Seniors Outdoors to host upcoming activities

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: A hike on Raider Ridge will be held at 9 a.m. on Monday. To join, contact Nancy Federico at 259-1949 or fortfed@gmail.com. A hike on the Animas...

DATE: March 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Mesa Verde to offer ecology hike March 24

Mesa Verde National Park will offer a free winter ecology hike, “End of Winter Wildflower Walk,” at 10 a.m. Friday, March 24, recommended for participants 12 and older. Participants will meet at...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors to host upcoming activities

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: A three-day car camping trip, “behind the rocks,” will start Sunday in Moab, Utah. To join, contact John Bregar at johnbregar09@gmail.com. “Fly...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Durango Nature Studies to offer spring break camp

Durango Nature Studies will offer an educational spring break camp for first-fourth graders March 27-31. Camp days will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and participants will meet DNS instructors at the Smiley...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Durango Nature Studies to host full moon hike Sunday

Durango Nature Studies will host an informational full-moon hike under the worm moon 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Falls Creek. Program facilitator Brooks Mitchell will lead the hike, and instruct...

DATE: March 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Public feedback sought on proposed spruce project

The San Juan National Forest Dolores Ranger District is seeking comments from the public on a preliminary vegetation management assessment for the Taylor and Stoner mesas. The project area is...

DATE: March 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors to host upcoming activities

Seniors Outdoors will host the following activities: The Seniors Outdoors monthly meeting and spring potluck will be held Tuesday at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. The social...

DATE: March 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Public library to hold lightweight backpacking seminar March 21

San Juan Mountains Association will hold a presentation about lightweight and ultra-lightweight backpacking 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 21 at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. Will...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Nature studies to offer snowshoe workshop Saturday

Durango Nature Studies will hold a snowshoe workshop 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Haviland Lake to learn about and explore the habitat of the tassel-eared squirrel. Participants will meet in the...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Nordic Center to host full moon bonfire March 11

The next Alpine Bank “Full Moon Howler” will be at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at Durango Nordic Center, 1 Skier Place. Attendees will gather around the bonfire to experience the alpenglow on the...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Sabino Canyon, Sonoran waterscape

For a warm and sunny spring break, join a deep field of Tucson residents launching into the Sonoran at the edge of their desert city. Enjoy the communal experience at Sabino Canyon Recreation Area...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Local Nordic ski racer caps off big season

Steve Ilg, Durango yoga and fitness instructor, finished a victorious regional winter season of multi-sport Nordic racing. Ilg finished first in his age group and fourth overall in his two...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Outdoors