Local woman shares inspiration, friendship through online group

MEEKER | “I’m loving this!” Jill Dunbar said, leaning on her hiking poles during a break before the final push to the top of the China Wall trail in Meeker. The 3.4 mile hike (round-trip) is the equivalent of climbing 69 floors, according to Dunbar’s FitBit. Who needs skyscrapers, anyway? China Wall, a favorite local […]

Can drilling and recreation get along in Moab, Utah, region?

RBC I Neal Clark has been watching his feet a lot this fall day. The young environmental lawyer chose flipflops for the day’s tour of the Utah desert with the blithe self-assurance of someone comfortable outdoors. Remarkably, he’s stumbled into thorns only once. Share on Facebook

Input sought by county for future trails

RBC I The Wagon Wheel Trail System, organized in 2011, was designed to provide increased opportunities for recreational activities throughout Rio Blanco County. “Rio Blanco County embraces residents and visitors alike who enjoy outdoor and off-highway recreation adventures,” said RBC Commissioner Jeff Eskelson. Share on Facebook

Women’s Cast, Blast ’N Twang seminars July 24, Aug. 6

RBC I Women interested in learning the basics of fly-fishing, shotguns and archery are invited to a women-only Cast, Blast ’N Twang seminar in Grand Junction, Sunday, July 24 or in Steamboat Springs, Saturday, Aug. 6. Share on Facebook

Tips for families to explore Colorado

RBC I Colorado isn’t only famous for its fabulous winters. The state is also well known for its beautiful and adventure-filled summers. Share on Facebook

Cool off at Rifle Gap

RIFLE — The clean, clear waters of Rifle Gap State Park’s 350-acre reservoir provide some of the best boating, fishing, swimming, water-skiing and windsurfing in Colorado. Share on Facebook

Local outfitters, DOW team up for hunter outreach programs

RBC — Hunting and fishing recreation has a long and robust history in western Colorado. The Meeker and Craig areas are well known for just such recreation with the area’s abundant public and private fishing waters and immense big game herds. Share on Facebook