River sports

Documentary offers a sharp look at the West’s water crisis

In 1922, seven Western states agreed to divvy up the water in the Colorado River, paving the way for giant dams, reservoirs and aqueducts to move and store it. Over the next century, the arid...

DATE: Aug. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Assault suspected as rafters hit cable

A metal cable stretched across the Dolores River scraped five people off their raft on Tuesday, sending one woman to the hospital with a head injury. The Montezuma County Sheriff's Office is...

DATE: June 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Assault suspected after rafters hit cable

A metal cable stretched across the Dolores River scraped five people off their raft on Tuesday, sending one woman to the hospital with a head injury. The Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office is...

DATE: June 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Can water plan sustain rec economy?

GLENWOOD SPRINGS – Outdoor business leaders and conservationists are joining forces to urge Colorado to prioritize river-based recreation in the state’s upcoming water plan. As the Colorado Water...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Business

Pub hosting Dolores River permit party

Running permitted rivers takes planning, and now’s the time, before the snow your skiing on melts and fills area rivers. Hence the local custom of a river permit party, taking place this year on...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Brew pub hosting Dolores River permit party

Running permitted rivers takes planning, and now's the time, before the snow your skiing on melts and fills area rivers. Hence the local custom of a river permit party, taking place this year on...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Alternative to 'Wild and Scenic'

U.S. Senator Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) participated in a flyover of the lower Dolores River last week as part of a tour to discuss special legislation for the area. Public land including a 92-mile...

DATE: July 17, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - News

A proposed alternative to ‘Wild and Scenic’

U.S. Senator Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) participated in a flyover of the lower Dolores River last week as part of a tour to discuss special legislation for the area. Public land including a 92-mile...

DATE: July 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News