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Wildflower Festival: Waterfalls and Wildflowers of North Pole Basin
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Wildflower Festival: Waterfalls and Wildflowers of North Pole Basin

Explore the pristine spruce-fir forests, alpine meadows and cascading waterfalls of North Pole Basin. In July 2013, this area was made accessible to the public through joint efforts of the Crested Butte Land Trust and Rocky Mountain Biological Lab.  Join seasoned naturalists Vinnie Rossignol, and Hedda Peterson on an all-day adventure to this hidden valley.

Wildflower Festival: Washington Gulch Wildflowers
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Wildflower Festival: Washington Gulch Wildflowers

Come explore the Land Trust’s beautiful parcel of preserved open space in Washington Gulch. We’ll hunt the elusive Orchid, enchanting Twisted Stalk, Bishop’s Cup, Monkey Plant and myriad of other plants and flowers.

Wildflower Festival: Washington Gulch Wildflowers
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Wildflower Festival: Washington Gulch Wildflowers

Come explore the Land Trust’s beautiful parcel of preserved open space in Washington Gulch. We’ll hunt the elusive Orchid, enchanting Twisted Stalk, Bishop’s Cup, Monkey Plant and myriad of other plants and flowers.

Wildflower Festival: Cumberland Pass Alpine
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Wildflower Festival: Cumberland Pass Alpine

If you’re into moving slowly, lots of botanical discussion, and unusual plant species, while ALSO reaching the high alpine, this tour is for YOU! A long approach in the vehicle will bring us to Cumberland Pass, between Tin Cup and Pitkin, Colorado. From there, we’ll hike the ridge of Napoleon Mountain to explore the alpine...

Wildflower Festival: Cumberland Pass Alpine
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Wildflower Festival: Cumberland Pass Alpine

If you’re into moving slowly, lots of botanical discussion, and unusual plant species, while ALSO reaching the high alpine, this tour is for YOU! A long approach in the vehicle will bring us to Cumberland Pass, between Tin Cup and Pitkin, Colorado. From there, we’ll hike the ridge of Napoleon Mountain to explore the alpine...

Wildflower Festival: Irwin Past and Present
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Wildflower Festival: Irwin Past and Present

Accompany the Crested Butte Land Trust to learn about Irwin’s spectacular blooms, booms, and busts! Beginning at the Irwin Townsite, we will discuss the area’s transformative history and how it went from being pristine wilderness, to a bustling coal mining town, to its present landscape inhabited by only the burliest locals and conserved by the...

Wildflower Festival: Irwin Past and Present
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Wildflower Festival: Irwin Past and Present

Accompany the Crested Butte Land Trust to learn about Irwin’s spectacular blooms, booms, and busts! Beginning at the Irwin Townsite, we will discuss the area’s transformative history and how it went from being pristine wilderness, to a bustling coal mining town, to its present landscape inhabited by only the burliest locals and conserved by the...

2016 Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament
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2016 Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament

We’ve picked the date! Our 15th Annual Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament will be held July 8th and 9th, 2016. Fish the famous Gunnison County waters for the largest brown trout, largest rainbow trout, and most aggregate inches —all while helping to preserve our incredible lands and waters. If you don’t feel like fishing, this...

2016 Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament
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2016 Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament

We’ve picked the date! Our 15th Annual Caddis Cup Fly Fishing Tournament will be held July 8th and 9th, 2016. Fish the famous Gunnison County waters for the largest brown trout, largest rainbow trout, and most aggregate inches —all while helping to preserve our incredible lands and waters. If you don’t feel like fishing, this...

Tween Scene
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Tween Scene

If you look closely, animals all around us are engineering their environment. Have you ever taken a close look at a beaver dam? Or the nest of a great blue heron? Let’s test our engineering skills!