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Land Trust Hosts Luncheon For Monitors

Jan Ricker, president of the Estes Valley Land Trust board of directors, welcomed the 60 volunteers who attended the Monitors’ Appreciation and Training Luncheon last Wednesday. The event was held in the Pine Room, Estes Park Center, YMCA of the Rockies. During the luncheon/meeting, Jan highlighted the 2008 land conservation and stewardship achievements for the group. Russ Driskill, director for Annual Stew ...

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Please Heed Warning Signs When Trails Are Closed

By: Kris Hazelton You know its springtime in the Rockies when the new elk calves begin to show up in the Estes Valley. With the births of the elk calves and the proximity of the elk population to the Estes Park residents and visitors, there are a few words of caution we should all be aware of, to prevent any potentially harmful human/elk encounters. Just this week in the bird sanctuary on the Lake Estes Tra ...

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Rescue At Ptarmigan Glacier In Rocky Mountain National Park

Sterling Jordan, a fifty-seven year old male from Loveland was discovered at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday morning at the base of Ptarmigan Glacier near Notchtop Couloir in Rocky Mountain National Park by two backcountry skiers. The men were able to contact park dispatch via cell phone at approximately 11:45 a.m. Jordan had taken a tumbling fall of approximately 50 feet, Monday, May 11, at 11:00 a.m. while mountaineer ...

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Rescue Underway In Rocky Mountain National Park

 A fifty-seven year old male was discovered at 11:00 a.m. this  morning at the base of Ptarmigan Glacier near Notchtop Couloir in  Rocky Mountain National Park by two backcountry skiers. The men were  able to contact park dispatch via cell phone at approximately 11:45  a.m. The fifty-seven year old male had taken a tumbling fall  (distance unknown) yesterday, Monday, May 11, at 11:00 a.m. while  mountaineer ...

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