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Glenwood Quarry Expansion Hike Thurs, August 13

Glenwood Quarry Expansion Hike Thurs, August 13 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Free and open to the public, registration required Wilderness Workshop’s COVID-19 Protocols - Please read before signing up Join Wilderness Workshop and the Glenwood Springs Citizens Alliance on a hike to learn about Rocky Mountain Industrials, Inc’s proposed expansion of the Mid-Continent Limestone Quarry. This hike will meet at the Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park parking lot, and will begin with a tram ride to the top of the mountain. The group will walk through an area near Transfer Trail which would be part of the massive mine expansion, with [...]

Glenwood Quarry Expansion Hike Thurs, August 132020-07-13T16:50:17+00:00

Janeway Plein Air Watercolor and Mindfulness Workshop with Nicolette Toussaint Saturday, August 15

Janeway Plein Air Watercolor and Mindfulness Workshop, with Nicolette Toussaint Saturday, August 15 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free and open to the public, registration required Wilderness Workshop’s COVID-19 Protocols - Please read before signing up In partnership with Carbondale Arts, Wilderness Workshop is excited to offer a plein air watercolor class. Gather your art supplies and hit the trail with local artist Nicolette Toussaint and Wilderness Workshop's naturalist guide Brandon Jones. This experience will introduce you to Janeway, a historic mining camp and riparian area along the Crystal River, as well as offer instruction on plein air style watercoloring. [...]

Janeway Plein Air Watercolor and Mindfulness Workshop with Nicolette Toussaint Saturday, August 152020-08-13T18:57:00+00:00

Hay Park Full Moon Hike Tuesday, Sept 1

Hay Park Full Moon Hike, near Carbondale Tuesday, September 1 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m Free and open to the public, registration required Wilderness Workshop’s COVID-19 Protocols - Please read before signing up This short evening hike will venture into Hay Park at the base of Mount Sopris and culminate in a meadow where we'll watch the moon rise over the horizon. Parts of Hay Park are proposed as an addition to the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area. Learn more about past and current efforts to designate Wilderness within the White River National Forest and nearby landscapes. Bring a headlamp and [...]

Hay Park Full Moon Hike Tuesday, Sept 12020-07-13T16:37:26+00:00

The Lorax Trail Bike Ride Saturday, October 10

The Lorax Trail Bike Ride Saturday, October 10 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Free and open to the public, registration required Wilderness Workshop’s COVID-19 Protocols - Please read before signing up Join Wilderness Workshop on the second of our three-part "Explore your BLM Wildlands" series on the Lorax Trail. This fun and challenging ride is definitely a local's favorite with great views and fast, flowy single track through oak, pinyon, and juniper forest. On this outing, you'll learn about Wilderness Workshop's work with the Bureau of Land Management to keep oil and gas development out of our most sacred BLM [...]

The Lorax Trail Bike Ride Saturday, October 102020-06-24T21:17:31+00:00

The Hogback Hike Saturday, October 17

The Hogback Hike Saturday, October 17 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free and open to the public, registration required Wilderness Workshop’s COVID-19 Protocols - Please read before signing up The final hike in the "Explore Your BLM Wildlands" three-part mini-series, The Hogback Hike is an incredible, off-the-beaten-path jaunt up Andgee's Ridge to a 8,052-feet peak in the heart of the Grand Hogback near Rifle. An old mining road splits off to an adventurous off-trail ridge-walk through a pinyon-juniper forest. The area is ripe with wildlife and spectacular views of the Hogback, Battlement and Grand mesas, the Roan Plateau, the Thompson [...]

The Hogback Hike Saturday, October 172020-06-24T21:20:41+00:00