For now, visit Pied Type

Pending further development, Everwild lives on another website

Sunset over the Indian Peaks Wilderness as seen from Nederland webcam. Yes, the sky really looked like this.

Until Everwild can be more fully developed, all posts about Rocky Mountain National Park and vicinity will appear on my primary blog, Pied Type. I refer you particularly to My favorite webcams: Estes Park, Rocky Mountain NP, Pikes Peak, Denver/Boulder. Or, more generally, see the Green category.

No golfing today in Estes Park

Elk rule in Colorado

(Photo: Rachel Clark)

This was the scene on the Estes Park, Colo., golf course today, but I don’t see many golfers. Apparently playing through was not an option.

Fall is the rutting season for elk, and every year they gather like this in and around Estes Park. It’s a big tourist draw. But for golfers … not so much.

Meanwhile, 75 miles to the south in Evergreen, Colo., a couple of bulls decided to settle their differences in the middle of town. You can hear the bugling and clash of antlers: