USFS Summer Walk Program July 8
Guided Walk at Provancher/Murray Ranch July 8
Saturday, July 8, 9:30 -11:30 a.m.
Take a walk back in time with Rick & Lynne Stinchfield on a moderate 3.5 mile walk to learn about the roles the railroad and Civilian Conservation Corps played in the settling of the area. The walk includes a visit to the homestead era Provancher Ranch (Murray), now the home of a Myotis bat community. Please wear walking shoes/hiking boots, dress appropriately for the weather, and bring plenty of drinking water. This is a free program. No need to register, just show up.
Directions: Meet at the entrance to the Blanco River Picnic Area. Travel south from Pagosa approx.11 miles on Highway 84 to Blanco River Road (#656), turn east and follow the gravel road about 2.5 miles to its end.
For additional information, please contact the Pagosa Ranger District at 264-2268 or stop by the office at 180 Pagosa St. Hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.