Entries by Marlene Neidert

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 7/13/2018: Basalt and El Jebel are open for business!  As for the Fryingpan/Ruedi Resevoir area, Incident Command feels that the area is safe, and […]

Smoke alert for Garfield County due to area fires

 Smoke alert for Garfield County: PRESS RELEASE, July 5, 2018 The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has issued an air quality health advisory due to wildfire smoke from the Lake Christine Fire. Wildfire smoke may reach unhealthy levels. If visibility is less than 5 miles in your neighborhood, avoid outdoor activity and keep […]

GLENWOOD SPRINGS IS COLORADO’S LAND OF WATER

By Christian Stan, at June 2nd,  2018. This blog post was originally published at TravelforSenses.com  With three geothermal springs, two rivers and a gem of a lake, Glenwood Springs is a Colorado mountain town where water keeps every adventure fresh! Water—pure, mineral-rich and refreshing—pervades just about every activity in Glenwood Springs, the hot springs hamlet situated in […]

Strawberry Days in Glenwood Springs: Join the Festivities of One of the Longest Running Events in the Rockies

By: Thomas Schultz posted Thu, Jun 7, 2018 in SPECIALINTEREST on resortsandlodges.com Nestled among the majestic peaks of the Rocky Mountains, Glenwood Springs is a can’t miss destination featuring panoramic vistas, hot springs, and outdoor adventures for all ages. Since the end of the 19th Century, people have flocked to the city to bathe in its famous geothermal waters. […]

Sunlight to Host Labor Day Weekend Music Festival

Orpheus Music & Arts Festival will feature Local Bands, Artist, and Vendors   SUNLIGHT MOUNTAIN RESORT – May 30, 2018 – Sunlight Mountain Resort announced it will be hosting a two-day music and arts festival Friday, Aug. 31 through Saturday, Sept. 1st. Founded and organized by Bridget Hartman and Aaron Dupuis, students at the University […]

New Summer Events at Sunlight – Lineup includes Half Marathon Trail Run, Labor Day Music Festival

SUNLIGHT MOUNTAIN RESORT – May 30, 2018 –Sunlight Mountain Resort announced two new events for summer including a half-marathon trail race and Labor Day music festival.   Sunny Half Marathon On July 21, Sunlight will host the first-ever Sunny Half Marathon, with proceeds benefiting the Glenwood Springs High School Cross-Country team. The Course The first […]