The North Fork Scrapbook Projects seeks to support local efforts to protect the unique qualities of the North Fork community, and its public lands, agricultural and natural resources, through sharing the stories that are lived here.

Paonia’s Paradise Theatre: A Resilient Community’s Testament to Time

Paonia’s Paradise Theatre: A Resilient Community’s Testament to Time

When Paonia’s Paradise Theatre mostly closed and went up for sale in 2013 the community realized more was at risk than another local business trying to survive tough times.  Various conversations about buying and reopening the theater kept running into […]

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Cabin Fever Film Series

Cabin Fever Film Series

At Paonia’s Paradise Theater If you’re beginning to feel the winter blues, don’t fret just yet. The Cabin Fever Series at the Paradise Theater begins in January and will surely brighten the dreariest of moods! This program is a great […]

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Western Slope: Soon to See Sandhill Cranes

Western Slope: Soon to See Sandhill Cranes

Rocky Mountain Sandhill Cranes have been traveling almost the same migratory route for thousands of years along the Rocky Mountain […]

Feb 23, 2015     No Comments
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Lifestyle: Winter on the Western Slope

Lifestyle: Winter on the Western Slope

It wasn’t until a couple years ago that I finally developed an appreciation for winter.  I was used to blustery […]

Jan 8, 2015     No Comments
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North Fork Wildlife Winter  Home

North Fork Wildlife Winter Home

“Be careful.  Lots of deer on the road.” It was late November and driving, especially in the evenings that came […]

Dec 4, 2014     No Comments
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Community: West Elk Mountain Rescue

Community: West Elk Mountain Rescue

Information and photos for this article provided by Cedar Keshet with West Elk Mountain Rescue. The best solution to safety […]

Oct 28, 2013     No Comments
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West Elk Mountains Erupt in “Riot of Fall Color”

West Elk Mountains Erupt in “Riot of Fall Color”

Each year as certain as the changing leaves come the ‘leaf peepers,’ the visitors that find themselves in western Colorado […]

Oct 3, 2013     1 Comment
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A View of the Valley: the North Fork Alternative Plan

A View of the Valley: the North Fork Alternative Plan

I hate to fly. It terrifies me. Always has. I haven’t been on a commercial airliner since September 8, 2001, […]

Jul 31, 2013     No Comments
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