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Blog Post BY rscholfield ON December 17, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
Victory on Hermosa!
To pass a public land protection bill, with a wilderness component, is an astronomical feat in today’s tough and highly partisan political climate. But sportsmen stood strong, made their voices heard, and were persistent and patient—and now 107,000 acres of public land perfectness will remain [ READ MORE... ]
TU’s comprehensive and pragmatic approach to the Thompson Divide issue has made great strides toward the ultimate goal of permanent protection. However, this campaign is far from over. In the coming months and years we will remain steadfast in our resolve to protect this invaluable resource, to [ READ MORE... ]
What I saw were individuals and groups from across the valley and state come together to protect a place they love and to support our valued public lands, fish and wildlife habitat and recreation opportunities. Indeed, local stakeholders in the Arkansas Valley reminded the Colorado delegation that [ READ MORE... ]
Blog Post BY rscholfield ON October 31, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
Browns Canyon comes to Denver
Check this out: On a beautiful October evening, a crowd gathered in downtown Denver to watch Browns Canyon come alive on the façade of the McNichols Building, in an eye-popping display of light and images. The Oct. 17 event, called “Browns Canyon Live,” was sponsored by Sportsmen for Browns Canyon [ READ MORE... ]
Blog Post BY rscholfield ON September 23, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
One Fly. One Day. Green River.
Travis Gillespie caught the most fish (22), using a small brown ant pattern. by Randy Scholfield
Blog Post BY rscholfield ON September 12, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
An untold story of the Colorado flood
Sen. Mark Udall speaks at TU's LWCF event in Lyons, Colo. by Randy Scholfield
Blog Post BY rscholfield ON August 25, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
Roan: Wild and Worth Protecting
by Randy Scholfield
Blog Post BY rscholfield ON August 11, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
Where the Wild Things Are
by Randy Scholfield Hermosa Creek, it's time for your close-up.
I had never fished Hermosa Creek, just outside Durango, but a group of TU staffers recently went on a three-day backpacking trip into this rugged backcountry, hiking the watershed top to bottom along the 18-mile Hermosa Creek trail—a magnet for anglers, hikers, bikers, campers, horsemen and other [ READ MORE... ]
Blog Post BY rscholfield ON July 11, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
Browns Canyon: monumental
Trout Unlimited this week helped launch a new website--Sportsmen for Browns Canyon--that makes it easy to join the effort and let our leaders know you want this special place protected. In a release, TU's Browns Canyon coordinator, Kyle Perkins, said that, "We just want to keep it the way it is-- [ READ MORE... ]