Community members can learn about edible and medicinal plants in the local environment during two alpine hikes Aug. 8 and Aug. 15.
Participants will sample the bounty of nature while getting outside, meeting new people and experiencing the beauty of the outdoors.
The cost is $35 per hike per person.
Register at the Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave., or at www.DurangoGov.org/register4rec.
For meeting location and time, call instructor Calida Maischoss at 759-9287 or email AlpenHike@gmail.com.
Participants may carpool to the site. Bring a snack, notebook and/or camera.