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Roaring Fork and Crystal Valleys

Harvey C. Olander

Roaring Fork and Crystal Valleys

an environmental and engineering geology study : Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, and Pitkin Counties, Colorado

by Harvey C. Olander

  • 208 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Colorado Geological Survey, Dept. of Natural Resources in Denver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado,
  • Roaring Fork River Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental geology -- Colorado -- Roaring Fork River Valley.,
    • Engineering geology -- Colorado -- Roaring Fork River Valley.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [56]-[63]

      Statementprepared for the Colorado Geological Survey and the Colorado Geological Survey and the Colorado Division of Planning by F. M. Fox & Associates ; Harvey C. Olander, Nancy B. Lamm, and Bruce A. Florquist.
      SeriesEnvironmental geology ; no. 8, Environmental geology (Colorado Geological Survey) ;, 8.
      ContributionsLamm, Nancy B., joint author., Florquist, Bruce A., joint author., Colorado Geological Survey., Colorado. Dept. of Local Affairs. Division of Planning., Fox (F. M.) & Associates.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE91 .E58 no. 8, QE92.R58 .E58 no. 8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. in various pagings : & portfolio (6 fold. maps ; 30 cm.).
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5019904M
      LC Control Number76624116

      The Roaring Fork Valley offers some of the finest fly fishing in Colorado, and Carbondale lies in the heart of it. Sitting at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Crystal Rivers, and only a minute drive to both the Colorado and Frying Pan Rivers, Carbondale serves as the perfect base-camp for anglers wanting to explore our remarkable fisheries. Below are some of the Roaring Fork Valley’s running, hiking, biking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing social groups that love trails. AJAX Beer Runners: Inspired by the Fishtown Beer [email protected] from Philadelphia, Ajax Beer Runners is a beer running group in Aspen Colorado spreading their concept of combining responsible running with responsible drinking in the interest of science.

      From music to theater, the Roaring Fork Valley communities have much to offer. Day 3: Today is a day to relax. Start with breakfast at the Village Smithy in Carbondale, Rosi’s Little Bavarian Restaurant and Pastry Shop in Glenwood Springs, or Wienerstube in Willits. Originally part of the historic Thompson Family Ranch, the course at River Valley Ranch sits on over acres. The expansive Homestead patio provides one of the best mountain views in the Roaring Fork Valley. After a round of golf, take some time to enjoy our our comfortable and welcoming bar and restaurant on our breath taking patio.

      Every hiking trail in Aspen, and around the entire Roaring Fork Valley – Go Explore! You can read a book and know everything there is about a trail, but we aren’t about spoilers. Every day is different, weather is unpredictable, the views and experience are amazingly unique to each person. Call today to book your trip on The Frying Pan. The CRYSTAL RIVER. The Crystal starts above the town of Marble and flows its way through the beautiful Crystal Valley and eventually dumps into The Roaring Fork River in the town of Carbondale.


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Birds of Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley: A Guide to Birds and Their Habitats from Independence Pass to Glenwood Springs, Including the Crystal and Fryingpan Valleys Paperback – January 1, by Rebecca Weiss (Author), Mark Fuller (Photographer), Curt Carpenter (Designer) & 5/5(1).

Birds of Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley: A Guide to Birds and Their Habitats from Independence Pass to Glenwood Springs, Including the Crystal and Fryingpan Valleys by Rebecca Weiss.

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About Us Support Local Businesses Advertise. Roaring Fork and Crystal Valleys: an environmental and engineering geology study: Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, and Pitkin Counties, Colorado Average Rating Author.

Get this from a library. Roaring Fork and Crystal Valleys: an environmental and engineering geology study: Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, and Pitkin Counties, Colorado. [Harvey C Olander; Nancy B Lamm; Bruce A Florquist; Colorado Geological Survey.; Colorado. Department of Local Affairs.

Division of Planning.; F.M. Fox & Associates.]. - A full-color field guide to the birds of the Roaring Fork Valley in Colorado- color photographs with keys Roaring Fork and Crystal Valleys book species identification- pages, species, Birding Hotspots Map- Fascinating, easy-to-read, non-technical text- A compact ( x "), extra-heavy paper cover, portrait shape, packs easily- Bird identification guide and bird photography tips- Essential reading for hikers, bikers.

The Roaring Fork & Crystal Valley Guide. likes. This bi-yearly publication is focused on featuring local businesses and recreational activities in the Roaring Fork and Crystal Valley.

Perfect for. E.H. Grubb in his book The Potato best sums it up: “The Roaring Fork and Crystal River Valley section of Colorado is as nearly perfect in soil conditions as can be found, and the potatoes grown there are not excelled anywhere in the world, and are equaled in but few places.” While E.H.

Grubb was a Carbondale resident, he was also one of the premier potato specialists of the day and served as Vice. Nice sturdy full log bunk beds. Single on top, double on bottom, 26 inch headroom on bottom so best for youngsters or smaller people. Includes all new mattresses and bedding.

Slept on only a few times by grandkids. Located mid valley Willits area. Call Cash only. The Crystal River is a tributary of the Roaring Fork River, approximately 40 mi (64 km) long, in western Colorado in the United States.

It drains a glacial valley, called the Coal Basin, south of Carbondale which was historically known as a center of coal mining in southwestern Colorado. It rises in northern Gunnison County in the Elk Mountains on the north side of Schofield Pass, passing.

The Last of the Cowboys in the Roaring Fork Valley and Beyond.” The book chronicles the life of 26 of the area’s have passed on.”That was the hardest thing,” said Witt, her face shaded by her signature wide-brimmed straw hat, about losing many of her subjects after the book came out and before the documentary was finished.

The Roaring Fork Valley is part of the larger Roaring Fork Watershed, which includes the Fryingpan and Crystal River valleys. The valley extends for approximately 50 mi (80 km) southeast to northwest from Aspen northwest to Glenwood Springs at the mouth of the Roaring Fork on the Colorado River, ranging in width between 1 and 5 mi ( and km).

The Crystal River begins in the Elk Mountains of Gunnison County in Colorado. It flows for 40 miles before it reaches the confluence with the Roaring Fork River in Carbondale. This scenic valley is home to bald eagles, bighorn sheep, abundant elk populations, Lewis’s woodpeckers, geothermal hot springs, rare orchids such as the stream orchid, and one of the few places in the state to view fireflies.

Coal Creek encompasses a watershed of nearly 27 square miles and enters the Crystal River at Redstone. This watershed, called Coal Basin, is characterized by naturally steep, unstable, and eroding slopes and endured fifty years of large-scale coal mining.

Ap UPPER ROARING FORK- ASPEN DOWNSTREAM TO BASALT FLOW: 40 cfs below Maroon Creek WATER CLARITY: Clear OVERALL RATING: 7 out. The Taylor Creek Fly Shop, celebrating its 44th year in the Roaring Fork Valley of Colorado, is located less than 30 minutes from ed on the bank of the renowned Fryingpan River in Basalt, we are western Colorado's oldest and friendliest guide service and specialty fly shop.

Our fly fishing report is for the 4 Main Rivers in the Roaring Fork Valley, the Roaring Fork River, Frying Pan River, Colorado River and the Crystal River. The fishing report is updated regularly so check back often for current information.

If you have any questions or. Describes stratigraphic units of the Roaring Fork and Crystal Valleys, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, and Pitkin Counties and their engineering-geologic characteristics. Includes summary of groundwater and mineral resources; glossary; water-well data; colored geologic, geologic-constraints, and groundwater/geologic resources maps.

64 pages. 3 figures. 3 plates (,). Here’s an inside look at many of our Colorado flyfishing guides and ‘mostly friendly’ but very knowledgeable shop staff. We have all the fly fishing gear at either our Glenwood Springs Fly Shop – Roaring Fork Anglers or our Carbondale Fly Shop – Alpine can contact either fly shop to get current information about the ‘Big 4’ rivers in the Roaring Fork Valley or to book.

Never miss a chance to travel through and visit the Roaring Fork Valley; with so many wonderfully relaxing, beautiful local attractions and lots of outdoor natural wonders to enjoy, you won't be disappointed.

Make sure to hit the Hot Springs Pool, enjoy the local food, and hike 5/5(62).Cactus Vacations is a hands-on vacation rental management in the Roaring Fork Valley.

From Glenwood Springs to Aspen, we'll make your space a home away from g: Crystal Valleys.The Crystal River runs right through town, and just north of us is the confluence of Crystal and the Roaring Fork Rivers.

Every day, we enjoy the breathtaking views of Mount Sopris to the south. At 6, feet of elevation, there are a few things to consider to make your visit a pleasant one.