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Where Do The Butterflies Go After Summer Is Over?

As Summer moves into autumn this month, (September 23), a few types of butterflies migrate, but most are permanent residents. Interestingly enough, they don’t go anywhere. When you don’t see adult butterflies on the wing, it just means they’re going through another life stage: egg, larva (caterpillar) and pupa.  Butterfly eggs are pinhead-sized and hard […]

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Four Corners Whole Expo

Are You Going to The Four Corners Whole Expo- Sept. 12 and 13th?

I know I am.  The weekend after Labor Day in Durango, Colorado, the cultural center of the Four Corners, is showcasing a Whole Expo of Holistic & Ecological Products, Services & Seminars that brings together individual businesses and services that promote healthy, holistic, living and ecological awareness..  Over 100 vendors and workshops, seminars and patio […]

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Adventures in Geocaching!

Treasure is the stuff of legends, and hunts for treasure are the stuff of adventure and discovery.  In Pagosa Springs Country, there is the legend of Treasure Mountain—millions in gold were supposedly buried by 300 Frenchmen under the rocks of the San Juan Mountains. Only one man allegedly made it back to France, with a […]

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Crestfest is back for a 17th year. Organizers create a super cool festival in a pristine location with groovy folks!  Aside from a diverse collection of music, activities include men’s and women’s wood chopping contests, limbo and pie-eating contests! For kids we have the Salida Circus, We Are The Drum Workshop, hula-hoops and beach balls and EuroBungy […]

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12 Hours of Penitence

The Volunteers for Colorado organization have been working hard to get ready for a brand new area bike race to be held October 18, 2015.  This 12-hour Endurance Mountain Bike Race will held in Penitente Canyon on the west side of the San Luis Valley in Southern Colorado. To get your juices flowing for this […]

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