Entries by Marlene Neidert

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park kicks off Octoberfest Oct. 1 for four weeks of fall family fun

The mountain-top theme park in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, is celebrating autumn Oct. 1- 28 with a pumpkin patch, leaf-peeping and food and drink specials daily. On Saturdays, visitors can also enjoy hayrides, face painting and kids’ games. Local oompah band Alpine Echo will perform on Oct. 13 and 20. A special farewell party for the […]

A Glenwood Springs Unsolved Mystery: Derringer Continues to Attract Doc Holliday History Buffs

An Old West mystery still piques curiosity. The story behind the firearm given to Doc Holliday by his girlfriend as a love token continues to drive visitors see it for themselves and ponder what happened on the day the famed gunslinger died in Glenwood Springs. Glenwood Springs, Colo. (Sept. 20, 2018) — On Nov. 8, 1887, […]

Cavers convene in Glenwood Springs Sept. 24-28 for the 2018 National Caves Association Convention

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park is hosting the 53rd Annual National Caves Association Convention, giving members the opportunity to network with fellow cave owners and operators from around the U.S., learn ways to improve their businesses and enjoy Glenwood Springs.   GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Sept. 13, 2018) — Members of the National Caves Association (NCA) will convene […]

Two Iconic Glenwood Springs Landmarks Celebrate 125 Years with a Historic Birthday Bash

The Hotel Colorado and the Yampah Spa and Vapor Caves have teamed up to bring the community together for a once-in-a-lifetime, all-day anniversary celebration party on Sept. 15! Glenwood Springs, Colorado – August 20, 2018   Two of Glenwood Springs’ most historic and beloved properties are turning 125 in 2018. The Hotel Colorado and the Yampah […]

Music on the Mountain resumes Saturday, Aug. 18, at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

Local rock band Fifty50 kicks off the second half of the 2018 benefit concert series in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Guests can get a ride up the mountain and enjoy the shows free with the donation of at least one canned food item for the LiftUp food pantries. GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (Aug. 9, 2018) — After […]

Hiking Into Glenwood Springs, Colorado featured by 50campfires.com

Hike to Glenwood Springs, Colorado … and Back Glenwood Springs, Colorado is a little town in a canyon where the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River converge. As you roll into town, you’ll wind through a 12-mile stretch called Glenwood Canyon, which was one of the most picturesque drives of 50 Campfires Field Trip: Heart […]

Stage 2 Fire Restrictions Roaring Fork Valley: Updates Lake Christine Fire

Lake Christine Fire Fire Start Date: July 3, 2018, Location: Between the towns of El Jebel and Basalt Fire Information Sources: Basaltchamber.com/lakechristinefire Facebook/Eagle County Twitter/ Eagle County SO Incident Map Update: Fri 7/20 Community Meeting update: [VIDEO] FIRE WEATHER: In the next few days there will be return of moisture to the area, with increase […]

Smoke alert / outlook for Garfield County due to fires

COLORADO SMOKE OUTLOOK Update: Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 8:15 AM MDT Air Quality Health Advisory for Wildfire Smoke Issued for large portions of western Colorado Issued at 8:00 AM MDT, Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Issued by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Affected Area: large portions of western Colorado, including Moffat, Routt, Jackson, Grand, Rio […]