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.
During the initial excitement of having a Worm-eating Warbler share Thanksgiving in Grand Junction (only the fourth … more
A bird the size of a child’s fist, with a funny name and a bold-striped head, has been creating waves in the … more
With all apologies to Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein, Burmese pythons are not on the list of “My … more
Bluebird skies, perfect temps, great snow. … more
Just about the time the holidays start piling up, here is an opportunity to get out of the house. … more
The GMNC has the NRL for the FIS on Sat. and Sun. … more
As skiers and riders in the Grand Valley wait with varying degrees of patience for Dec. 12 and the proposed … more
The Bureau of Land Management’s Grand Junction Field Office today begins its annual seasonal road wildlife … more
Groups and non-profit organizations doing hunting and angling outreach and education for youths, minorities and … more
It was on the ninth of November [...] He was walking home about eleven o’clock from Lord Henry’s, where … more
That fully-loaded, sag-in-the-middle Thanksgiving table might be the biggest source of stress in a wine … more
This corner of the world in Sunday’s Daily Sentinel carried a story about wildlife photographer Noppodal … more
The outdoors side of the news for the last few days has been led by the results of the recent Colorado big-game … more
Call it, for the lack of a better name, the “Four Fs” of why hunters didn’t hunt in 2013. … more
Maybe 20,000 skiers and riders can’t be wrong. … more
You might forgive early season hunters this fall who forgot Colorado has been in an extended drought. … more
If you want a real idea of how the hunting season went, it doesn’t hurt to talk to a meat processor. … more
Don’t call it Black Friday with all that snow at Powderhorn Mountain Resort. … more
Elsewhere in today’s Daily Sentinel you’ll find a package of stories about the current political … more
Kathleen Tadvick of Grand Junction, the Northwest Region Education Coordinator for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, … more