Rocky Mountain National Park BioBlitz
BEST BETDATE: August 24 2012, 9:00 AM to August 25 2012, 5:00 PMCost:Free.CATEGORY: Classes and SeminarsVENUE INFORMATION:Stanley Park FairgroundsU.S. Highway 36 and Community Dr.Estes Park, CO
This high altitude classroom has everything slideshows of trees and furry animals misses out on, plus you get the fresh air. Team up with scientists and nature experts as you explore the mountains, meadows, lakes, streams, forests, and tundra in search of the countless species in Rocky Mountain National Park and a bounty of new information on life in Denver's backyard. Count and map the insects, fish, flowers, birds, elk, pika, and even add new finds to the park’s official list. Stop in at the BioBlitz Base Camp in Estes Park to swap tales of your discoveries. Fri-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.