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Colorado Public Lands Day Celebration

May 18 @ 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a day of celebrating Colorado Public Lands Day!

Colorado Public Lands Day celebrates Colorado’s varied public landscapes and honors how public lands are integral to Colorado’s economy and way of life. The annual holiday is celebrated on the third Saturday in May. Learn more here: https://copubliclandsday.com/.

– Amanda Jameson: Amanda is an avid hiker and blogger, focusing her content on diversity in long-distance hiking. Through her published works and posts on her blog, “Brown Girl on the NST,” Amanda discuss both the logistical preparations for long-distance backpacking trips and weaved her own lived experiences, commentary on race, history, culture, and heritage, and how that impact different communities of color and the outdoors. At the event, Amanda will lead a leave no trace workshop and gear demo.

Organizations including the Continental Divide Trail Coalition, Mile High Youth Corps, and Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) will be on site to discuss how different organizations are working to protect our public landscapes.

If you have any questions or concerns contact Sara Penilla at protegeteintern@gmail.com.

Details

Date:
May 18
Time:
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Organizer

Protegete

Venue

Del Mar Park
12000 E. 6th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80010 United States
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1279612298856499/

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