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Special Events

  • Phantom Canyon River Trail Maintenance Days

    Phantom Canyon Preserve
    June 24, 2017 - September 16, 2017

    Help us maintain part of our 4-mile River Trail that weaves throughout and alongside the North Fork at the bottom of Phantom Canyon. The morning will be dedicated to light trail maintenance, followed by an afternoon of self-guided fishing. Saturday, June 24Saturd... Learn more

  • Wildflower Hike

    Phantom Canyon
    June 16, 2017

    Connect with nature and enjoy the spectacular variety of native wildflowers at the peak of spring bloom in Phantom Canyon.  An experienced local naturalist, Heather Knight, will lead you on the discovery as you hike through grasslands, foothills shrublands and d... Learn more

  • Carpenter Ranch Bird Walks May-June

    Carpenter Ranch
    May 13, 2017 - June 03, 2017

    For information about any of these walks, contact: or 970.846-9102. Sat. May 13, 8-10 a.m. Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day with the Nature Conservancy and The Yampa Valley Birding Club as we welcome our feathered friends back to the Yamp... Learn more

  • Americas Latino Eco Festival

    Denver Museum of Nature & Science
    2001 Colorado Blvd.
    Denver, CO
    September 15, 2017 - September 17, 2017

      The Nature Conservancy in Colorado is proud to once again sponsor this important cultural event. The Americas Latino Eco Fest is a three-day event aiming to strengthen the voice of the Latino community on issues relating to climate change and environmental ju... Learn more

  • Incredible Predators IMAX Screening

    Denver Museum of Nature & Science Phipps IMAX Theater
    2001 Colorado Blvd.
    Denver, CO
    June 14, 2017

      This special screening of the IMAX film Incredible Predators 3D looks at the world of major predators as never before, providing insight into the remarkable strategies they use to succeed. Spectacular scenic views and aerials take you to the action as you exam... Learn more

  • RiverSweep 2017

    Fishback Park, 818 Water St, Denver, CO
    April 22, 2017

    We are excited to host our annual Spring RiverSweep on Earth Day this year! Volunteers of all ages will help Denver Parks and Recreation buy picking up trash, removing weeds and other plant debris, repairing trails, painting park fixtures, and getting our parks read... Learn more

  • Phantom Volunteer Day Grounds Maintenance and Interpretive Hike

    Phantom Canyon Preserve
    June 03, 2017

      Connect with nature while enjoying a morning of gratifying stewardship work on the beautiful Phantom Canyon Preserve. We will be doing some light trail and fence maintenance, as well as weed removal and general touch-ups around the facilities. Your contributio... Learn more

  • Preserving Biodiversity in the Face of a Changing Climate

    Phantom Canyon Preserve
    May 26, 2017

      Connect with nature and help us mitigate the threat non-native, invasive species pose to our biodiversity. Learn about various weed management techniques and spend a few hours working in a stunning location to reduce those populations. A bagged lunch will be n... Learn more

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