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Restore Wildlife Habitat (remove barbed-wire fencing) Saturday, September 21

Sky Mountain Park in Snowmass Saturday, September 21: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Free and open to the public, registration required. Project Description: Help us remove old barbed wire fencing to allow animals to move freely across important elk and deer habitat in Sky Mountain Park. Vestiges of decades-old grazing operations, these disused fence lines now deteriorate and fragment wildlife habitat. Directions: We will provide the meeting location as we get closer to the event. What to bring: Rain gear, closed toed shoes, sun protection and water bottles. Please bring your own lunch, water, sun protection, close-toed shoes, and long pants [...]

Restore Wildlife Habitat (remove barbed-wire fencing) Saturday, September 21 2019-07-02T21:45:51+00:00

Wild Feast Wednesday, June 27

Join us for our 2nd annual gala to protect our wild lands with special guest speakers Sharon Buccino and Nada Culver, live music, and seasonal dinner by the Caribou Club. Tickets $500 | Tables $5,000 (up to 8 seats) or (up to 12 seats) $10,000 Tables include valet parking and acknowledgement. We are almost sold out. For Tickets, please contact Rebecca Mirsky, (970) 963-3977 To purchase tickets or tables or for more information: use the form below, by check (mail to: PO Box 1442, Carbondale, CO 81623), or by phone: Rebecca Mirsky, (970) 963-3977 About our speakers: Sharon Buccino is [...]

Wild Feast Wednesday, June 27 2019-04-19T17:36:21+00:00

Packing List for Hikes Lista de empaque

Packing for an excursion into the wilderness is all about finding the balance between weight, comfort, and being prepared.  Check the weather, but be aware that Colorado weather can be unpredictable. Temperature and precipitation can change rapidly. Wilderness Workshop's guide will bring maps, a basic field guide, a "nature's calling kit"  (paper, trowel, hand sanitizer), and a group first aid kit.  Ideally, the group will stay together, but be sure you have what you need to be alright in case of an accidental separation.  The Bare Minimum... Backpack Food 2.5 liters of water Comfortable Boots or hiking shoes Rain Gear Warm [...]

Packing List for Hikes Lista de empaque 2018-06-07T21:53:53+00:00