From the Editor: Fire on the Mountain

By Mike Rosso July 10 was a crystal clear, blue sky, Colorado day when my friend Julia and I decided to take a hike on the Colorado Trail up on Monarch Pass. That same day, the temperature recorded at Denver International Airport hit 101 degrees, setting a record high for that date. But we were […]

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About the Cover Photograph

As of July 24, the Hayden Creek Fire is still burning and about 55 percent contained. The cover photo, taken from a helicopter by Rob Powell, Deputy Incident Commander for Rocky Mountain Incident Management Team Blue is of a ridge rim in the Sangre De Cristo Wilderness where the fire halted on July 13.

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