Free Fishing Weekend – June 6 to June 7, 2020

 

 

Free Fishing Weekend – June 6 to June 7, 2020

                  A great time to try fishing in Colorado!

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The fish are starting to bite at waters all around the state. To give everyone an opportunity to get out and get some hits, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is inviting resident and nonresident anglers of all ages to participate in its annual Free Fishing Weekend on June 6 to 7. The free fishing weekend is a great way to get outside with family and friends and take advantage of Colorado’s extensive opportunities to fish for a myriad of cold and warm water fish species.

Tips & Hotspots

There are many resources that Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers to help those interested in fishing throughout the state:

  • Fishing Report– This report offers a weekly fishing report from lakes all around Colorado
  • Fishing Atlas– This is an interactive map that shows the many waters people can fish in Colorado
  • 101 Places to Take a Kid Fishing– this webpage has an interactive map showing all of the possible places to take a kid fishing
  • Stocking Report– The stocking report shows lakes, ponds, and rivers that have been stocked with catchable (9 to 12 inch) trout in Colorado.

https://cpw.state.co.us/free-fishing-weekend

SUMMER TIME~ PAGOSA STYLE

Well it is official, PAGOSA SPRINGS IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS!!

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The weather is beautiful & there is plenty of water in the San Juan River to go rafting.  As we all start to get outside more and realize how much we have missed nature. Lets take this to time to EMBRACE LIFE ~ enjoy everyday, tell the ones you care about that you care, do the things that you have longed to do. Enjoy everyday and be thankful for this day.

If you are in need of a vacation rental while in Pagosa Springs, CO or maybe you are moving to Pagosa Springs- or maybe you are looking to BUY in Pagosa Springs, CO – YOU ARE IN LUCK !  We can assist you with all of that, WE have Short term & Long term rentals as well as a experienced & talented Real Estate Agents.

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Wolf Creek ~Fresh Powder~Slope time

Welcome to Pagosa Springs, CO ! One of our main activities when the snow falls is skiing, snow boarding, and sledding or maybe just building the cutest snowman ever. Wolf Creek is one of the best places to play in the snow.  Wolf Creek was able to open on October 13, 2019 this was the second earliest in Wolf Creek history!

Courtesy of Wolf Creek Ski Area.

Wolf Creek is excited to announce the opening of the upper mountain this weekend with Treasure Stoke, Bonanza, Elma, Nova, Lynx and the Magic Carpet lifts operating from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.!  The mountain will now be open 7 days a week starting this Saturday, November 23rd!  The ski area will be closed tomorrow, Friday, November 22nd.

****Snow report for Thursday, November 21st, 2019*****

Summit Base Depth: 18″

Midway Base Depth: 18″

New Snow (24 Hours): 12″

New Snow (48 Hours): 12″

New Snow (72 Hours): 12″

New Snow (7 Days): 12″

Latest Storm Total: 12″

Year-to-Date:  34″

  • Wolf Creek will be open 7 days a week for the season beginning Saturday, November 23rd.
  • Wolf Creek will be closed tomorrow, Friday, November 22nd.
  • To celebrate the opening of the upper mountain, Wolf Creek will be offering the Local Appreciation Rate until further notice.  Local appreciation rates are $54 for adults, $36 for seniors and $29 for children.
  • The Ski School will be available for both adults and children, including the Wolf Pup Program.  The Ski Rental and Boarder Dome will also be open, as well as Treasure Sports.
  • The Wolf Creek Lodge will be open this weekend with a full menu as well as the Prospector Grill, the Continental Espresso Bar and Base Camp, Wolf Creek’s Picnic Building.
  • There will be entertainment in the Main Day Lodge this weekend with Christof the One Man Band from Taos.
  • Check WolfCreekSki.com or 1-800-SKI-WOLF for the most up-to-date information.

With the new snow fall skiing or snowboarding  conditions perfect for your Thanksgiving holiday! There will be plenty of fresh powder when doing big air jumps or if you are more of a novice and biffs are your thing then you are in luck! Check out the rentals tab if you are in need of a short term rental.

Fresh and Fun!

Pagosa Springs East Side Farmers Market will be opened every Saturday and Sunday, starting May 19th until September 28th, from 9:00am to 3:00pm! Make sure to come check out all the fresh fruit they’ll have as well as small businesses and delicious food trucks! Come join the community have fun, eat amazing food and enjoy the live entertainment! Click on the image below to get directions!..

Farmers MarketPhoto Credit to Google Images

Dog Of The Week!!

This week’s dog is Mickey! Mickey is a beautiful Australian Cattle Shepard dog. He is a shy but a sweet dog looking for a family that will bring him out of his shell! Mickey loves to go on walks and play in the grass. Come visit Mickey today at the Humane Society located in Pagosa Springs as well as other furry friends. Click on the image below to see more information about Mickey and others!..

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                                                         Photo Credit to Humane Society

Furry Friends!

Come to the Human Society, located in Pagosa Springs, and adopt a furry friend today. This weeks dog will be Abeyta! Abeyta is a female Labrador Retriever/Husky Mix. She loves going for walks and running in the dog parks. She wouldn’t mind sharing her forever home with a doggie pal. Click On Abeyta’s picture to get more information today!..

Humane Society 1                                       Photo Credits to Humane Society Website

Pints and Pools Festival

Join the Hot Springs in their annual Pints and Pool where there will be a beer tasting from many different brewery’s all over Colorado and New Mexico! Saturday April 27th. A ticket just for the tasting is $50. To soak and be in the tasting is $75! This is the 5th year anniversary of The Hot Springs Resort and Spa, annual Pints and Pools Brew Fest. Click on the image below to purchase your tickets now. They sell fast!….

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Photo Creds to The Hot Springs Resort Facebook

Ice Melt Contest

The Pagosa Springs Rotary Club will be hosting this ice melt contest on Hatcher Lake. The date of the Ice melt is still being determined but the last day to make a guess will be 03/20/2019. Individual guesses are $5. 5 guesses for $20 and 30 guesses for $100. How it’s done is they haul a drum out to the lake and attached to the drum are clocks. Once the ice gives way and the clocks go under water they’ll stop working. The grand prize winner gets $1,000, second place gets $500 and third gets $250. All proceeds go to the Pagosa Springs Graduating High School  Senior Scholarship fund. For more information click on the image below!…

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Photo Credits to Google Images

 

College Day!

Come shred some powder this Sunday, February 24th up at Wolf Creek! Any college student just $50!.. Make sure you bring your college photo ID and a current printed class schedule! After, come soak in the worlds deepest hot springs @ The Hot Springs. If you’re a Fort Lewis college student just show your ID and you’ll get to soak at a local rate! Enjoy this fine winter storm everyone and be safe! 95D724F7-68BA-41BA-A61D-2FB40921EB45Photo Creds to Google Images

Wolf Creek Ski Area is Set to Open This Weekend!

After a 20 inch storm this week, Wolf Creek Ski Area, Colorado has announced they will be opening for weekends starting October 13th! Wolf Creek currently has a base at the midway of 14 inches. The ski area will open three lifts from 9:00am to 4:00 pm this Saturday and Sunday. Access to the lifts will be at the Local Appreciation rate of $50 for adults, $33 for seniors, and $27 for children. Find more information on the mountain opening at WolfCreekSki.com, or by clicking on the image below.

Wolf Creek Ski Area is Set to Open

Photo by Rosanne H. Pitcher, courtesy of Wolf Creek Ski Area.