Mount Evans


Thu September 6, 2012


Tue September 4, 2012
Parks & Rec

Road to Top of Mt. Evans Closing For the Season

Jim Hill KUNC

Although winter still seems a long way off in Colorado, the top portion of the highway up Mount Evans is closing for the season at 7:00 a.m. Tuesday.

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Mon July 23, 2012

Photographic Proof That You Can Climb Mt. Evans On A Unicycle

Yup, that's a man on a unicycle... Click photo to enlarge.
Benji McPhail KUNC

The Mt. Evans Hill Climb is both the amateurs' and the professional's chance to ride 28 miles up hill and climb up to 14,264 ft. Would you ever do it on a unicycle though?

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Mon June 4, 2012

Telescope Still Exposed, But Damage Not as Bad as First Thought

Strong winds over the winter severely damaged the dome on top of the Mount Evans observatory.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

The early word is that it could have been worse. The steel and aluminum dome atop the Mount Evans observatory was destroyed by high winds over the winter. But damage to the telescope inside may not be as bad as first thought.

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