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Forest Services favors plan for alpine coaster at Snowmass
Forest Services favors plan for alpine coaster at Snowmass

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ASPEN — The U.S. Forest Service is considering a plan to add new hiking trails and bike trails and open up the national forest at Snowmass Village to...

Garden of the Gods Club in the midst of $60 million expansion in Colorado Springs
Garden of the Gods Club in the midst of $60 million expansion in Colorado Springs

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 21 hr ago

The Garden of the Gods Collection, formerly called the Garden of the Gods Club, is in the midst of an expansion costing at least $60 million, which...

Competition taking a bite out of Colorado Springs taxi drivers' paychecks
Competition taking a bite out of Colorado Springs taxi drivers' paychecks

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

Bland Rooker's career as a cab driver has been less lucrative than he anticipated - in part because of the influence of ride-hailing smartphone apps...

Electronics banned on some US-bound jets from Mideast, Africa
Electronics banned on some US-bound jets from Mideast, Africa

By: - 0 Yesterday

The U.S. government is ordering passengers on nonstop, U.S.-bound flights from a handful of mostly Middle Eastern and North African countries to pack...

Popular areas along Pikes Peak to be closed longer than expected
Popular areas along Pikes Peak to be closed longer than expected

By: Seth Boster - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

Forest Service Road 383 will remain closed until after Memorial Day, denying recreationalists access to popular areas behind Pikes Peak including the...

Victim of its own success, Iceland considers new tax on tourists
Victim of its own success, Iceland considers new tax on tourists

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

One of the world's hottest and most expensive holiday destinations could soon become a little more expensive. Overwhelmed by a record number of...

Colorado Springs taxi drivers seeking level playing field with ridesharing services
Colorado Springs taxi drivers seeking level playing field with ridesharing services

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

When local taxi driver Chuck Peahl pays off the lease on his cab, he's thinking of stripping off the yellow paint and trading in his toplight for a new...

On the rocks, with ice: Utah parks in offseason just as grand
On the rocks, with ice: Utah parks in offseason just as grand

By: - 0 Sun, Mar 19, 2017

Among the many photos I have from a vacation to Utah, one shows me at Canyonlands National Park, cupping my hands around my eyes and peering into the...

Colorful Colorado: The lows and highs of Alma
Colorful Colorado: The lows and highs of Alma

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Mar 19, 2017

ALMA - It's tough living here. "Definitely, you've got to be a hearty soul to make it a long time," Mayor Gary Goettelman says. Just ask Erik...

The shortest route to America's 49,603 historic sites will only take you 50 years
The shortest route to America's 49,603 historic sites will only take you 50 years

By: - 0 Thu, Mar 16, 2017

Adventurers whose spirit Muppet is Count von Count can visit all 50 U.S. states or capitals, 413 national parks or 38 cities or towns named...

United's new flights stoke fears of industrywide seat glut
United's new flights stoke fears of industrywide seat glut

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 15, 2017

United Continental Holdings boosted the number of seats the airline plans to add this year, stoking investor concern that the industry may hurt its...

East coast storm cancels several flights out of DIA
East coast storm cancels several flights out of DIA

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Tue, Mar 14, 2017

About 95 flights have been canceled Tuesday morning at the Denver International Airport because of a blizzard on the East Coast, according to the...

From Dublin to Colorado Springs, by way of the world
From Dublin to Colorado Springs, by way of the world

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Sun, Mar 12, 2017

"A rolling stone gathers no moss." When Ann Doolan-Fox's father quoted that proverb to her some 30 years ago, he meant it in the cautionary Irish...

American Airlines adding two nonstop flights to Chicago to Colorado Springs schedule
American Airlines adding two nonstop flights to Chicago to Colorado Springs schedule

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Fri, Mar 10, 2017

American Airlines announced Friday it will begin two daily nonstop flights from Colorado Springs Airport to O'Hare International Airport in Chicago on...

