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Elk Viewing Is Best From A Safe Distance

From Kate Rusch Estes Park Public Information Officer Each September and October, thousands of visitors are drawn to Estes Park to watch herds of elk gather in the valley for their mating season, or “rut.” With this popular activity comes the responsibility for everyone to be safe and respect these majestic animals. During the rut, the male “bull” elk are irritable, aggressive and extremely dangerous to onl ...

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WolfWood Refuge To Be At Hermit Park Open Space

The wolves of WolfWood Refuge from Southwest Colorado will be at Hermit Park Open Space over Labor Day weekend, Saturday, September 1, and Sunday, September 2, 2012. There will be educational programs at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m., both days, at the Hermit Park Open Space Pavilion. The wolves will also be available to visit between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. when educational programs are not taking place. ...

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On Saturday, October 6, at the Fairgrounds Park-n-Ride lot off Manford Avenue, community members can conveniently recycle unwanted electronics and have old personal documents shredded and recycled. Both collections take place from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., with Rotary Club of Estes Park sponsoring the Shred-a-Thon and the Town of Estes Park sponsoring electronics recycling. Electronics recycling The Town of Este ...

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Estes Park Police Dept. Recognized For Continued Excellence

The Estes Park Police Department was recognized for excellence at the August 14 Town Board meeting. The department received re-accreditation for professional standards from the Colorado Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP). Frederick Police Chief Gary Barbour, Chair of the CACP Professional Standards Committee, presented the accreditation certificate to Estes Park Police Chief Wes Kufeld. Of 232 law enfor ...

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Introducing the Rocky Mountain Performing Arts Center

Fundraising under way for state-of-art facility, opening expected by 2016 Estes Performance InCorporated (EPIC) and a consortium of private donors and supporters have announced plans for construction of The Rocky Mountain Performing Arts Center (“The Rocky”) to benefit the citizens of Estes Park, Larimer County, the State of Colorado and beyond. The Rocky Mountain Performing Arts Center will play host to di ...

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The Sweetest Bear In Colorado!

By: Kris Hazelton Last week a young black bear broke into The Estes Park Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and had a heyday eating himself silly with chocolate treats from the candy shop. Owner of the store Jo Adams came into work like any other day and something struck her as odd, a candy tin and one cellophane wrapper on the floor and dirt on top of her check out counter. Jo thought, “Oh darn, one of those ...

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