Salida Stream Explorers

Join GARNA and Collegiate Peaks Trout Unlimited for 4 Fridays of in depth learning about aquatic biology and fishing!

Backpacking 102

Join GARNA and Colorado Mountain College for a 2-day backpacking overnight in Chaffee County!

A Night with Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Join GARNA for an evening with Sean Shepherd, CPW’s Area Wildlife Manager for an in-depth look into the Colorado Parks and Wildlife.

photo credit: Reed Dils

Greater Arkansas River Nature Association

Creating a community that is educated about place.

photo by: John McCarthy

Friends of Public Lands

GARNA collaborates with public land agency partners to leave a legacy of responsible use of our natural environment.

Environmental Education

GARNA inspires a conservation ethic by providing educational opportunities and experiences.

Chaffee Green Sustainability

GARNA takes action to develop a plan for a systems approach to countywide Solid Materials Management solutions in the areas of zero waste, renewable energy, & overall environmental health.

photo by: Andrea Wilkerson