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Garden of the Gods
Annual Bighorn Day features multiple activities at Garden of the Gods Feb. 13 (posted 2/2/16)

Good crowd for first-ever Fossil Day at GoG Visitor Center; could become annual event (posted 10/7/15)

'Fossil Day' - new event at Garden of the Gods Visitor Center Oct. 10 (posted 10/7/15)

Renovations done, GoG Visitor Center brings back nature, history presentations (posted 6/23/15)

Starlight Spectacular cycle ride starts, finishes at GoG Visitor Center June 20 (posted 6/12/15)


Red Rock Canyon
Two more volunteer workdays to finish flood fixes at Red Rock Canyon (posted 11/16/15)

'Talk and Walk' Sept. 16 on Red Rock Canyon's geologic history (posted 9/14/15)

Added trail workdays in September for flood damage in Red Rock Canyon (posted 8/26/15)

Friends of Red Rock Canyon Talk and Walks scheduled; preregistration necessary (posted 8/19/15)

Red Rock Canyon reopens, but volunteer workdays set for added flood repairs (posted 7/2/15)


Rock Ledge Ranch
Natural Christmas trees can be recycled for $5 donation at Rock Ledge Ranch (posted 12/31/15)

Holiday Evening at Rock Ledge Dec. 19 offers 1800s-style Christmas festivities (posted 12/12/15)

'Oink' event at Rock Ledge Ranch Nov. 14 offers insights to early settlers' lives (posted 11/2/15)

Free admission to Rock Ledge Ranch for annual Harvest Festival Oct. 3 (posted 9/28/15)

6th annual American Indian Powwow at Rock Ledge Ranch Sept. 26 (posted 9/21/15)

Greenhouse project fundraising goal of Folk Art Fest Sept. 18-20 (posted 9/12/15)

Photo essay: Action at the annual Rock Ledge Ranch Labor Day vintage baseball game (posted 9/7/15)

Annual Labor Day vintage baseball game at Rock Ledge Ranch Sept. 7 (posted 8/31/15)

Photo essay: 5th straight Fiddles & Vittles sellout (posted 7/27/15)

Rock Ledge hosts Theatreworks' 'Shakespeare at the Ranch' July 30-Aug. 22 (posted 7/22/15)

Four bands, food and drink in Fiddles, Vittles & Vino July 26 at Rock Ledge (posted 7/15/15)

Patches, solo cow at Rock Ledge Ranch for about 10 years, passes on (posted 7/11/15)

Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site 'Family Fourth' July 4 - photos (posted 7/4/15)

July 4 at Rock Ledge includes patriotic music, historical figures, old-time games (posted 6/29/15)

Shearing, sheepherding bring favorable season start for Rock Ledge Ranch (posted 6/14/15)


City/County Parks
Maureen Tuttle takes over as president of Friends of Bear Creek Dog Park (posted 11/19/15)

Goats leave Bear Creek Park early; off-leash dog incidents main reason (posted 11/10/15)

Wyoming goats to chomp weeds around Bear Creek Garden through mid- November (posted 11/07/15)

Annual 'Ghouls & Stools' event to clean up Dog Park off 21st Street Oct. 31 (posted 10/25/15)

Volunteer leader steps down after helping Dog Park become 'world class' (posted 9/7/15)

Volunteers to pull noxious weeds requested for Bear Creek Park Aug. 1 (posted 7/24/15)

City upgrade project to close Section 16 Trailhead through early August (posted 7/3/15)

Archery camps offered through summer at Bear Creek Regional Park (posted 6/3/15)


Trails
City builds 'shortcut' to Midland Trail from Highway 24 and 26th Street (posted 9/23/15)

Foothills Trail opens in Garden of the Gods after 3-month closure (posted 8/27/15)

Cimarron/I-25 work requires three-month detour for Bear Creek Trail's I-25 underpass (posted 8/20/15)


Bear Creek Nature Center
'Candelight' event, annual Bear Creek Nature Center fundraiser, Dec. 4 (posted 11/25/15)

Runners to dress as bears in 3-K 'theme' race to benefit Bear Creek Nature Center (posted 11/2/15)

'Nature Works' Art Show fundraiser at Bear Creek Nature Center Sept. 11-12 (posted 9/4/15)

Back to full staff, days of operation, Nature Center offers 'Happy Trails' event Aug. 14 (posted 8/5/15)

Fundraising in fall to bolster Ballot Issue 1A $ for Bear Creek Nature Center (posted 6/26/15)

Artists invited to submit works for Bear Creek Nature Center fundraiser show (posted 6/22/15)


Norris-Penrose Event Center
Working cowboys featured in Ride for the Brand Rodeo July 3 (posted 6/26/14)


General
RMFI seeks volunteers this fall for 9 more Garden workdays, 3 at Red Rock (posted 10/4/15)

County sponsors free hazardous waste drop-off near Citizens Service Center Oct. 3 (posted 9/29/15)

Volunteers requested for county-led Fountain Creek cleanup Sept. 26-Oct. 4 (posted 9/24/15)

Informational meeting Oct. 1 at Extension Office for prospective Master Gardeners (posted 9/22/15)

Fireworks legal in El Paso County (but not in city) (posted 6/24/15)



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