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New Kid-Friendly Snowshoe Programs

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Date: January 7, 2010
Contact: Kyle Patterson, 970-586-1363

Join a Park Ranger at Rocky Mountain National Park for a kid-friendly snowshoe adventure on the west side of the park. Snowshoeing is a fun way to experience the backcountry of Rocky Mountain National Park and is a great family activity! The programs will be held on Saturdays; January 9, February 6 and March 6 at 10:30 a.m. Ages 6-12 are welcome with an adult.

Participants should dress warmly, in layers and furnish their own equipment. All snowshoe walks require reservations. Reservations can be made in advance, seven days or less prior to the desired walk. To make reservations for west side snowshoe walks, call the Kawuneeche Visitor Center at (970) 627-3471 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily. Come enjoy the winter magic of Rocky Mountain National Park.

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