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ArachniGRIP Salutes 4th of July with American Flag Imprints and Donations to Charity

ArachniGRIP Salutes 4th of July with American Flag Imprints and Donations to Charity U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- ArachniGRIP®'s Slide Spider® slide grip is a must-have accessory for semi-auto pistol owners, and is now available in patriotic designs and at a special price in honor of the 4th of July. In addition, ArachniGRIP is donating a portion of profits from July 3-6 to a veteran and military-focused charity. ArachniGRIP is offering the Slide Spider slide grip with imprints of the American Fl...
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9 sensory experiences in Santa Fe

W hen Georgia O’Keeffe first set eyes on the New Mexican landscape around Santa Fe, she wrote, “I’d never seen anything like it before, but it fitted to me exactly. It’s something that’s in the air — it’s different. The sky is different, the wind is different. I shouldn’t say too much about it because other people may be interested and I don’t want them interested.” O’Keeffe was right about this place, and she was right about us: We’re interested. Now more than ever, we crave the fresh air, th...
Tags: Travel, Outdoors, US, Georgia, Earth, Things To Do, New Mexico, Ansel Adams, Santa Fe, Forest Service, All, Rocky Mountains, Trip Planning, Sandia, Geoff, Rio Grande Valley


Trip ideas for summer 2020

Travel ideas for your 2020 summer trip Denver skyline from City Park. Photo: Nicholas Courtney/Shutterstock Y ou can’t take travel out of the traveler. Many of us have spent the last three months in some version of lockdown, feeling the urge to travel and explore. Now it’s summer — your summer — and you’re ready to make the most of it. But how do you do so responsibly? Plan to pack that mask and spend more time outdoors. Focus your trip ...
Tags: Travel, Air Travel, Denver, Southwest Airlines, All, Rocky Mountains, Us Travel, Southwest, Don, Brian Lewis, Larimer Square, Rocky Mountain National Park, Denver Union Station, Pandemic, LoDo Denver, Summer 2020


ArachniGRIP Supports Law Enforcement with Thin Blue Line Slide Grip

ArachniGRIP Supports Law Enforcement with Thin Blue Line Slide Grip Parker, CO – (Ammoland.com) – ArachniGRIP, maker of the must-have Slide Spider slide grip, is proud to show support for law enforcement with the new Thin Blue Line Slide Spider. To further honor these heroes, ArachniGRIP is donating a portion of profits from each Thin Blue Line Slide Spider to charity. In today's troubling times, ArachniGRIP is proud to show its support for the committed men and women who protect us by puttin...
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Americans reportedly find 'loophole' to violate Canada's Covid-19 border closure

Officials investigating reports that US citizens are crossing border on pretext of visiting Alaska, only to stay in CanadaFor some Americans, the prospect of visiting the Rocky Mountains without hordes of visitors cramming its picturesque trails and alpine towns, is so tempting that they’re prepared to risk arrest.Canadian officials are investigating reports that American tourists are making covert forays into the country, violating a border closure imposed to slow the spread of coronavirus. Con...
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Netflix billionaire Reed Hastings is building a 2,100-acre luxury training camp for teachers in rural Colorado

Netflix billionaire Reed Hastings secretly built a $20 million luxury training camp for teachers in Colorado. Hastings pledged to spend $100 million of his $4.8 billion fortune to reform public schools. Hastings, who has a long-standing interest in public education policy, is one of many billionaires to have poured millions into educational reform. But not all billionaire-backed programs to bolster public education have succeeded. Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg have both been behind costly edu...
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Rescuers relieved after legendary $2M treasure found

They’ve been pulled from steep canyons and rushing rivers, sometimes no longer breathing, after chasing a cryptic poem’s clues and promise of treasure deep into the Rocky Mountains. Now, many of those who’ve encountered imperiled or dead treasure seekers over the past decade have the same reaction to news that an unidentified person supposedly has found Forrest Fenn’s purported $2 million treasure at an undisclosed location. “We are very happy,” said Dan Johnson, spokesman for Dinosaur Nationa...
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What is a derecho? An atmospheric scientist explains these rare but dangerous storm systems

Thunderstorms are common across North America, especially in warm weather months. About 10% of them become severe, meaning they produce hail 1 inch or greater in diameter, winds gusting in excess of 50 knots (57.5 miles per hour), or a tornado.The U.S. recently has experienced two rarer events: organized lines of thunderstorms with widespread damaging winds, known as derechos.Derechos occur mainly across the central and eastern U.S., where many locations are affected one to two times per year on...
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X marks the spot: treasure hunters in shock after reported $2m find in Rocky Mountains

Reactions to the announcement by eccentric millionaire Forrest Fenn that his hoard had been found range from surprise to delight and disbeliefTreasure hunters have reacted with shock, delight and disbelief to the news that a chest containing gems, gold and antiques worth up to $2m has reportedly been found in the Rocky Mountains.“I’ve had every emotion under the sun,” said Sacha Dent of Kansas, who dedicated years to a quest that resulted in the deaths of up to five people.“First it was shock an...
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Outdoor Updates: Treasure chest hidden in the Rocky Mountains for a decade has been found

Sunrise from Wetterhorn Peak, Colorado Rocky Mountains USA – Photo from Getty Images Treasure chest hidden in the Rocky Mountains for a decade has been found It was the ultimate treasure hunt. A bronze chest filled with more than $1 million worth of gold, jewels and other valuables was hidden in the Rocky Mountains by […] The post Outdoor Updates: Treasure chest hidden in the Rocky Mountains for a decade has been found appeared first on Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine.
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Cristobal to merge with new storm system after lashing South

A very strong storm system sweeping out from the Rocky Mountains is expected to meld with Cristobal in the next couple of days.
Tags: News, South, Rocky Mountains


Treasure found in Rocky Mountains

In these tough economic times, finding a hidden treasure chest on a casual afternoon hike would be pretty clutch, and that’s exactly what happened for a lucky hiker over the weekend. Last week, someone found a bronze treasure chest hidden deep within the Rocky Mountains since 2010. The chest — filled with gold coins and nuggets, gems, and artifacts — was hidden in the mountains by Santa Fe millionaire Forrest Fenn. Photo: The Thrill of the Chase/Facebook Fenn is an art and antiquities deale...
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Someone Found a Buried Treasure Hidden in the Rocky Mountains

Forrest Fenn, a New Mexico art collector, created a treasure hunt in 2010. Over the weekend, he said, someone found the chest he had buried with gold nuggets, coins, gems and artifacts.
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Someone Has Found the Buried Treasure That an Art Dealer Hid in the Rocky Mountains

Forrest Fenn, a New Mexico art collector, created a treasure hunt in 2010. Over the weekend, he said, someone found the chest he had buried with gold nuggets, coins, gems and artifacts.
Tags: News, New Mexico, Rocky Mountains, Forrest Fenn, Fenn, Treasure Troves, Forrest (1930-, Santa Fe (NM


Someone found the $1 million treasure chest in the Rocky Mountains

A decade ago, Santa Fe author and antiques dealer Forrest Fenn, 89, hid a treasure chest containing $1 million in gold, diamonds, rubies, and emeralds somewhere in the Rocky Mountains. A poem in Fenn's memoir, titled "The Thrill of the Chase," contained clues to the treasure's location and he hoped hunting for it would inspire families to enjoy nature and the adventure. (For more, watch the 2016 video above.) Now, Fenn reports that someone from "back East" found the treasure but does not want ...
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Someone Found the Buried Treasure That an Art Dealer Hid in the Rocky Mountains

Forrest Fenn, a New Mexico art collector, created the hunt in 2010. This weekend he said someone had found the chest he had buried with gold nuggets, coins, gems and artifacts.
Tags: News, New Mexico, Rocky Mountains, Forrest Fenn, Fenn, Treasure Troves, Forrest (1930-, Santa Fe (NM


Treasure chest worth $1M found hidden in the Rocky Mountains after a decade of searching

Forrest Fenn anounced Sunday that the treasure chest he hid in the Rocky Mountains a decade ago has finally been found.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Treasure chest worth millions found in the Rocky Mountains after deadly decade-long search

Multiple people died searching for the treasure hidden 10 years ago in the Rocky Mountains by Forrest Fenn.
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Anonymous Sleuth Finally Finds $1 Million Treasure Chest Hidden by Antiques Dealer: Report

At least five people have died trying to find it, but the hunt appears to be over. Forrest Fenn, an 89-year-old art and antiques dealer in New Mexico, announced that someone finally found the $1 million treasure chest he hid in the Rocky Mountains roughly a decade ago.Read more...
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Cristobal to merge with new storm system after lashing South

Tropical Storm Cristobal could soon renew its strength by uniting with another storm system coming from the west to form one giant cyclone, forecasters say. After drenching much of the South, forecasters now expect the remnants of Cristobal to bring fierce winds, heavy rain and thunderstorms to much of the Midwest by Tuesday. A very strong storm system sweeping out from the Rocky Mountains is expected to meld with Cristobal in the next couple of days, said Greg Carbin, who oversees forecasts a...
Tags: News, South, Rocky Mountains, Midwest, Cristobal, Greg Carbin


Treasure chest worth millions in the Rocky Mountains found after decade-long search

Multiple people died searching for the treasure hidden 10 years ago in the Rocky Mountains by Forrest Fenn.
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Treasure chest hidden in the Rocky Mountains for a decade finally found

Thousands of brave souls have ventured into the Rocky Mountains for the past decade, searching for a treasure chest filled with gold, rubies, emeralds and diamonds.
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After 10 Years, Hidden $1M Treasure Chest Finally Found (slashdot)

89-year-old Forrest Fenn had a secret, reports the Guardian. He'd hidden a treasure chest worth over $1 million somewhere in America's Rocky Mountains: For more than a decade, he packed and repacked his treasure chest, sprinkling in gold dust and adding hundreds of rare gold coins and gold nuggets. Pre-Colombian animal figures went in, along with prehistoric mirrors of hammered gold, ancient Chinese faces carved from jade and antique jewelry with rubies and emeralds. For more than 10 years, "h...
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Treasure chest hidden in the Rocky Mountains for a decade has finally been found

Thousands of brave souls have ventured into the Rocky Mountains for the past decade, searching for a treasure chest filled with gold, rubies, emeralds and diamonds.
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A treasure chest hidden in the Rocky Mountains for a decade has finally been found

Thousands of brave souls have ventured into the Rocky Mountains for the past decade, searching for a treasure chest filled with gold, rubies, emeralds and diamonds.
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After 10 Years, Hidden $1M Treasure Chest Finally Found

89-year-old Forrest Fenn had a secret, reports the Guardian. He'd hidden a treasure chest worth over $1 million somewhere in America's Rocky Mountains: For more than a decade, he packed and repacked his treasure chest, sprinkling in gold dust and adding hundreds of rare gold coins and gold nuggets. Pre-Colombian animal figures went in, along with prehistoric mirrors of hammered gold, ancient Chinese faces carved from jade and antique jewelry with rubies and emeralds. For more than 10 years, "h...
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Forrest Fenn confirms $1m treasure chest found in Rocky Mountains after decade-long hunt

The decade-long hunt for a treasure chest containing $1m (£790,000) in gold and jewels has ended with its discovery in the Rocky Mountains.Art dealer Forrest Fenn sparked the search for the loot after publishing clues pointing to its location in his 2010 autobiography “The Thrill of the Chase.”
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Treasure chest hidden in Rocky Mountains finally found

A bronze chest filled with gold, jewels, and other valuables worth more than $1 million and hidden a decade ago somewhere in the Rocky Mountain wilderness has been found, according to a famed art and antiquities collector who created the treasure hunt. Forrest Fenn, 89, told the Santa Fe New Mexican on Sunday that a man who did not want his name released — but was from “back East” — located the chest a few days ago and the discovery was confirmed by a photograph the man sent him. “It was under a...
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$1m treasure in Rocky Mountains has been found, says Forrest Fenn

Artifacts dealer claims treasure he buried a decade ago has been found, Santa Fe newspaper reports Famed art and antiquities collector Forrest Fenn, who said he hid $1m in treasure in the Rocky Mountain wilderness a decade ago, said Sunday that the chest of goods has been found.Fenn, 89, told the Santa Fe New Mexican that a treasure hunter located the chest a few days ago. The man who found it does not want his name mentioned. Continue reading...
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Ethanol production expands 9.2% to largest volume since March

In Washington, D.C., according to EIA data analyzed by the Renewable Fuels Association for the week ending May 22, ethanol production shifted 9.2%, or 61,000 barrels per day (b/d), to 724,000 b/d—equivalent to 30.41 million gallons daily and the largest volume since March. However, production remains tempered due to COVID-19 disruptions, coming in 31.5% below the same week in 2019. The four-week average ethanol production rate rose 7.8% to 651,000 b/d, equivalent to an annualized rate of 9.98 bi...
Tags: Washington, Producer News, EIA, Ethanol, RFA, Rocky Mountains, Renewable Fuels Association, COVID-19