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Seth Boster

News Reporter

Seth joined The Gazette in May 2016 after working at The Star in Anniston, Ala.

Garden of the Gods' Palmer Trail affords great views of the central garden.
Katie Berning, left, and Julia Ben - Asher of Steamboat Springs begin their trek into the Noku Crags Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in State Forest State Park. They were making the two-mile hike to the Nokhu Hut to spend a couple nights. The hut is one of several structures in the park managed by Never Summer Nordic. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A snowboarder takes in the view from the top of Arapahoe Basin's new Montezuma Bowl Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008 before riding into the 400-acre bowl. The new area, whiched opened Jan. 11, 2008, increased the ski area's rideable terrain by 80 percent. To the right of the snowboarder you can see Keystone and in the far background is Breckenridge. Gazette Photo by Christian Murdock
Celestino Loya, left, takes a photo of his wife Maria Loya at the Garden of the Gods Park in Colorado Springs on Friday December 15, 2017 as they are framed by a recent addition - A large blue metal frame that was installed at High Point near Parking Lot #9. The frame is an approximate height of 12 feet and has been gathering controversy from the local public. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
Elliana Salter, 18, show pictures Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, on her Facebook page from her experience as a volunteer for Mercy Ships. After graduating from Air Academy High School, Salter, 18, volunteered for four months on the world's largest private hospital ship treating patients in Douala, Cameroon. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Tony Evans works on the production of one of the handmade snowboards at Meier Skis. The skis are made in Denver. Tuesday, November 28, 2017. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
Alex Fermanis, 30, shares his story and how he is applying for a dog-sledding expedition in Sweden at North Cheyenne Canyon on Friday December 01, 2017 in Colorado Springs. (Photo by Dougal Brownlie, The Gazette).
Mountain sculptures are displayed at City on a Hill Coffee & Espresso in Leadville, Colo., Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Pikes Peak shows itself from a viewpoint along the Buckhorn loop trail in North Cheyenne Canon Park. Credit: Seth Boster