Legends set first tracks at Purgatory

It's simple, really. No Ray Duncan, no Purgatory. No Ray Duncan, no Styx. And No Mercy. No Pitchfork and no Paradise. No Ray Duncan, no Sally's Run and no Siegele Street. No Ray, no What. No...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Welcome, Winter

The calendar tells the tale. Resorts are opening (or getting ready). Ski and snowboard movies are scheduled. Ski swaps are booked (or getting ready). The winter season is here. Wolf Creek...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Cross-country cyclist gears up for final miles

Fixing flats and tightening spokes: Remember cross-country cyclist Noah Leggett of Durango?Remember the recent Durango High School graduate who trekked across America on a summer adventure before...

DATE: Oct. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Southwest Colorado Outdoor Recreation Report

The San Juan Region Outdoor Recreation Hotline (247-8187):► Fire danger is low in the San Juan region.► The second rifle hunting season runs through Sunday.  ► Fuel-wood permits expire Dec. 31....

DATE: Oct. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Southwest Colorado Fishing Report

► Catch of the Week – Do you have a Catch of the Week? Submit your Catch of the Week photos to The Durango Herald . E-mail pictures to [email protected], drop them off at 1275 Main Ave....

DATE: Oct. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Johnson lands winning pike

Kris Johnson knows pike.And Kris Johnson knows Vallecito Reservoir.Put the two together, and you have a winner.Johnson captured first place recently in the first Fall Pike Tournament at...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

CSI: Wyoming?

LARAMIE, Wyo. – In 2006, four Louisiana men were hunting in Southern Colorado when they poached a six-point elk from a wildlife area. They didn’t have a hunting license for that location.They...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Road Apple Rally: Durango cyclists leading the way

Nothing like the Road Apple Rally to rally the Durango cycling crowd.And talk about rally.Durango cyclists stepped to the forefront earlier this month at the 29th annualRoad Apple Rally moun-tain...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Eco Opportunity

DURANGO – Kevin Swinderman, 33, served in the Army National Guard from 1999 to 2006 at military bases in Oklahoma, Texas and Southern California. After getting out of the service, he moved to the...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Cyclocross series back on Nov. 1

The annual Fort Lewis College Cyclocross Series is ready for a return engagement.The cyclocross racing events are produced by Fort Lewis College Cycling, with sponsorships from Durango Coca-Cola...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

1 bike, 1 gear, 1 big country

Like Durango teenagers are inclined to do, Noah Leggett told his mom and dad he was going out for a bike ride. Four months and 3,000 miles later, he's back - with mom and dad's blessings.Leggett,...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Pro cycling's futures, plus big Little 500

Let's get right to the spin cycle:In the flourishing tradition of biking in Durango, another upbeat and offbeat event will make its frenetic return with the annual Little Durango 500.No, it's not...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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