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Volunteers needed for Special Olympics Volunteers are needed for the Special Olympics Southwest Area Winter Games on Saturday at Durango Mountain Resort. On-the-hill gatekeepers and timers are...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Snowshoe races Saturday at Purgatory The Winter Warrior 10K and 5K sport snowshoe races will be held Saturday at the Nordic Center at Purgatory.Registration will be held on race day only, starting...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Seniors Outdoors! plans ski outings Seniors Outdoors! announces the following activities: b There will be downhill skiing at Durango Mountain Resort on various days of the week. Check the SO!...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2011 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Durango athlete medals in Chama Durango fitness trainer and yoga teacher Steve Ilg won three medals last weekend during three days of Nordic events at the 38th annual Chama Ski Classic in New...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Adaptive Sports benefit next month The Adaptive Sports Association’s annual Dave Spencer Ski Classic is coming up next month.Registration for teams is under way.The event will be Feb. 25-27. The...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Full moon snowshoe set for Sunday Durango Nature Studies will host a full moon snowshoe hike from 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Haviland Lake.Cost is $5 for members and $7 for nonmembers. Snow rentals are...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Skate-ski race Saturday at Center The Nordic Center at Purgatory will host the second race in the Coke Race Series on Saturday morning. The skate race will offer a 15-kilometer option for adults...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2011 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Skate clinic Saturday at Nordic Center The Nordic Center at Purgatory will hold a women’s skate clinic at 1 p.m. Saturday.There will be classes for all levels of skiers. Equipment rentals are...

DATE: Dec. 30, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Need a last-minute outdoor gift? DENVER (AP) – Why not give the gift of the great outdoors this holiday season?That’s the suggestion of two state agencies. Colorado State Parks said an annual parks...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Seniors Outdoors! planning outings Seniors Outdoors! announces activities:b Every Monday and Friday through the ski season, a group meets for downhill skiing at 9:30 a.m. at the base of the...

DATE: Dec. 16, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Seniors Outdoors! plans hike today Seniors Outdoors! announces this upcoming activity:b At 9:30 a.m. today, there will be an easy-to-moderate hike up Big Canyon Trail into Horse Gulch. RSVP to Bill...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Christmas tree cutting permits available Christmas tree permits allowing individuals to cut their own Christmas tree on national forest or BLM lands will go on sale today at San Juan Public Lands...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors