HRHS Tours

Field Trip to See Ute Indian Prayer Trees

Date and Time: 
Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
John Anderson


Field Trip to See Ute Indian Prayer Trees at Fox Run Regional Park
Colorado Springs   

 Sunday, July 16       

9:00 am - noon
$15  HRHS Members
$17  non-members



  John Anderson, author and presenter, will lead the easy hike/walk around beautiful Fox Run Regional Park, in Black Forest, North Colorado Springs, to see many Ute Indian Prayer Trees.   Transportation is on your own to the venue, in North Colorado Springs/Black Forest.   Directions to meeting location: (very important, follow these!) I-25 to exit 158, Baptist Rd. Go east on Baptist 4 miles. Turn Right on Roller Coaster Road Go 0.1 mile. Trailhead on your right. Visit the park website for   video, photos, and more info.   Suggest bringing a brown bag lunch to enjoy on your own after the tour.    Wear hiking boots/closed toed shoes, bring water, walking stick (if you have one, hat, dress for weather.



Fox Run Regional Park
2110 Stella Dr.
Colorado Springs 80921
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Cheese Ranch - Families, Farming, and Fermentation

Date and Time: 
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
HR Metro and others


HR Metro District Recreation Activity, Friday, September 15   $10 HR Metro Residents/$12 non-Metro (tentative)    

Location: Cheese Ranch Historic Park, 9191 Sugarstone Cir, HR  80130     5:30 pm-7:00 pm  

Ever Wonder why it's called Cheese Ranch???  Learn the history of the ranch while enjoying beer and tasting the types of cheese that were made on the Cheese Ranch back in 1879.  

Speakers:  HR Metro Park Ranger, HR Historical Society, Grist Brewing Co, Whole Foods      Ages 21+

This program is sponsored by HR Metro District, and registration must be made directly with Metro   

      Activity #    TBD                                     Registration Deadline:  Sept. 1      Call 303-791-2710  or visit    For more info contact Nancy  720-932-6990



Cheese Ranch Historic Park
9191 Surarstone Cir.
Highlands Ranch 80130
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