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‘Get Out More’ tour to arrive in Durango

Backpacker Magazine will bring the “Get Out More” tour to Durango and hold an event from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 12 at Backcountry Experience, 1205 Camino del Rio. Backpacker Magazine ambassador Randy...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Walk, run event to benefit Alzheimer’s Association

The “Stan the Marathon Man” event will be held at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 9, at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. A 5-K and 10-K run, 5-K walk, kid run, mini-sports expo,...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Trails 2000 to conduct trail work at Twin Buttes

Trails 2000, Twin Buttes of Durango and community volunteers will conduct trail work from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 6 at Twin Buttes trails, in anticipation for the first annual Bash at the Buttes...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Purgatory to hold mountain bike race, festival

The Mountain Bike Festival and Flow Trail Race will be held Aug. 27 at Purgatory Resort, 1 Skier Place. The event will celebrate the two-year anniversary of Purgatory’s Divinity Flow Trail, which...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Volunteers to start trail work at Horse Gulch

Trails 2000 staff and volunteers will conduct trail-work from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 30 at Horse Gulch. Crews will meet at the Horse Gulch trailhead, located at the end of Third Street east of Eighth...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Glacial geology field seminar planned for Highland Mary Lakes

The Journal Learn how glaciers helped shape the landscape while visiting some of the most picturesque lakes in the area, as certified interpretive guide MK Gunn leads a hike to the Highland Mary...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors to host hikes, bike rides

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: Saturday: 7 a.m., hike No Name Peak, north of Snowden Peak; contact Clark at lagow clagow@rmi.net. Monday: 7 a.m., hike Hansen, Hurricane and...

DATE: Aug. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

San Juan Mountains Association to hold annual picnic

San Juan Mountains Association will hold its annual volunteer and member picnic from 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 22 at Junction Creek Campground, located off Junction Creek Road, at 1499 Forest District Road...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Edible plant walk in La Plata Canyon scheduled Wednesday

San Juan Mountains Association and Turtle Lake Refuge will offer an edible plants walk from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23 through La Plata Canyon. Katrina Blair, edible-plant expert and co-founder of...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Input sought on Boggy Draw trail expansion

Dolores Ranger District is seeking public input on the proposed expansion project of the Boggy Draw trail system. The project would add 25 miles of non-motorized trails to the system. The deadline...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors announces upcoming activities

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: Hike to Columbine Lake, 7 a.m. Saturday; contact Chris Blackshear at 238-1541 or chris.blackshear@gmail.com. Hike Greyrock Ridge Loop at Relay...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Volunteers to start trail work at Horse Gulch

Trails 2000 staff and volunteers will conduct trail-work from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 16 and Aug. 23 at Horse Gulch. Crews will meet at the Horse Gulch trailhead, located at the end of Third Street east...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors