After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
While the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park rebuilds after last year's devastating wildfire, one classic Royal Gorge attraction is still up and running.
The Royal Gorge Route Railroad kicked off its the 2014 season Saturday, with more than 120 people there for the first ride of the year.
The train goes through the 1,000-foot-deep canyon, close to where the Royal Gorge Fire burned last year. The railroad says the area the train visits was untouched by the fire.
Visitors came far and wide to be a part of the year's first trek.
"It's amazing that it's kept the way it is; it looks beautiful to us, especially being from Fort Worth," Preston Juckem said. "It's amazing to be able to come back out here and still see it and still be a part of it."
For one family, Saturday's trip was more than just a train ride.
"We figured we'd have one last family trip before I deploy next week," Seth Jones said, holding his young daughter.
The route will run on a limited daily departure schedule for the rest of March, before running Fridays through Sundays in April.
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