Rocky Flats News & Candelas Stories

Welcome to Candelas Backyard Blog, providing news, information and contributions representing our community's support for Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, which will open to the public in 2018.

Do you have a story to tell, interesting facts to share or have a great Refuge photo you’ve taken? Send those to us at backyardblog@candelsaslife.com. We'll let you know before we use them.

(Note: This site is a production of Candelas Life Wide Open and not officially affiliated with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge or any government organization. We reserve all rights to editorial decisions.)

How one Candelas resident came to feel great about living near Rocky Flats - blog post image

How one Candelas resident came to feel great about living near Rocky Flats

Candelas resident Sandra Bornstein is an accomplished writer, educator and traveler. In an exceptionally comprehensive post for her personal blog, Sandra details how she researched living near Rocky Flats – an effort that resulted she and her husband deciding to purchase a home in our community. If you’re considering Candelas, or even if you live here already, Sandra’s article is well worth your time. Read it here.

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