Education

SNOWSCHOOL WINTER PROGRAM

Beaver Ponds is now a SnowSchool site!  Using SnowSchool’s winter-based curriculum to introduce kids to the joy of exploring winter wildlands. We join 60 other sites across the US who offer these excellently crafted programs.  Over 50% of participants in the national program are underserved and a majority are first time snowshoers! Thanks to Snowschool and a grant from The Summit Foundation, we now have snow shoes for adults and kids, which will allow us to get our visitors into BP’s snowy back country. We offer programs for all ages.

Please contact Kristin Barrett at 719-836-0124 to learn how you or your group can participate in these programs.

Events & Programs

There's always something fun to do at Beaver Ponds.
Here are some upcoming programs and events.

Plant Walks - The 30th of each month
September 30, 10am - 12pm
Contact Eric Chatt for more information at (719) 838-0143

Plant Walks - The 30th of each month
October 30, 10am - 12pm
Contact Eric Chatt for more information at (719) 838-0143

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Penstemon Salve

The beautiful Penstemon is another plant that can be utilized topically in homemade salves.  The whole plant is used by chopping it into fine pieces, using a food processor, juicer, or a blender.  One recipe from herbalist, Michael Moore, suggests using equal parts...

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Contact Us

PO Box 995
2234 Busch Run Road
Fairplay, CO 80440
info@beaverponds.org
719.838.0143

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