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Garden of the Gods
City Parks to try 'Motorless Morning' April 22 for Garden of the Gods (posted 4/5/18)

Annual Earth Day at GoG Visitor Center, Rock Ledge Ranch April 21 (posted 4/5/18)

Volunteers welcome for RFMI's spring workdays in Garden of the Gods (posted 3/30/18)

Suggested GoG traffic solutions include shuttle, car-free days, parking fees (posted 3/13/18)

'Hip, healthy cafe' replacing traditional cafeteria at GoG Visitor Center (posted 2/27/18)

Garden of the Gods shuttle options to go before public at March 12 'open house' (posted 2/23/18)

Annual event honoring bighorns at GoG Visitor Center Feb. 10 (posted 1/28/18)

GoG restroom plan OK'd; North Main facility 1st, but $ questions persist (posted 12/21/17)

Controversial blue frame removed from Garden of the Gods after outcry (posted 12/18/17)

Bird count, AdAmAn talk among activities at Garden of the Gods in December (posted 12/5/17)

Gates installed at all but 1 GoG access - Gateway Road design in progress (posted 12/2/17)

2nd public meeting Nov. 30 on restrooms in Garden of the Gods (posted 11/17/17)

GoG Gateway Adventure Series schedules speakers Nov. 11, 19 and 20 (posted 11/4/17)

Guided hike in Garden of Gods under the (nearly) full moon Nov. 4 (posted 10/23/17)

Record turnouts for simultaneous Garden, Rock Ledge events Oct. 7 (posted 10/16/17)

Public meeting Oct. 24 on restroom inadequacies in Garden of Gods (posted 10/11/17)

Results by year's end on study to create Garden of the Gods shuttle service (posted 10/3/17)

Neighborly: Rock Ledge Harvest Fest, Garden of Gods Fossil Day both Oct. 7 (posted 9/28/17)

1st-time 'Astronomy Day Celebration' at Garden of the Gods Visitor Center Sept. 30 (posted 9/19/17)


Red Rock Canyon
Work on landfill, illegal holding pond planned at Red Rock Canyon (posted 3/18/18)

Red Rock Canyon geology and fossil record subject of Talk and Walk Aug. 15 (posted 8/4/17)


Rock Ledge Ranch
Rock Ledge Ranch 1 of 6 Treecycle drop-offs; donations benefit youth programs (posted 12/26/17)

Old-fashioned Christmas at Rock Ledge Ranch's annual Holiday Evening Dec. 16 (posted 12/4/17)

Hog processing explained in 'Everything But the Oink' Nov. 11 at Rock Ledge (posted 11/2/17)

Neighborly: Rock Ledge Harvest Fest, Garden of Gods Fossil Day both Oct. 7 (posted 9/28/17)

Rock Ledge Ranch base ball game entertaining (don't look at the score) (posted 9/5/17)


Bancroft Park
City Forestry removing at least 3 dead trees in southeast part of Bancroft Park (posted 2/27/18)

2 break-ins at historic Bancroft cabin - discouraging for History Center (posted 2/22/18; updated 3/7/18)

Bancroft work to occur during 'event season' after all; completion not till 2019 (posted 1/15/18)

City sees only restroom as possible before summer at Bancroft; meeting Jan. 11 (posted 12/27/17)

Bancroft: Handicapped ramp going in; December public meeting possible (posted 10/30/17)


City/County Parks
Bear Creek Park, Dog Park among locations for 'Great American Cleanup' April 21 (posted 4/6/18)

Hike under full moon at Bear Creek Nature Center Jan. 31 (posted 1/23/18)

Santa, zoo animals, chili in Nature Center's 'Bear Creek by Candlelight' Dec. 1 (posted 11/21/17)

Walkers/runners in bear suits welcome at Bear Creek Nature Center Nov. 4 (posted 10/23/17)

Annual 'Ghouls' cleanup at El Paso County's Bear Creek Dog Park Oct. 28 (posted 10/18/17)

Goats back to munch weeds in Bear Creek Park; keep dogs on leashes (posted 10/15/17)

Catamount Institute offers afternoon, evening events for 20-year celebration Sept. 24 (posted 9/15/17)

Humane Society's annual Pawtoberfest in Bear Creek Regional Park Sept. 16 (posted 9/12/17)


General
Region sees 'huge migration numbers' this year for painted lady butterflies (posted 10/16/17)

Forest Service reopens Waldo Canyon, but fire-ruined trail remains closed (posted 10/4/17)

Avoid (but report) illegal camps, Creek Week Cleanup volunteers being told (posted 9/20/17)

Apology for bike event's reroute impacting avenue business owners (posted 7/11/17)

Highway 24 cleanup by Scenic Colorado near Red Rock Canyon July 15 (posted 7/11/17)

Mostly Westside streets for 400-rider, 44-mile amateur bike race June 30 (posted 6/19/17)



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