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Naturally Speaking

“Odds and Ends” Dave Hallock Eldora This spring’s moisture had me thinking that we would be safe from fire danger until after the July monsoons, but nature threw a curve ...
Gilpin Softball

Players, Bobtail tie for first

Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County Being on top of the Gilpin County Adult Coed Softball League is like being number one in a ski race midway through the start list: you could slide to second, ...
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Eldora opens 50th year

Barbara Lawlor Nederland The road to Eldora was flanked by meadows of dry, but still golden, grasses. There wasn’t much of a winter feeling. As the road wound uphill towards the ...

Eldora shoots for early opening

Barbara Lawlor Eldora Last week a couple of I-70 ski areas opened for the season. Even if it meant having only one run available for the early season crowds, they vied for boasting ...
Eldora, Colorado

Eldora Mountain Resort’s Corona Lift and additional trails to open

Eldora Mountain Resort’s Corona Lift and additional trails to open Rob Linde Eldora On Wednesday, Dec. 14, Eldora’s legendary Corona Bowl was scheduled to open. This adds ...
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Eldora Mountain Resort starts season

Barbara Lawlor Eldora After a week of damaging winds, Friday morning, Nov. 18, dawned clear, warm and still. Although many hundreds of trees were lost during the week’s microburst, ...