• Photo of golden aspen with Hallet Peak in the background. NPS Photo by J. Frank

    Rocky Mountain

    National Park Colorado

All About Wildlife Series-Programs in Spanish

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Date: June 29, 2009
Contact: Kyle Patterson, 970-586-1363

In partnership with the Estes Park Public Library, Rocky Mountain National Park staff are giving wildlife programs in Spanish. All programs will be held at 2:00 p.m. at the Estes Park Public Library.

July Programs:
Estes Park
Public Library
2:00 p.m. on Saturday July 11, Sunday July 19 and Sunday July 26
Bighorn Basics- What is the difference between horns and antlers? Come learn the bighorn basics - how sheep can climb rocks, why they get stressed, how they survive on cold mountaintops and more. Join a Park Ranger from Rocky Mountain National Park to learn about Colorado’s state mammal and the symbol of Rocky Mountain National Park, the Bighorn Sheep. This 30-minute program will be given in Spanish.

August Programs:
Estes Park
Public Library
2:00 p.m. Saturday August 8, Sunday August 2 and Sunday August 16
Lions and Bears, Oh My!
 Worried about meeting a bear or a mountain lion when out in nature? Find out what to do.  Join a Park Ranger from Rocky Mountain National Park to discover how both these wild and magnificent animals survive.  This 30-minute program will be given in Spanish.

 

Did You Know?

photo of wheelchair accessible trail

There are accessible trails which are good choices for visitors interested in adjusting to the park's higher elevations, groups that include young children, visitors with visual impairment and anyone who finds walking on level, relatively smooth paths attractive.