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Preparations were being made for the opening day of the annual Boo at the Zoo at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo on Thursday, October 18, 2012. Zoo employees Erica Meyer and Nadia Stimack (left to right) transform the beaver grotto into a Pirate's Cove to get ready for Friday's opening night. This year the Halloween event will have extended hours, from 4-9 p.m. Boo at the Zoo will run from Friday through Sunday for the next two weekends. The beavers of the zoo will not be in the area with the pirates.(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Colorado Springs Philharmonic with Conductor Josep Cabelle-Domenech and Special Guest Conrad Tao at the Pikes Peak Center Friday February 14, 2014. Photo by Jeff Kearney
Colorado Springs Philharmonic at the Pikes Peak Center Friday February 14, 2014. Photo by Jeff Kearney
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Rainsoaked juvenile Wild Turkeys cross the road in Cheyenne Mountain State Park on Monday, August 7, 2017. According to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website, Wild Turkeys dwindled in numbers at one time. Colorado Parks and Wildlife launched an aggressive reintroduction program in the 1980s and since then Colorado's turkey population has surged to more than 35,000. The abundant birds are now found in 53 of the state's 64 counties. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
An experience for your mind, body and soul. July 15, during the Wanderlust Festival in Denver. (Courtesy Wanderlust)
Jennifer Peterson, of the Rocky Mountain Field Institute, hikes through a river bed on the Willow Lake trail that extends for six miles to the Rocky Mountain Field Institute base camp on Saturday July 29, 2017. The local nonprofit invites college-aged students from all around the country to a 30-day program that starts in the classroom and ends in the field. The students work on the realignment of the Kit Carson-Challenger Ridge Summit Trail in the Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
People watch the sunrise among the rocks below the summit of 14,115-foot Pikes Peak Sunday, July 16, 2017. The Pikes Peak Highway opened at 4:15 a.m. for a special chance to drive to the top of America's Mountain to watch the sun rise above the sea of clouds that were covering Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)