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Sure sign of spring - 5-14-18
Monday, May 14, 2018      5 comments

A sure sign of spring in the Yampa Valley is the return of the red wing blackbird: Kevin Dietrich caught the colors on this beauty - they make ... Read more
Spring in the Elk River Valley - 5-13-18
Sunday, May 13, 2018      8 comments

Shannon Lukens took her camera along on a hike up the Mad Creek trail and through the Elk River Valley: Although there is still snow on the mou... Read more
Fox about town - 5-12-18
Saturday, May 12, 2018      7 comments

Mary Effinger found this fox cruising around town, checking things out: Looks like this fellow was well-fed through the winter!... Read more
Cow Elk - 5-11-18
Friday, May 11, 2018      9 comments

Cheryl Jensen spotted these four cow elk across Pine Grove Road, near City Market (our local grocery store!): I had to actually count noses - t... Read more
Early Spring Color - 5-10-18
Thursday, May 10, 2018      7 comments

I know some of you have had spring since FEBRUARY, but it's just reaching the mountains of northwest Colorado! David Watts got a shot through the window of the aspen beginning to green the hills: ... Read more
Bluebird - 5-9-18
Wednesday, May 09, 2018      7 comments

I love spotting bluebirds - their bright color makes me smile! Laura Brice found this one perched on a fencepost. Locally when we get a day wi... Read more
Mountain Lion - 5-8-18
Tuesday, May 08, 2018      4 comments

Grab the small pets and head inside! Harry Lambart somehow got a shot of a mountain lion prowling around Soda Creek: I've seen most of the ani... Read more
Mad Creek Trail - 5-6-18
Sunday, May 06, 2018      7 comments

Jeff Hall took a hike up the Mad Creek trail and brought back photos of a yellow-bellied marmot (affectionately known locally as "rock dogs" or "whistle pigs") enjoying the sunshine: ... Read more
Moose Around Town - 5-5-18
Saturday, May 05, 2018      8 comments

The moose are still wandering around town during our "mud season". Larry Kunkel found a moose up on Blue Sage drive, just up the road from my house: ... Read more
Stagecoach Reservoir - 5-4-18
Friday, May 04, 2018      8 comments

As ice comes off the lakes and snow melts in the meadows, birds are flocking back to the area. Heather Ross spotted a great blue heron and an ibis at Stagecoach: ... Read more
Sandhill Cranes at Hahn's Peak - 5-3-18
Thursday, May 03, 2018      6 comments

Anita Merrigan found two sandhill cranes cruising the edge of a meadow where the snow is slowly disappearing, with a snowy Hahn's Peak in the background: ... Read more
Snow not giving up - 5-2-18
Wednesday, May 02, 2018      8 comments

I had hoped to return home and find spring in full bloom, but the snow is not quite ready to give up. Tish Hutson got a photo of the snow still clinging to the banks of the Yampa River: ... Read more
Back in the mountains - 5-1-18
Tuesday, May 01, 2018      6 comments

Made it back to the mountains today! It was spitting snow as we got home, but there is a green mist on the trees that wasn't there when we lef... Read more
Osprey - 4-21-18
Saturday, April 21, 2018      6 comments

Kevin Dietrich takes professional photos and has a knack for finding wildlife in our area. He spotted this osprey eating a snack (likely trout sushi....) ... Read more
Confused Robin - 4-20-18
Friday, April 20, 2018      9 comments

Shannon Lukens found this confused robin sitting in the snow, likely wondering where the spring/summer wonderland he was expecting has gone! ... Read more

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