my climb of Castle back in the '90s. But not every climber recognizes Conundrum as a separate 14er due to amount of saddle drop between it and Castle. Those wanting "extra credit" can consider North and South Massive, or South Elbert, where there are su…
Talk of a new stadium is premature. The new owner might have an interest in moving the team, unless keeping it in Denver is enforced by the League. St Louis Broncos anyone?
Elkhorn Avenue is also known for heavy traffic; both cars and people; and parking problems. I haven't been there in years. If one needs to check it out, strongly suggest going in the fall after the elk rut, or on a summer weekday.
Ski areas already are taxed. A small portion of each lift ticket sold goes to the National Forest Foundation to support environmental & trails projects on the national forests.
"what about all us retirees on Social Security....." You're not paying state taxes on investment income? I am.
According to a report released at the end of December, 2021, by the BLM, energy companies have 9,173 approved & available permits to drill on federal land and tribal land. An additional 4,621 permits are pending. High fuel prices will remain, however, because companies are now focusin…
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