Colorado Matters Over Trail Ridge Road


Nathan Heffel and I went over Trail Ridge Road recently. Here is the interview that aired

Turkey hen on Deer Ridge.

Turkey hen on Deer Ridge.

on September 28, 2015. Over Trail Ridge Road with Nathan Heffel

Fall River Cirque, 3/4 mile wide by 1/2 mile deep. The cirque was cut by the Fall River Glacier.

Fall River Cirque, 3/4 mile wide by 1/2 mile deep. The cirque was cut by the Fall River Glacier. The snowfields here are only 800 years old. We may lose them as Colorado returns to it’s normal semi-arid climate.

Bull elk bugling.

Bull elk bugling.

Elk harem in Beaver Meadows.

Elk harem in Beaver Meadows.

About coloradogeography

Amy Law is a second-generation Coloradoan with a passion for her native state. This translated into a Master’s degree in Natural Resources from Colorado State University, and continues as a lifelong fascination with how people and nature interact. From family vacations in the station wagon to travel for work, she's covered the state, and everywhere she goes, she finds new things to see and ideas to explore.
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7 Responses to Colorado Matters Over Trail Ridge Road

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  3. So beautiful, I so want to go up there but worried my little car wouldn’t make it or clear any dirt ruts.

  4. They have to stay in the car. 😦

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