With apologies for my addiction, here’s another Denver webcam

Downtown Denver, as seen from the Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Downtown Denver, as seen from the Denver Museum of Nature & Science. That’s City Park in the foreground, with the Denver Zoo in the trees to the right. Click for current view.

I apologize to those readers bored by my addiction to webcams. But I came across another one this morning at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science that is too good not to share. It’s the downtown Denver skyline, but a much broader, prettier view than the one I’ve featured until now (both provide full-screen images). This one has been added to the post with all my favorite webcams, but I wanted to bring it to your attention.

This is the other skyline webcam, provided by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment, Air Pollution Control Division. The view is from Cheesman Park:

Downtown Denver as seen from Cheesman Park. Webcam provided by Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment

Downtown Denver as seen from Cheesman Park. The prominant snow-covered peak on the far right is Mount Meeker (elev. 13,911 ft.) in Rocky Mountain National Park. Longs Peak (elev. 14,259 ft) is hidden directly behind it. Webcam provided by Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment. Click for current view.



Categories: Webcams

13 replies

  1. Hey, it’s a weird obsession but a super cool unique one!

  2. Can’t imagine any other addiction as good for you! You have seen more and enjoyed it via webcam than you ever would have driving around at all hours in all wx conditions. Not a webcam, but have you seen the snowplow views from up by Rock Cut today? Oh, back to your new cam — if only those skyline hogging buildings weren’t blocking those gorgeous peaks 🙂

    • I do wish I could find a webcam that did justice to the view I had today, from near that park I took you to. All the peaks from maybe 11,000 ft and up, are snow white (literally!). They are covered so solidly it looks like somebody poured paint over them. And today the sky was a cloudless bright blue with brilliant sunshine. I actually thought about snow blindness and wondered if my brother has to wear sunglasses when he looks out his west windows on a day like today. (No doubt the glass is tinted, but I thought about it anyway.)

      I’ll have to go look for those Rock Cut photos. I’ve been thinking about the plows this week. They met last week just north of the Visitor Center. But then the big storm came through …

  3. Oops, forgot– thanks for sharing with all of us!

  4. I thought Denver was a very large city, it’s quite small isn’t it?

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