Will Stambaugh, water resource officer for the city of Golden, stands in front of the spillway monitoring station at the city’s Guanella Reservoir. The reservoir, located along the West Fork of Clear Creek near the town of Empire, is the primary storage facility for Golden water.
Guanella Reservoir iced over but full.
The view near Guanella Reservoir, looking upstream along the reservoir’s source, the West Fork of Clear Creek.
Corey McNellis was a two-time Colorado wrestling champion at Ponderosa. His older brother Chris was the Mustangs' first-ever state champ.