Photos: Craig Rancher unloads 1,000 sheep onto Rabbit Ears Pass | SteamboatToday.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Photos: Craig Rancher unloads 1,000 sheep onto Rabbit Ears Pass

A lamb leaps after being unloaded at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
About a half dozen people helped Nick Maneotis and crew unload 950 ewe and their lambs at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
A sheep leaps off the ramp and towards a green, flower-filled field at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022. Nick Maneotis of Craig unloaded about 950 ewe and their lambs on Saturday. The herd will graze in the area through September.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Nick Maneotis and crew unloaded about 950 ewe and their lamb at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Nick Maneotis watches as 950 of his ewes and their lambs are unloaded at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Atley Weber supervises as 950 ewes and their lambs are unloaded at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today

Get the area’s top headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. Sign up here: steamboatpilot.com/newsletter

About 950 ewe and their lambs were unloaded at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022. The sheep will graze in the area until September.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
About 950 ewe and their lambs were unloaded at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022. The sheep will graze in the area until September.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
A sheep communicates and munches on grass shortly after being unloaded from a trailer at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Nick Maneotis of Craig unloaded 950 ewe and their lambs at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
950 ewes and their lambs from Maneotis Ranch in Craig were unloaded at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Karen Maneotis, left, Andrea Maneotis-Weber, right, and Atley Weber represent three generations of the Maneotis family as they unloaded 950 ewe and their lambs at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
A car slows at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022, taking in the 950 ewe and their lambs that were released by Nick Maneotis.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Lambs gleefully leap and stay close to the herd of about 950 ewe at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022. Nick Maneotis’ herd will graze around the area until September.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Karen Maneotis and Atley Weber, 3, enjoyed the cool summer morning as they helped unload 950 ewe and their lambs at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
Atley Weber makes sure operations run smoothly as Nick Maneotis and crew unloaded about 950 ewes and their lambs at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today
A herder starts moving the sheep away from the highway and towards the Basecamp Trailhead at Dumont Lake parking lot on Rabbit Ears Pass on Saturday, July 16, 2022.
Shelby Reardon/Steamboat Pilot & Today

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User