Pints & Public Lands

Pints & Public Lands

Join us on the last Thursday of each month for a happy hour centered on public lands! Each month we will connect with friends, old and new, discuss a relevant public lands issue, and play trivia for a local prize. All are welcome to this free event, so please invite your friends, neighbors, and family! See our events calendar below for details about each month’s event.

graphic with the words "Pints & Public Lands, Last Thursday of every month, 6-7:30pm. Happy hour and trivia with a public lands-themed twist!

2021 Events Calendar

August 31, 2021
September 2, 2021
  • Pints & Public Lands

    September 2, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Chrysalis Barrel Aged Beer, 201a 1st St, Paonia, CO 81428, USA

    Join us on the last Thursday of each month for a happy hour centered on public lands! Each month we will connect with friends, old and new, discuss a relevant public lands issue, and play trivia for a local prize. All are welcome to tune in for this free event, so please invite your friends, neighbors, and family!

    This month, our Public Lands Director Ben will give an update on the GMUG Draft Forest Plan, which was released on August 13th. RSVP here if you're able to attend!

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September 6, 2021
  • LNT Education Day

    September 6, 2021

    WSCC staff and volunteers will be stationed at high-use trailheads in local wilderness areas to educate users about Leave No Trace guidelines. Email ben@theconservationcenter.org if you are interested in joining us! No LNT experience necessary.

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September 9, 2021
  • Watershed Stewardship Committee Meeting

    September 9, 2021  4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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September 11, 2021
  • River Park Trailwork Day

    September 11, 2021

    All hands on deck! We are seeking volunteers to help complete the new River Park trail on September 11th from 9am-3pm. Join us for a day of service to help finish this valuable community resource! Snacks provided. 

    To signup, click here. 

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September 12, 2021
  • Mike's Hikes: Plant ID and Field Sketching Montrose

    September 12, 2021
    West Main Trail Head, Uncompahgre Riverway Trail (Montrose Section), Montrose, CO 81401, USA

    Join us for a morning walk focused on practicing ways to observe plants and other nature finds. More details and signup here.

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September 20, 2021
  • Mike's Hikes: Botany with Ewelina, Interocean Pass

    September 20, 2021

    Join us for a morning hike up Little Coal Creek/InterOcean Pass Trail with nature enthusiast Ewelina Bajda. During this approx. 4-mile round trip hike, Ewelina will help us ID the flora we see along the trail. This is a moderate hike between 7,500 and 8,000 ft, and should take about 4-5 hours plus driving time. More details and sign-up are here.

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