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Season 1 Episode 10: The Keyhole Route with Everett Phillips

October 20, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

Longs Peak rises above Rocky Mountain National Park, enticing climbers of all skills and abilities. We join Everett Phillips, a climbing ranger at Rocky, to learn what being a climbing ranger is all about and how to plan a successful climb on the Keyhole Route. #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 9: Rocky Mountain Conservancy

October 06, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

Park partners are essential to the operation and preservation of Rocky. Learn more about one of Rocky's premiere partners, the Rocky Mountain Conservancy, the work they do, and how you can help. #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 8: Elk and Landscape Ecology

September 22, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

It's fall! To celebrate, we join Hanem Aboulezz, landscape ecologist at Rocky, to chat about elk, moose, beaver, Moraine Park, landscape ecology, and more. #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 7: Rocky's Historic Structures with Mary Johnston

September 08, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

Rocky is home to hundreds of historic structures, from backcountry cabins to rock walls. We join Mary Johnston, Historic Structures Technician, to learn more about these structures and what it takes to keep them safe. #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 6: Lindsey Lewis Rocky Volunteer Director

August 25, 2017 Posted by: Hope Ozolins

If you have ever visited Rocky chances are you've interacted with a volunteer. This week we speak with Lindsey Lewis, Rocky's Volunteer Program Director and how vital our volunteers are to you and the park.


Season 1 Episode 5: Design in the Great Outdoors

August 11, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

We join a class of graphic and industrial design students from the University of Kansas to talk about their week-long Design Outside class at Rocky, how living and designing outside without technology influences the creative process, and how the experience has shaped them personally and professionally. #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 4: With Kyle Patterson

July 28, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

This week we join Kyle Patterson, Rocky’s Public Affairs Officer, to talk about what in the heck a public affairs officer does, the importance of sharing Rocky’s amazing news and messages, current issues at the park, and what you can do to help us keep Rocky beautiful now and in the future. #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 3: Gettin' Wild on Rocky's West Side

July 14, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

We join rangers Maci MacPherson and Michele Simmons at Holzwarth Historic Site to talk about the wonders of Rocky's west side. #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 2: Chillin' in the Alpine with Cynthia Langguth

June 30, 2017 Posted by: Miles Barger

Back at it again! We join Cynthia Langguth, interpreter and EMT, at the Alpine Visitor Center to learn about the incredibly unique world of the alpine tundra: the land above the trees. Marmots, pika, and ptarmigan... oh my! #rmnpod


Season 1 Episode 1: A Love of the Mountains with Kathy Brazelton

June 15, 2017 Posted by: Rocky Mountain National Podcast

Our first episode! We join Kathy Brazelton, East District Naturalist, in Upper Beaver Meadows to chat about her life as a ranger, what an "interpreter" does in the National Park Service, ranger programs, signs of spring, and more. #rmnpod


Last updated: June 16, 2017

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