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VIDEO: When glaciers covered Steamboat’s Mount Zirkel Wilderness

August 23, 2017 — ‘Erratic’ behavior on the Continental Divide

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Spoke Talk: The power of positivity

August 23, 2017 — Routt County Riders and the U.S. Forest Service recently received the following letter that RCR wanted to share. This kind of support goes a long way. Thank you, Scott. Dear Kent (U.S. Forest Service program manager) and Jack (Routt County Riders president), I am writing […]

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Hayden’s ‘Science Ninja’ again an American Ninja Warrior star

August 22, 2017 — The thunder rolled, the lightning cracked and, as Mitchell VeDepo waited nervously at the starting line for the American Ninja Warrior city finals course in Kansas City, the rain poured. "Let's wait a few minutes," a producer for the NBC TV show said. The minutes […]

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Colorado’s most popular 14ers ranked by visitor numbers

August 22, 2017 — The number of visitors to Colorado’s most iconic mountains experienced a 20 percent increase in the last year, according to the latest counts. Approximately 311,000 treks up one of the state’s 54 official 14,000-foot peaks took place in 2016, according to the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative. […]

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New Steamboat Ski Area owners acquire Utah’s Deer Valley Resort

August 21, 2017 — The new ski conglomerate affiliated with Steamboat Ski Area and Aspen Skiing Co. made another move Monday by reaching an agreement to acquire Deer Valley Resort in Utah. The new ski company, which is still unnamed, said the purchase is anticipated to be completed prior […]

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Captain of the Boat results

August 18, 2017 — Captain of the Boat Dual Course Race Aug. 18, 2017 Place, name Female Class 1. Grace Trolinger 2. Mariah Starkey Junior Class 1. Lantz Harrington 2.  Landen Porteaus 3. Marty Boyel 4. Bobby Schramke 5. Ma Lou 6. Gage Adrian Masters Class 1. Eric Madrigal) […]

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Youth, talent could define Sailors’ boys golf team

August 18, 2017 — The roster for the Steamboat Springs High School boys golf team is decidedly young, its 21 spots loaded up with 16 freshmen and sophomores. And, when the squad kicked off its season earlier this week with a pair of tournaments on the I-70 corridor, it […]

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Steamboat Town Challenge — Sunshine Loop XC results: Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

August 17, 2017 — Sunshine Loop XC Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017 NOVICE Women's Novice 19-34 Place, Name, Time 1 Ryan Ernstes 1:04:01 Women's Novice 35+ 1 Rosalinda Mendoza 1:03:34 2 Tonya Haack 1:18:55 SPORT Men's Sport 19 to 34 1 Anthony Wilson 2:12:08 Men's Sport 35 to 49 1 […]

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Female mountain biking duo from Steamboat bring awards, ideas from Canada

August 17, 2017 — They take plenty of pride from their successes, from the frustrated glances from competitors and the urgent conversations those riders have with one another, wondering just who these women are, what they're doing here and how, oh how, do they ride so fast. Steamboat Springs […]

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Spoke Talk: Meet you at a meeting

August 17, 2017 — Take a look at your calendar or planner: see those huge pockets of free time? Me either. Yet every day people are demanding your time and involvement. There is always an event or a birthday or a meeting or dinner … the list is seemingly […]

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2017 Steamboat Stinger results: Aug. 14, 2017

August 16, 2017 — 2017 Steamboat Stinger King Sting Place, Name, Time Jason Michalak — 8:51:40.95 Erik Gilbert — 8:58:27.93 Corey Piscopo — 9:03:07.76 Steve Warfel — 9:35:35.76 Lars Lofgren — 9:42:20.95 Justin Daraie — 9:48:28.01 Andrew Miller — 9:50:59.28 Garret Griffin — 9:59:46.94 Tyler Donohue — 10:01:58.43 Ben […]

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Restructured triathlon schedule in Steamboat area remains strong, organizers say

August 16, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — By the summer of 2014, Routt County was starting to run out of bodies of water, at least for triathlon promoters seeking a unique venue. The region played host to just one triathlon from 2005 to 2010, the Steamboat Triathlon, which ran […]

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Jake Booco’s bull riders return to Routt County Fair Thursday

August 16, 2017 — There are things you can control, Jake Booco said. The long-time Hayden-based professional bull rider, who is nearly four years into playing host to his own bull riding event as a part of the Routt County Fair, said the cowboys and bulls will take to […]

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Results from Steamboat Springs Pro Rodeo Series, August 12, 2017

August 15, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS PRO RODEO SERIES No. 10 Saturday Total Payout $19,113.00 BAREBACK RIDING 1 Bobby Reynolds Oakland, IA $526.40 2 Colemun Harbaugh Sheridan, WY $315.84 3 Hunter Brasfield Grand Junction $210.56 SADDLE BRONC RIDING 1 Garrett Buckley Craig, CO $466.24 2 Corey LeFebre Bloomfield, NM […]

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Steamboat Triathlon makes splash Sunday

August 13, 2017 — In a word, Sunday's Steamboat Triathlon Olympic distance champion, Eric Kenney, could have summed up the course as "deceptive." The only word to describe his own performance was "dominating." A sold-out field of more than 400 athletes dove into the Steamboat Triathlon on Sunday as […]

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A pee wee three-peat: 8-year-old Alexis Vreeman rides high in Steamboat rodeo finale

August 13, 2017 — Alexis Vreeman is only 8 years old, and rodeo is already a major part of her life. She races with her horse, GVG — that, appropriately, stands for Go, Vreeman, Go! — three times most weeks, at a gymkhana event in Craig, at a rodeo in Meeker […]

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2017 Steamboat Triathlon Aquabike results

August 13, 2017 — Pos Name Time Category Cat Pos Gender Gen Pos Swim Cycle Run 1 Michael Felicissimo 01:43:03 Overall 1 Male 1 00:28:37 01:09:44 00:00:11 2 Rachel Lee 01:43:17 Overall 1 Female 1 00:19:21 01:21:10 00:00:09 3 Laura Mizener 01:45:18 Overall 2 Female 2 00:23:32 01:18:02 00:00:13 […]

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2017 Steamboat Triathlon Sprint distance results

August 13, 2017 — Pos Name Time Category Cat Pos Gender Gen Pos Swim Cycle Run 1 Adam Voss 01:07:36 Overall 1 Male 1 00:10:26 00:30:34 00:24:33 2 Tim Sandell 01:08:07 Overall 2 Male 2 00:12:14 00:32:08 00:22:11 3 Bryant Bevan 01:09:22 Overall 3 Male 3 00:12:50 00:34:02 00:20:48 […]

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2017 Steamboat Triathlon Olympic distance results

August 13, 2017 — Pos Name Time Category Cat Pos Gender Gen Pos Swim Cycle Run 1 Eric Kenney 01:59:13 Overall 1 Male 1 00:18:01 00:56:12 00:43:28 2 Emmanuel Iodice 02:04:20 Overall 2 Male 2 00:20:01 01:02:29 00:39:55 3 Eric Garber 02:09:27 Overall 3 Male 3 00:23:15 01:03:17 00:41:06 […]

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Young golfers from Steamboat area swing for tourney run

August 11, 2017 — An all-star team of the Yampa River Valley's top young golfers is rolling again. The local PGA Junior League squad, stacked with 10 of the top local players from league play earlier this summer, has already won its first two head-to-head matches in a 20-team […]

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