Description: Led by Karen Immerso, this off-trail hike ventures to the north ridge of Gothic Mountain then on to two potential summits at 12,079’ and 12,490’. Some sections are steep, but a supportive group effort will allow for an enjoyable, challenging peak climb and spectacular views into the Oh-Be-Joyful and Maroon Bells Wilderness Areas. Transportation and a sack lunch are provided. Cost: $20.
Description: Enjoy the beauty of the Blue Mesa Reservoir and the surrounding mountains from the seat of a sea kayak. Participants learn the basic strokes and skills necessary to safely paddle the sea kayak. If weather and interest permit, the class practices capsizing and re-entry. Class concludes with an appropriate paddling tour along the shoreline and coves of Blue Mesa. Transportation and a sack lunch are provided. Cost: $30.