Tag Archives: Village at Wolf Creek

Cat fight: The threatened Canada lynx is a factor in lawsuits over the Village at Wolf Creek

The future of a seldom-seen feline and the fate of a luxury development on Wolf Creek Pass, seemingly distinct issues, are inextricably entangled. The status of the shy, snow-loving Canada lynx, listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, influences … Continue reading

Published in October 2016 Tagged

Under pressure: Emails released by the Forest Service in response to a FOIA action show how Village at Wolf Creek developers prodded the agency

Thousands of documents obtained from the U.S. Forest Service by a coalition of environmental groups opposed to building a luxury resort near the summit of Wolf Creek Pass are adding yet another controversial chapter to a complex legal battle that … Continue reading

Published in February 2016 Tagged

Village at Wolf Creek awaits court ruling: Construction on the controversial resort is halted by a stipulation agreement

No work will be done on the Village at Wolf Creek until a lawsuit filed in late June against the development is resolved in federal court, according to a recently signed stipulation agreement. The agreement, signed in July, halts all … Continue reading

Published in August 2015 Tagged

Lawsuit seeks to halt Wolf Creek resort

Spanning three decades of lawsuits and fierce debate, a controversial land swap at Wolf Creek Pass in Southwest Colorado faces another obstacle as opponents fight to keep the Village at Wolf Creek at bay. A coalition of conservation organizations including … Continue reading

Published in July 2015 Tagged