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Category: Rocky Mtn Natl Park

East Face, Longs Peak, Rocky Mountain National Park

Webcam offers great new view of Longs Peak

Interesting note here for those who enjoy webcams. The National Park Service has repositioned one of my favorites, the Longs Peak webcam in Rocky Mountain National Park. The previous view […]

Fern Lake Fire cooling under new snowfall

The Fern Lake Fire still burns or smolders in Rocky Mountain National Park near the town of Estes Park, but recent snows are cramping its style, as had been hoped. Here’s a […]

Fern Lake Fire, Rocky Mountain National Park

Fern Lake fire lines hold

Good news on the Fern Lake Fire burning near Estes Park. Although winds gusted to more than 60 mph overnight, fire lines held and the fire did not advance toward […]

Fern Lake Fire doubles in size

Updates on InciWeb confirm that the Fern Lake Fire in Rocky Mountain National Park raced 3 miles in 35 minutes early today, bringing the total burn area to 3,584 acres. Firefighters […]

Mountain winds fan Fern Lake Fire

(Updated 12:58 pm MST, 12/01/12) In early October I wrote about the Fern Lake Fire that had started just west of Estes Park in Rocky Mountain National Park. Steep, hazardous […]

White stuff debuts in Denver

Morning sun breaks through the clouds to highlight last night’s bounty — several inches of beautiful, white, wet snow. The forecast is for 4-6 inches more tonight. After a desperately […]

Time for more Stensland

I thought it was time for another Erik Stensland photograph. He’s based in Estes Park, Colorado, and is my favorite Rocky Mountain National Park photographer. Check out his websites, Images […]