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September Full Moon Hike

See below on how you can join CDLT for a dusky outing under September’s Harvest Moon!

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Hike under the Full Harvest Moon

trail hiking at dusk - CopyCome enjoy an evening of exploration under the Full Harvest Moon with CDLT.

Date:     Sunday, September 27, 2015

Time:    6p.m.-8p.m.

Place:    Cobb & Ebert Placer

Price:    $10 Suggested Donation

Naturalists: Rachel Winkler, and Kim Dufty

Register: Call (970) 453-3875, or email

Directions to Cobb & Ebert Placer:
From County Road 450 or Wellington Road proceed east to French Gulch Road. Continue east for about 4 miles to the parking area with USFS Trailhead signs.

Trail Info:
This is an easy to moderate hike. Families are welcome, although it is not necessarily recommended for children under 10. Sorry, no dogs on this outing please.

What to Bring and Additional Info:

  • Please bring water, snacks, hiking shoes, layers of clothes, walking poles (if you want)
  • Dress warmly. Temperatures will drop as the night progresses.
  • If we cancel due to weather, we will try to let everyone know by noon that day.

For more information contact Rachel at, or (970) 453-3875


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Happy Friday! Here are a couple photos from our monitoring visit to Willow Grove Open Space this morning. Land Stewards Pat Taylor and Mary Kay Rachwalski stop for a moment to take in the wondrous sites of Red Mountain in fall. We hope you're able to get out and enjoy fall on your open spaces this weekend too! ... See MoreSee Less

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This week- in lieu of Wildflower Wednesday we are sharing some photos from our Full Moon Tour under September's Harvest Supermoon. Thank you to everyone who came out and to all of you who called, emailed, and inquired- we hope you'll join us again this winter for a snowshoe version of the hike. Also, please feel free to share any of your photos with us from last weekend's moon show. Happy hump day :) ... See MoreSee Less

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Sorry we missed you yesterday for Wildflower Wednesday- we've been busy monitoring! Here are a couple of shots from our monitoring visit this morning- any guesses on where these were taken? ... See MoreSee Less

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