Nature Toddlers

With Dave Van Manen

April 14, 2017
Join us for fun and learning in the woods with your young ones and Ranger Dave as we sing songs, explore Nature, do some yoga, listen for birds, and learn about some of the different animals that live here in the park! Getting outside is good for Moms and Dads and Grandma and Grandpas!  Bring the whole family and yes, babies in arms are always welcome. You will love the time in the tall pines as you explore the natural world through the eyes of your child!    

Nature Toddlers

With Dave Van Manen

May 5, 2017
Join us for fun and learning in the woods with your young ones and Ranger Dave as we sing songs, explore Nature, do some yoga, listen for birds, and learn about some of the different animals that live here in the park! Getting outside is good for Moms and Dads and Grandma and Grandpas!  Bring the whole family and yes, babies in arms are always welcome. You will love the time in the tall pines as you explore the natural world through the eyes of your child!    

Yoga in Nature Saunter

With Julie Emmons

May 20, 2017
Yoga-in-Nature Hike What better way to enjoy a spring afternoon than a guided hike among the pines sprinkled with some trailside yoga. Julie Emmons of Pueblo’s Open Studio Yoga will guide the trailside yoga, which is appropriate for beginners and experienced alike. Bring along a yoga mat if you have one.  

A Walk through Three Seasons: Nature Writing Workshop Part 3

May 20, 2017
A Walk through Three Seasons: Nature Writing Workshops For Budding Writers Is one of your New Year’s Resolutions to create more? To write a book or write poetry? Join Ranger Pine (David Martin) for one or all of these morning workshops as he walks you to some of the Park’s most remote and inspiring locations where you will observe and write with like- minded individuals to help fuel the creative process.  Each workshop will be different because there is not one day that goes by without subtle changes in our natural world. So grab your favorite notebook, slip on a good…

Spring Wildflower Hike/ Intro to Watercolor Hike

With Henry Pounds

May 21, 2017
Mountain Park Environmental Center
  Enjoy learning about the wildflowers in bloom and the basics of how to paint them with watercolors on this guided hike. You will be walked through flower identification as well as the foundation of watercolor painting. This is suitable for all levels of artists. Painting Materials Provided Bring along plenty of water, and maybe a snack on these moderately strenuous hikes that are educational and fun. Unless otherwise noted, most hikes last from two to three hours and are appropriate for adults and children over 12.

Nature Toddlers

With Dave Van Manen

June 9, 2017
Join us for fun and learning in the woods with your young ones and Ranger Dave as we sing songs, explore Nature, do some yoga, listen for birds, and learn about some of the different animals that live here in the park! Getting outside is good for Moms and Dads and Grandma and Grandpas!  Bring the whole family and yes, babies in arms are always welcome. You will love the time in the tall pines as you explore the natural world through the eyes of your child!    

Summer Solstice Drum Circle

With Dave Van Manen

June 21, 2017
Mountain Park Environmental Center
Come join us around the fire circle as we welcome the arrival of Summer with our Summer Solstice Drum Circle. We have lots of drums but bring your own if you’d like. And, bring the whole family!   And if you want to spend a night at the Horseshoe Lodge, then this may be a perfect night for you to book a room on line and stay until morning. Look at our affordable room rates and invite your friends to join you too!