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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

County, Southern Ute and Forest Service entering stage 1 fire restrictions

By Clayton ChaneyStaff Writer Archuleta County, the Southern Ute Indian Tribe and the San Juan National Forest (SJNF) are entering into stage 1 fire restrictions. The...

Elk herd

A large herd of cow and calf elk spend a relaxing afternoon in a meadow near Pagosa Springs recently.

Pile burns planned for Pagosa Ranger District

By Esther Godson Special to The SUN The Pagosa Ranger District is planning to burn slash piles this week. The full version of this story is available...

Pagosa Ranger District receives grant to repair motorized trails

The Pagosa Springs Ranger District has been awarded about $54,000 to provide trail maintenance on approximately 100 miles of motorized trails around the Pagosa...

A hiker’s how-to: Proper etiquette for your trail adventures

By Darcy Mount Special to The SUN Colorado has a reputation for our outdoorsy ways and adventurous attitudes. The full version of this story is available in...

Damage discovered along many roads and trails in San Juan National Forest

By Denise Alonzo Special to The SUN After a tremendous amount of snowfall over the winter months, high levels of water runoff continue to impact roads...

San Juan National Forest Christmas tree permits on sale

Special to The SUN Christmas tree permits, which allow you to cut your own Christmas tree, are now on sale for $8 at San Juan...

Volunteer educators needed to help children experience nature with Audubon

By Becky Gillette Special to The SUN Back in the day, weekends and vacations for school-aged children meant long days playing outside — riding bikes, jumping...

Pull over and answer a few questions about using the forest

By Esther Godson San Juan National Forest The public will encounter contract employees working on the San Juan National Forest in developed and dispersed recreation sites...

This season, give the gift that grows

By Esther Godson Special to The SUN Plant-A-Tree holiday gift certificates are now on sale at San Juan National Forest offices for the person on your...