Event Details

Event: Fire on the Mountain
Date(s): 10/19/2013
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: free
Location: Bald Mountain Scenic Area; 5 miles west of Boulder on Sunshine Canyon Drive
Contact Information: Larry Colbenson, 303-678-6214 or lcolbenson@bouldercounty.org
Additional Information:
Join volunteer naturalists for a moderate one-mile hike to learn about the natural role of fire in ponderosa pine ecosystems, and forest management practices that lessen the effects of wildfires. You will see evidence of the September 2010 Fourmile Canyon fire, learn about rehabilitation efforts that were employed, and observe how this ecosystem has recovered so far.