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How a 75-Year-Old Fishing Record Was Shattered Twice This Year

Fishing

How a 75-Year-Old Fishing Record Was Shattered Twice This Year

The longest-standing record in Colorado, a 7.63-pound brook trout caught in 1947, was once widely considered unbreakable. George Knorr’s mid-century catch has been shrouded in mystery for decades, achieving a near folklore status amongst Colorado anglers, many of whom suspect foul play. Some say...
Eli Fournier Dec 5, 2022
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Photos: Buck Breaks into Basement

Wildlife Management

Photos: Buck Breaks into Basement

The mule deer rut might be just about over, but for one unlucky buck in Colorado, the last fight of the season ended with a bit of a surprise. On November 29, a 3x4 buck, presumably having seen its reflection in the ground-level window of a Colorado Springs home, was in for a shock when he charged...
Eli Fournier Dec 2, 2022
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Photos: Wyoming Wrestlers Fight Off Grizzly Attack with Bare Hands

Wildlife Management

Photos: Wyoming Wrestlers Fight Off Grizzly Attack with Bare Hands

On Oct. 15, 21-year-old Brady Lowry and his Northwest College wrestling teammate Kendall Cummings were mauled by a grizzly while shed hunting near Cody, Wyoming. In an unusually gruesome double-attack, the beast sent both friends to the emergency room—Cummings by life-flight with horrific head...
Eli Fournier Oct 21, 2022
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Photos: 13 Wolverines Chase Grizzlies Off Snowfield

Wildlife Management

Photos: 13 Wolverines Chase Grizzlies Off Snowfield

On August 8, naturalist tour guide Doug MacCartney and two friends witnessed a truly remarkable sight in a high-alpine bowl south of Yellowstone National Park. The trio was watching a grizzly sow and three cubs feeding in a remote basin in the Teton Wilderness when 13 wolverines suddenly appeared on...
Eli Fournier Oct 13, 2022
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