Lake Granby News

7/25/2017 12:40:00 AM
The views are far and deep. Following where the Colorado River carved westward into the oldest basement rock in Grand Canyon at 1.8 billion years. Plus Hance Rapid can be seen 3.8 miles away, considered one of Grand Canyon’s most hazardous rapids as ...

7/24/2017 10:40:00 PM
The Daily Sentinel
The Mesa County Coroner’s office has identified the body found in the Colorado River last Friday as being Derek McBee, 45, of Grand Junction. Autopsy results showed McBee did not have any injuries that would have contributed to his death. He died due to ...

7/24/2017 9:25:00 PM
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7/24/2017 9:10:00 PM
While the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service has restrictions in mind for boaters in the refuge, Meyers said those restrictions will do little to obstruct recreational boating in the refuge or on the Colorado River. "We wanted to make sure there was no ...

7/24/2017 6:46:00 PM
“It’s an important part of the economy, but it, too, will have to explore its water-use footprint.” Jennifer Pitt, Colorado River Program director for the National Audubon Society, said she worries about the state’s water storage situation.

7/24/2017 6:27:00 PM
MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)--We are waiting on the autopsy results on a body pulled out of the Colorado River. People in a canoe found it Friday afternoon near Rattle Snake Canyon, near Loma. According to the Mesa County Sheriff's Office, it does not ...

7/24/2017 3:14:00 PM
The new petition centers on two children who are citizens of the Colorado River Indian Tribes. The Arizona court ruled that their non-Indian father must comply with ICWA before he attempts to sever the parental rights of their mother, who is also a tribal ...

7/24/2017 12:26:00 PM
The Yampa is the last major free-flowing river in the seven-state Colorado River Basin. It’s still wild because conservationists fought tooth and nail against its damming. Drifting along the river, gazing up at sheer canyon walls, I wondered: Could that ...

7/24/2017 10:54:00 AM
Grand Canyon News
Little Colorado River Valley in Coconino County, Marble and Glen Canyons, Black Mesa Area, Chinle Valley, Chuska Mountains and Defiance Plateau, Northeast Plateaus and Mesas. Abundant monsoon moisture is expected to produce thunderstorms capable of ...

7/24/2017 1:07:00 AM
Environmental Protection
The water will be saved in the Colorado River system rather than be tied to any defined use. "Today's agreement and the community's ongoing effort to protect the Colorado River carry immense importance for our people and our neighbors across the Southwest.

7/23/2017 5:49:00 PM
Agriculture, especially cotton farming, was watering desert land with industrial sprinklers via diversions from the Colorado River, with a huge percentage of water evaporating into the dry desert air. Lobbyists from all of these financial interests ...

7/23/2017 5:15:00 PM
While the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service has restrictions in mind for boaters in the refuge, Meyers said those restrictions will do little to obstruct recreational boating in the refuge or on the Colorado River. "We wanted to make sure there was no ...

7/23/2017 3:07:00 PM
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7/23/2017 12:58:00 AM
Colorado Springs Gazette
At the confluence, the inches-deep gulch suddenly surges into a Class II section of river, the same muddy brown as the southern Colorado River. After a 15-minute walk upstream on the riverbank, the canyon walls splay open to reveal Steven's Arch.

7/23/2017 12:33:00 AM
The Register Herald
Somehow, intermixed with all of her work, Landis found time to go on an African safari, backpack the Grand Canyon — she took a young Drew and Andrew when they were just 10 or 11 — enjoy cruises, raft the Colorado River, and ski. It was when she joined ...

7/22/2017 9:28:00 PM
The City annexed the San Fernando Valley, murder the Owens Valley in its first great raid on the hinterland waters under William Mulholland, and its hydrological frontier is now on the Colorado River. Banham is writing about my beloved L.A., and much of ...

7/22/2017 6:55:00 PM
This small town makes for a great dose of outdoor entertainment, with 860 acres (348 hectares) of lush green park space, 35 km (22 miles) of beautiful walking trails, and the stunning beauty of the Lower Colorado River Lake System. Throw in a bit of ...

7/22/2017 12:50:00 AM
Havasu News
With the monsoon season upon us, the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Division of Boating Safety is reminding local residents about the safety concerns while boating on Lake Havasu and the Colorado River. Monsoons can suddenly appear with heavy rains ...

7/22/2017 12:05:00 AM
Durango Herald
When all is said and done, the upper reaches of Hermosa Creek, north of Durango, will have the largest continuous stretch of native Colorado River cutthroat trout in the state. “In Colorado, we’ve got a religion that we need to bring back the natives ...

7/21/2017 5:58:00 PM
MESA COUNTY, Colo. - As rivers are an important part of what Colorado has to offer, several agencies came together to share ideas for improving a pair of of Western Slope waterways on Friday. Members of One Riverfront, formerly known as the Colorado ...

7/21/2017 4:46:00 PM
And keep your pets away from those toads. The Sonoran Desert toad, aka Colorado River toad, reportedly kills more dogs a year in the Valley than rattlesnakes. Lightning can be spectacular to watch especially if you are (safely) able to capture a photo of it.

7/21/2017 1:04:00 AM
Innovative projects are key to improving the resilience of water supplies in the basin’s seven states, writes Ted Kowalski of the Walton Family Foundation’s Colorado River basin initiative. Bruce Wilcox of the Imperial Irrigation District looks down at ...

7/21/2017 12:27:00 AM
Havasu News
According to Refuge Manager Richard Meyers, the restrictions will do little to obstruct recreational boating on Lake Havasu or the greater Colorado River. “I’ve read through the proposal, and I didn’t see anything that should be an issue,” said ...

7/21/2017 12:24:00 AM
Paddlers on the Colorado River’s Ruby-Horsethief Canyon outside Grand Junction, Colorado, got a hot surprise in early July when, while floating the river, they were passed by a train…on fire. No, it wasn’t a Grateful Dead/Casey Jones lyric-come-to-life.

7/21/2017 12:14:00 AM
I could watch them play and interact forever. Sallie and Bill chose #721. The Colorado River has taken many boats for a hard ride, fortunately not the ones I was on during my 2011 rafting adventure. Here we stopped to see one the boats left behind ...

7/20/2017 8:24:00 PM
Denver Post
Sweetwater Creek feeds the 77-acre Sweetwater Lake, which is part of a 488-acre parcel above the Colorado River listed for $9.3 million. The 488-acre Sweetwater Lake Ranch includes the 77-acre lake and abundant water rights in a quiet enclave of mountain ...

7/20/2017 7:30:00 PM
Arizona Daily Sun
Such a flow pattern favors an increase in shower thunderstorm activity across northeast Arizona as storms that form in the mountains and along the Mogollon Rim send outflow boundaries across the Little Colorado River Valley, as well as the Navajo and Hopi ...

7/20/2017 8:46:00 AM
Business Insider
The Giant Canyon Swing ride soars you 1,300 feet above the Colorado River. Located at the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, this adrenaline inducing ride reaches speeds up to 50mph giving you breathtaking views of the Canyon below, if you're brave enough ...

7/19/2017 10:59:00 PM
Havasu News
While the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service has some restrictions in mind for Refuge boaters, Meyers says those restrictions will do little to obstruct recreational boating in the Refuge or on the Colorado River. “We wanted to make sure there was no ...

7/19/2017 10:08:00 PM
The Press-Enterprise
On the Colorado River, the bites are pretty good in Havasu and Mohave along with the lower river backwaters. Smallmouth have also been good in the lower Colorado River. STRIPED BASS: The California aqueduct near Taft is still fair to good on frozen ...

7/19/2017 5:22:00 PM
Orange County Register
Water purified through the system is more affordable than imported water from the Bay Delta in Northern California and the Colorado River to the east. The locally cleaned water is also considered to be more environmentally friendly because it requires ...

7/19/2017 3:59:00 PM
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7/18/2017 9:43:00 PM
I love to visit small town museums wherever I go. History can be so fascinating. I love reading or hearing about historical legends, especially mysterious ones. Here’s a tale I learned in a Yuma, Ariz., museum, right along the Colorado River. The last ...

7/18/2017 9:10:00 PM
SoMd News
WASHINGTON — Lonnie Bedwell had just 14 days of whitewater kayaking experience before he paddled the entire length of the Colorado River in 2013 — a 226-mile stretch through the Grand Canyon, home to some of the most dangerous rapids in the world.

7/18/2017 10:01:00 AM
Grand Canyon News
Along with discussing plans for a revamped river unit, park staff also highlighted other projects involving the Colorado River. Hualapai Tribal Chairman Damon Clark discussed his tribe’s involvement with protecting the river, which flows across the tribe ...

7/18/2017 1:44:00 AM
I love boats and I love the water, but ever since I had a scary river incident many years ago, I’m not particularly fond of getting out on a river of any kind, let alone the mighty Colorado River. Despite my fear, I realized that some of the scariest ...

7/17/2017 5:45:00 PM
Adding more flavor to this trip, they will embark on local adventures including a helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon, connecting with nature at a wildlife preserve in Flagstaff, Arizona, and rafting in the waters of the Colorado River. Plus, the fun ...

7/17/2017 5:09:00 PM
For the last 12 years, the “Western Association to Enjoy Rivers” has made an effort to clean up the Colorado River through an annual event. Now they are asking for your help for this years clean up effort. On Saturday, August 5th, crews will float down ...

7/17/2017 2:50:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
That water originates as snow melt in the Rocky Mountains and flows down the Colorado River. The remaining 10 percent comes from wells that draw from an underground aquifer that is replenished by precipitation. “We use the groundwater wells in addition ...

7/17/2017 4:48:00 AM
Dener Westward
A 66-year-old man died Saturday, July 15, in a kayaking accident on the Yampa River in a Colorado portion of Dinosaur National Monument. By our count, the incident marks at least the tenth fatality at a water attraction in the state thus far in 2017. Next ...

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