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This year Rocky Mountain National Park is celebrating its 100th year with special events throughout the summer season. It’s a great year to visit and get a dose of history along with fresh air and exercise. Learn about the people … Continue reading
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A study published last week in Current Biology found that camping can help reset your internal clock to its natural state. Researchers from the University of Colorado took a group of study participants camping in Colorado, with no electronic light … Continue reading
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Aspens are the quintessential Colorado tree. The changing of these beautiful trees transform the Rockies, making the mountains appear as if they had been dipped in bright yellow and brilliant gold paint. The trees reach their peak color in mid-late … Continue reading
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The days are upon us, but instead of thinking of sweltering temperatures and a scorching sunburn, we’re seeing stars. The dog days are a period of time from July to mid-August when the star Sirius — called the Dog Star … Continue reading
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