San Juan Mountains Wildflower Walk
guided by wildflower guidebook author Mary Menz
Saturday, July 25, 2020 @ 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Love Your Gorge
Sat., September 12, 2020, Uncompahgre River Gorge
Volunteer with the Ouray Ice Park and Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership to make improvements to the riparian areas of the Uncompahgre River Gorge in Ouray. Then, enjoy a picnic and party to celebrate our efforts.
2020 San Juan Mining & Reclamation Conference
Globally Online, Sept. 21-24, 2020
Theme: Adaptive Capacity in Uncertain Times. For information, go to mountainstudies.org/sjmrc
UWP Board Meetings
Open to Public: Monthly* on 2nd Thursday 4-6 p.m.
UWP Office, 133 N Lena St. #3A, Ridgway, CO
* Please contact UWP to confirm meeting date and time if you plan to attend. Some meetings may be rescheduled or cancelled based on necessity.
13th annual Ridgway RiverFest
CANCELLED in 2020: See you in 2021! @ Rollans Park, Ridgway
To find out about the fun, free outdoor festival for the whole family, go to ridgwayriverfest.org.
Adopt-A-Park Tree Planting & Clean Up at Rollans Park, Ridgway
Saturdays, May 30 & June 13, 2020 @ 9 a.m. – 12 noon.
Join UWP for a volunteer work morning at Rollans Park, picking up litter and branches, to make it a great place to visit.
Fly Fishing Film Tour
CANCELLED: A benefit for the Uncompahgre River and a celebration of fly fishing in Ridgway.
Winter Wildlife Tour at Brown Mountain
March 7, 2020, Red Mountain Pass
A guided tour by cross country skis (or snowshoes) to learn about winter wildlife in the watershed, led by Steve Boyles.
Snowshoeing in the Red Mountain Mining District
February 22, 2020, Red Mountain Pass
A guided tour to Yankee Girl Mine and nearby ghost towns, led by the Ouray County Historical Society.