Report on everything outdoors, from fishing and hunting to bird-watching and skiing.
Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in 19th Century American Literature in 1973 from Western State College.
Raised in Colorado Springs, after college spent 18 winters working in the state’s ski industry and summers teaching for Colorado Outward Bound School and doing recreation management and timber stand surveys for the Gunnison National Forest. Previous newspapers include the Rifle Telegram and Durango Herald.
Single, enjoy numerous outdoor activities, cooking, yoga, a well-crafted sentence and a well-crafted wine.
Before you tackle that confusing IRS tax form, which is due April 15, you might want to practice answering … more
The world’s best snowboarders hit Aspen in two weeks with a big decision to make: One halfpipe or two? … more
Ask Willy Tuz about spending hours contentedly turning carrots into edible roses and sculpting pumpkins into ghouls … more
Like a medium waiting for divine intervention from a higher spirit, Willy Tuz has magic in his hands. … more
Fishing season definitely is here, judging from the selection of stories elsewhere on this page. … more
The Southwest Region office of Colorado Parks and Wildlife is hosting a workshop March 12 for people new to the … more
Midday Monday found the North Fork of the Gunnison flowing at close to 600 cubic feet per second, a level that … more
The Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday it is moving to protect the Bristol Bay sockeye salmon … more
The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission meets Thursday and Friday at the CPW Hunter Education Building, 606 … more
The recent spate of warm weather has turned the tables on anglers. … more
When the news broke a few years ago that the then-Colorado Division of Wildlife was short some $10 million, … more
Like so many nonnative species brought to the U.S., no one suspected tamarisk and Russian olive would get out of … more
Colorado Parks and Wildlife and Conservation Colorado, along with several partner organizations, are offering an … more
You don’t have to be Norwegian to enjoy the annual Barneloppet Kids’ Race this Saturday at Skyway … more
This is the weekend Powderhorn Mountain Resort doesn’t close. … more
Here is a short (and extremely subjective) list of some of North America’s best on-mountain restaurants (in … more
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is hosting a public meeting Tuesday in Grand Junction to gather input on changes … more
Skiers and riders aren’t the only ones enjoying the abundance of high-country snow. … more
Sportsmen and conservation groups across the board have expressed strong, albeit at times guarded, support for the … more
You always know when Evey Horn of Eckert has something to report about Whooping cranes because she sends her emails … more