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  • New Adventures for 2019: 5 Winter Adventuring Tips

    New Adventures for 2019: 5 Winter Adventuring Tips Article and Photos by URGGuide Field Editor Ryan Michelle Scavo With seemingly countless miles of easily-accessible trails in the region, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are great ways to stay fit while exploring the Upper Rio Grande [...]

  • Backcountry Overnights

    The Colorado backcountry is a great place to explore when temperatures go down and snow accumulations go up. But what’s the best way to get first runs in untouched powder? Plan an overnight backcountry trip! The Rio Grande National Forest and surrounding area features [...]

  • Big Meadows Reservoir XC Skiing

    Article and Photos by URGGuide Field Editor Ryan Michelle Scavo Cross-country skiing is a great way to stay active during the snowy winter months, but it can also be an opportunity to explore new places. The San Luis Valley and surrounding San Juan Mountains [...]

  • Penitente Canyon Winter Hiking Wildlife

    Winter Hikes in Penitente Canyon

    Article and Photos by URGGuide Field Editor Ryan Michelle Scavo Hikers and snowshoers have a plethora of trails options in the area. From the San Luis Valley floor to the peaks along the Continental Divide, visitors can explore trails leading to frozen waterfalls, passing [...]

  • Winter Cross Country Skiing Kids

    Winter Fun with Kids!

    Article and Photos by URGGuide Field Editor Ryan Michelle Scavo So you’re new parents and you want to keep outdoor activity high on the list all year long, right? Or, maybe you’re well-seasoned caretakers looking for a new outdoor experience for the little ones? [...]

  • Winter Fly Fishing

    Article and Photos by URGGuide Field Editor Ryan Michelle Scavo Interested in getting on the water during the cold months? Well, the Rio Grande is sure to please fishing enthusiasts willing to take on chilly (and down-right freezing) fall and winter temperatures! Surprisingly, while [...]

  • Winter Gear Guide

    Article & Photos by URGGuide Field Editor Ryan Michelle Scavo Temperatures and weather conditions are wide-ranging on a fall or winter day in Rio Grande country; from 45 degrees and sunny to single digits and snowing, and even to sub-zero temps (and everything in [...]

  • Wolf Creek Ski Area

    Whether you are a skier or a boarder, you are in for a thrill at one of Colorado’s finest ski resorts. Friendly employees and plenty of light powder keep people coming back season after season. With over 400” of natural snow per year you won’t [...]

Upcoming Events

Feb
20
Thu
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium

Free Planetarium Double Feature

The Zacheis Planetarium opens to the public every Thursday evening and Saturday afternoon for a Free Double Feature. You can stay for both movies or just choose one. Seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Doors Open 15 minutes before the show.

7:00pm – Dream to Fly

7:45pm – Tales of the Maya Skies

Feb
22
Sat
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium
Feb 22 @ 3:00 pm
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium

Free Planetarium Double Feature

The Zacheis Planetarium opens to the public every Thursday evening and Saturday afternoon for a Free Double Feature. You can stay for both movies or just choose one. Seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Doors Open 15 minutes before the show.

First show begins at 3pm

Second show begins at 3:45pm

 

ALMA & Friends Concert @ Society Hall
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm
ALMA & Friends Concert @ Society Hall

ALMA & Friends presents Don Richmond and others
Free to Alma Members
Tickets $15

 

Feb
26
Wed
Trivia Night at Square Peg Brewerks @ Square Peg Brewerks
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Trivia Night at Square Peg Brewerks @ Square Peg Brewerks

Trivia Night at Square Peg Brewerks

FREE TO PLAY

Its that time again, another crazy night of Square Peg trivia & awesome beer on tap. Ian and his co host will start at 7pm, you can have up to 8 team members per team.

Raffle tickets will be given out with a purchase of a pint starting at 7pm.

Feb
28
Fri
Crestone Poetry Festival
Feb 28 all-day

Annual Crestone Poetry Festival.

Daily schedule here https://www.poemfest.com/schedule

Crestone Poetry Festival
Feb 28 all-day

Annual Crestone Poetry Festival.

Daily schedule here https://www.poemfest.com/schedule

Feb
27
Thu
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium

Free Planetarium Double Feature

The Zacheis Planetarium opens to the public every Thursday evening and Saturday afternoon for a Free Double Feature. You can stay for both movies or just choose one. Seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Doors Open 15 minutes before the show.

7:00pm – Dream to Fly

7:45pm – Tales of the Maya Skies

Feb
29
Sat
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium
Feb 29 @ 3:00 pm
Double Feature at Zacheis Planetarium @ Zacheis Planetarium

Free Planetarium Double Feature

The Zacheis Planetarium opens to the public every Thursday evening and Saturday afternoon for a Free Double Feature. You can stay for both movies or just choose one. Seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Doors Open 15 minutes before the show.

First show begins at 3pm

Second show begins at 3:45pm

 

Rough & Tumble in Concert @ Wildwood Sounds
Feb 29 @ 7:00 pm
Rough & Tumble in Concert @ Wildwood Sounds

Rough & Tumble
Feb 29th at 7pm

Doors open at 6:30
$15 at the door

Mar
1
Sun
Crestone Poetry Festival
Mar 1 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Annual Crestone Poetry Festival.

Daily schedule here https://www.poemfest.com/schedule

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