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(March 19, 2018) -- A coalition of residents from the South Canyon area and greater Glenwood Springs has formed in opposition to plans by tourism industry mogul Steve Beckley to study possible development of the city-owned South Canyon hot springs with camping and other amenities.

CO: New coalition brings attention to South Canyon issues

RIFLE, Colo. — A coalition of residents from the South Canyon area and greater Glenwood Springs has formed in opposition to plans by tourism industry mogul Steve Beckley to study possible development of the city-owned South Canyon hot springs with camping and other amenities.

“The South Canyon solution needs to be one that’s focused on gentle tracks,” said Craig Amichaux, a member of the new South Canyon Coalition and co-owner of the Ami’s Acres’ Campground in West Glenwood, at the Thursday Glenwood Springs City Council meeting.

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Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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