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.
A recent day on the Gunnison River revealed a flurry of caddis flies filling the air and a puzzling lack of … more
AUSTIN — With a spin of the wheel, Al DeGrange turned his aluminum boat in a tight circle and headed … more
In the eyes of at least one long-time veteran of the Gunnison River, anglers can stop waiting for runoff. … more
VERONA, Italy — VinItaly, the immense Italian wine fair that each year draws more than 4,000 winemakers, … more
A Clear Lake, Iowa, angler made the most of his first trip to Lake Powell and went home with the story of catching … more
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering a father-and-son “Cast and Blast” weekend June 12-14 at the … more
In case you missed the announcement, the Bureau of Reclamation has opened the East Portal road for the season. … more
Anglers in the Delta and Montrose area can offer comments on local fishing regulations and opportunities at a … more
The twin reservoirs on the south side of Grand Mesa are being reduced by one. … more
Putting a label on Garret Fisher is much like reading his books: There is more to see than meets the eye. … more
Take it from someone who knows: You don’t want your boyfriend/husband/significant other teaching you how to … more
According to Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Vega Reservoir is ice-free and the first of three boat ramps at Vega … more
After nearly 40 years in the outfitting business, big-game outfitter Jack Cassidy of Loma may have seen just about … more
A quick look around the Elk Mountains last Friday from the top of Snowmass Ski Resort revealed something not seen … more
A 2010 report published online by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences said wind-carried dust thrown … more
Curtis Keetch, zone wildlife biologist for the Norwood and Ouray ranger districts of the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre … more
Nothing like April to make you think of spring, taxes and turkey hunting. … more
A Grand Junction lawmaker who sought a summer hunting season for black bears will instead try to persuade state … more
With an estimated 7 million-plus wild turkeys in 49 states, turkey hunting continues to be the fastest growing … more
Boaters can get back on the water at Crawford State Park and Sweitzer Lake State Park starting Sunday when the boat … more