The River TripA monthly discussion of Dolores River issues and a celebration of those who love to float it's whitewater.
ListenThe River Trip - November 14th, 2013
Host Lee-Ann Hill talks with Dale Smith and Duncan Rose from Trout Unlimited about their chapter's efforts at improving fish habitat and their observations on how climate change is affecting cutthroat trout in the Dolores River Basin.
The River Trip - October 10th, 2013
New host Lee-Ann Hill from Dolores River Boating Advocates talks with Jim White, an aquatic biologist with Colorado Parks and Wildlife, about native fish populations in the Dolores River.
The River Trip - July 11th, 2013
Host Jay Loschert talks with local Grand Canyon river guide Tim Cooper about his life as a river guide and shares stories about his first descent of the Little Colorado River and a mother's day adventure on the Dolores River.
The River Trip - June 13th, 2013
Host Jay Loschert talks with Sam Carter, a teacher at Southwest Open School in Cortez, about his experiences on the Dolores River, changes he has seen on the river in recent years, and how to get stuck in Snaggletooth Rapids.
The River Trip - May 9th, 2013
Host Jay Loschert talks with filmmakers Greg Cairns and Stephen Witherspoon, whose new documentary film "The Current" looks at water issues through the lens of their trip down the Animas and San Juan Rivers in 2012.
The River Trip - April 11th, 2013
Host Jay Loschert of Dolores River Boating Advocates talks with Dennis Schell about the history of how the Dolores River became a candidate for designation as a wild and scenic river, and Amber Kelly, Dolores River Campaign Coordinator for San Juan Citizens Alliance, provides an update on where the federal designation process is now.
The River Trip - March 14th, 2013
Host Jay Loschert of Dolores River Boating Advocates talks to former Dolores River ranger Rick Ryan about how he started his career and and his experience with river stewardship through the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics.
The River Trip - February 14th, 2013
On this Valentine's Day debut of The River Trip, host Jay Loschert of Dolores River Boating Advocates hears love stories from two sisters who found their husbands on the river, and learned that the river can be a seductive source of adventure and fun.