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National Public Lands Day – Volunteer Project

September 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join the Chaffee Rec Adopters, Salida Mountain Trails, the BLM, USFS and AHRA for National Public Lands Day! 

We’ll be working in the Burmac dispersed campsite area. The event will also be a launch for the Chaffee Mobile Gear Library, where we’ll be hosting a “social cookout” featuring camp gear from the library and camp meals from OSO Meals and other lunch items.

Saturday September 23

9am – Noon  – Work Project

Noon-2pm – Social Cookout

Bring: Gloves, closed-toed shoes, shovels/rakes. Water bottle & food. Hat, long pants and sleeves recommended. We’ll have extra water and light snacks. Lunch will be provided at the “cookout.”

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About the Chaffee Rec Adopters: 

Chaffee Rec Adopters are residents and friends of Chaffee County that help keep our beautiful outdoors clean, fun and wild, now into the future.
Find out more and join as an adopter at

Chaffee Rec Adopters is brought to you by the Greater Arkansas River Nature Association (GARNA) and Envision Chaffee County in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Colorado Parks & Wildlife, Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area and Colorado State Land Board.  It is funded by these partners, Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) and Chaffee Common Ground.


September 23, 2023
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Many GARNA programs require a Liability Release Form be filled out each calendar year.

Your registration is secured upon receipt of payment, as long as there space is still available in a program. If you prefer not to register online (recommended), you may mail a check, made out to “GARNA” to the address below or stop by the office. Please include a note with the program you are registering for. Be aware, some programs sell out quickly, and we cannot confirm your spot with a mailed registration.

PO Box 1522
Salida CO 81201

Cancellation policy:

If we are notified of your need to cancel by 24 hours of program date, your program fee will be refunded except for a $3.00 administrative fee. No refunds within 24 hours or after the event (but most events are transferable). If minimum enrollment has not been met 2 days before program date, programs will be cancelled and we will refund the full amount.

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