Frontier to offer nonstop flights from Colorado Springs to Washington D.C., Chicago, California and Florida
Frontier to offer nonstop flights from Colorado Springs to Washington D.C., Chicago, California and Florida

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Wed, Mar 8, 2017

Frontier Airlines Tuesday unveiled plans to expand its Colorado Springs nonstop route network by year's end to Washington, D.C., and six other cities...

Travel Headlines

Landmark Air Force Academy chapel to close for major repairs
Landmark Air Force Academy chapel to close for major repairs

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AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — The landmark Cadet Chapel at the Air Force Academy will close for up to four years starting next summer for major...

For some airline passengers, new warnings bring new hurdles
For some airline passengers, new warnings bring new hurdles

By: 0 4 hr ago

NEW YORK (AP) — As far as the indignities of modern air travel go, the latest ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights falls somewhere...

Nation's only airport-to-ski slope train a hit this season
Nation's only airport-to-ski slope train a hit this season

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DENVER (AP) — The nation's only airport-to-ski slope train connection was a hit with tourists this season, and is going to keep running from Denver to...

Kentucky Derby to celebrate Man o' War with exhibit
Kentucky Derby to celebrate Man o' War with exhibit

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Derby Museum says it is planning a new exhibit next month on one of thoroughbred racing's most famous horses: Man...

New security measure could cause travelers to reroute trips
New security measure could cause travelers to reroute trips

By: 0 Yesterday

DALLAS (AP) — A new security measure banning many electronic devices on flights from 10 mostly Muslim countries is leading travelers to reconsider...

The Latest: Royal Jordanian to enforce ban starting Friday
The Latest: Royal Jordanian to enforce ban starting Friday

By: 0 Yesterday

CAIRO (AP) — The Latest developments related to the U.S. government move to bar passengers in eight Muslim-majority countries from bringing laptops and...

Another catch-and-release summer for Mille Lacs walleyes

By: 0 Yesterday

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Anglers will have to release any walleyes they catch in Mille Lacs Lake again this summer and they will be barred from even...

New Trump hotels face political fights, ethics questions
New Trump hotels face political fights, ethics questions

By: 0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — You might have expected the Trump Organization to tap the brakes on expansion plans given all the criticism over potential conflicts of...

Bridge closure leaves California's Big Sur community reeling
Bridge closure leaves California's Big Sur community reeling

By: 0 Yesterday

BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — Almost all the hotels, restaurants and state parks cut off when a bridge on the Central California coast crumbled last month...

'Cars 3' characters rev up for cross-country tour
'Cars 3' characters rev up for cross-country tour

By: 0 Yesterday

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Get your engines started, Lightning McQueen is racing into a city near you. A life-size replica of the "Cars" character and his...

Opera tells story of Negro Leagues baseball star Josh Gibson
Opera tells story of Negro Leagues baseball star Josh Gibson

By: 0 Yesterday

An opera about Negro Leagues baseball star Josh Gibson, whose power hitting rivaled Babe Ruth's, will have its world premiere in Pittsburgh in April....

US marathon legend Meb Keflezighi nears the end of the road
US marathon legend Meb Keflezighi nears the end of the road

By: 0 Yesterday

BOSTON (AP) — Meb Keflezighi helped the running world reclaim the Boston Marathon with a sensational American victory the year after the deadly 2013...

Column: Larson finishes 2nd again, takes over points lead
Column: Larson finishes 2nd again, takes over points lead

By: 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Larson finished second at Phoenix International Raceway and then headed to the beach for a brief family vacation. There...

Where's the line? Theme parks aiming to eliminate them
Where's the line? Theme parks aiming to eliminate them

By: 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — At Universal Orlando Resort's new "Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon" ride, waiting in line has been replaced by...

Airlines expect 4 percent rise in passengers this spring

By: 0 Mon, Mar 20, 2017

DALLAS (AP) — Coming off another highly profitable year in 2016, U.S. airlines expect traffic this spring to increase 4 percent over last year, and...

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