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Colorado. One name, endless destinations.

By Special to the Sentinel

By JOEL L. EVANS Special to The Daily Sentinel Colorado. One name, endless destinations. A lifetime of exploring the backcountry might not be enough. Even if one were to limit their adventure list to just the blue lines on the map, the ...


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Peakbagging’s not for everyone, but to summit’s a big deal

By Dave Haynes

There’s no good reason to climb a mountain, but there’s no good reason not to, either. Once you let go of the need to have a reason for everything, trudging to the top of a tall peak seems like a good idea. If you’re going ...


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Robb River Rally celebrates vision

By Allen Gemaehlich

Robb’s ‘string of pearls’ still shining Jim Robb envisioned people biking, walking and simply enjoying the outdoors. Robb died in 2004, but his dream lives on. The Colorado Riverfront Commission honored him Saturday during ...


It all adds up to final long weekend of outdoor activity

By Dave Buchanan

The date is 09-09-09, which adds to 27, and two plus seven is nine. While auspicious simply for the numeric parallel, today might be especially of interest to numerologists, who remind us that there are nine Supreme Court justices, Beethoven ...


AWAY FROM THE SMOKE

By Bill Haggerty

“Western Slope Air Quality Not A Major Health Worry,” read the Page One headline in your Daily Sentinel on Wednesday, Sept. 2. That’s not what my lungs told me. I was choking. Multiple fires in the western United States ...


Petroglyphs, pictographs in Canyon Piñtado Historic District worth trip over Douglas Pass

By Bill Haggerty

I made a presentation about our Western Colorado Botanical Gardens to a group of wonderful women at Two Rivers Convention Center a couple of weeks ago. Many of them swore they “loved” my hiking columns, but couldn’t get out ...


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Colorado Fourteeners group steadily growing

By Dave Buchanan

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Patterson family 14ers

By Dave Buchanan

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A muddy good time

By Bill Haggerty

The Lummis family is a gas to hike with. Through rain and hail, sunshine and mud, we slogged along a delightful wildflower-filled trail leading to the top of the Flattops above Rifle Falls last week. We’d never met before but will ...


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Rowdy Lake a cool place to catch up, catch fish

By Bill Haggerty

“Do me a favor. Go down there and say to that kid, ‘Hey knucklehead, you should have wrestled in high school.’ Go tell him that.” In the middle of the Uncompahgre National Forest, this seemed a strange request from a ...


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