In this clip from our documentary, Nature of the Beasts, Nick talks about the importance of viewing wildlife from a safe distance and also shares some facts you might not already know about the Elk Rut.
In this clip from, Nature of the Beasts, we needed to examine all aspects of sustainability and especially the work being done by the men and women of Colorado Parks and Wildlife. They graciously included us in the very sensitive procedure of examining and collaring this beautiful cow elk.
"Often when we think of migration routes, we think of things like the caribou facing wolves and cold while marching across the Arctic Reserve. The elk in Estes Park face more of a cosmopolitan challenge like the ones we filmed this morning." Nick
Did you ever see two pikas fight? In this clip from our new film, 'Nature of the Beasts', Nick talks to Pika expert, Chris Ray, about the territorial nature of this little alpine creature.
For this short video we used a drone to film two very experienced rock climbers just outside of Estes Park. The views were incredible from up there!
In this short clip, learn about the snakes you will find in Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park.
“Other than the threat of being killed when we break the rules, bears face a new threat. As our climate warms, their hibernation duration is growing shorter causing them to require more food the rest of the year - more food than the fluctuating climate in these life zones may be able to provide.” Nick Mollé
Snowpack in the Rockies is something we’ve been measuring since the days of the great Enos Mills In this clip from our new film, ‘Nature of the Beasts’, Nick goes to Niwot Ridge (just south of Rocky Mountain National Park), home to one of the country’s major snow monitoring areas.
In this short video, Nick tracks down a family of dipper birds in Rocky Mountain National Park. The American Dipper is known for diving under a swift current and swimming underwater to hunt.
In this clip from our new film, "Nature of the Beasts", Nick talks about the world famous elk rut and shares some facts that you might not already know.
It takes all of us to save the life of a bear! Seeing a wild bear is an unforgettable experience! Black bears eat, sleep, and live here. Rocky is an important place for bears. And we hope it is a special place for you. We care about bears. Will you?
Learn about the Moose of Rocky Mountain National Park in this short video!
In this clip from our newest film, "Nature of the Beasts", Nick meets with Scott Rashid from the Colorado Avian Research and Rehabilitation Institute to talk about owls in Rocky Mountain National Park. "Nature of the Beasts" is now playing on PBS stations across the country and is available to purchase on our website as a DVD/Blu-ray combo.
For thousands of years beavers have been a vital part of the riparian life zones within Rocky Mountain National Park. In this clip from "Rivers of the Rockies", Nick talks about the importance of these industrious critters that many consider to be "nature's engineers".
Looking for a good place to see Big Horn Sheep? Check out this clip from "Wild Notes with Nick Mollé" to find out where and when is the best time to see some big horn sheep headbutting.
Every year Estes Park, CO is treated to one of the great events in nature, the elk rut! Here’s an important video we made reminding everyone to be safe and respect these majestic animals.