Estes Park Museum hosts Hayden’s Surveys: An Illustrated Presentation, Aug. 31
Culture

Estes Park Museum hosts Hayden’s Surveys: An Illustrated Presentation, Aug. 31

Professor Tom Huber ESTES PARK Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden viewed Colorado as the next best place for mining and resource development for the United States following the Civil War. His well-known survey created during the 1870s was intended to hasten that process. Tom Huber, Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, selected … Continue reading

Museum ‘packages history’ in Estes Valley Library Discovery Packs
Arts

Museum ‘packages history’ in Estes Valley Library Discovery Packs

ESTES PARK The Estes Park Museum’s Curator of Education and the Estes Valley Public Library’s Youth & Family Services Team collaborated to offer three Discovery Packs on local history for circulation. Discovery Packs are theme-based, developmentally appropriate kits that encourage children’s literacy skills.  The Museum hopes to reach young families and engage them with local history during … Continue reading

Rocky Mountain N.P.

Rocky Mountain National Park’s centennial year programs continue in May

ESTES PARK – The year-long celebration of Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary continues as we head into May.  Join us for one of these fun events! May 1: Wild Inspirations Art and artists throughout American history have found inspiration in wild places and    played important roles in informing the public about the wonders … Continue reading

Mountain Mix

February 2015 Mountain Mix – The Best of All the Rest

February 6 Companion Rescue Workshop Join Colorado Avalanche Information Center patrollers from A-Basin and patrollers from neighboring ski areas, Feb. 6, for a day of classroom instruction and hands-on outdoor scenarios on how to make solo and group avalanche rescues. The workshop is limited to 50 participants with backcountry experience and includes an introduction to … Continue reading

Rocky Mountain N.P.

Year-long celebration of Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary continues

The year-long celebration of Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary continues as we head into 2015! January 26 marks the 100th Anniversary of the signing of the legislation which created Rocky Mountain National Park, and lots of fun events have been scheduled throughout the month to celebrate! · January 16: National Western Stock Show and … Continue reading