Sunday, January 7th
Guided New Year Winter Hike
10:00 am to 12:30 pm / DuPont Open Space, Louviers, Colorado / Space is limited, Please RSVP
Meet Your Guides:
Pam Schulz: Pam received her BSc degree in Geology & Minerology with a minor in Photography from the Ohio State University, and a MSc degree in Environmental Science & Engineering from Colorado School of Mines and spent her professional career as an Exploration Geophysicist in Houston, TX. After moving to Denver in 1990 and while raising two children, she has studied local geology and volunteered for Douglas County Open Space and the Museum of Nature & Science for over ten years – leading numerous hikes throughout the county primarily with a focus on the local geology. She has taught Earth Sciences and led various school groups at Prairie Canyon Ranch Open Space and Cherokee Ranch & Castle. During the past five years she has hiked extensively and photographed wildflowers in all five ecosystems throughout Colorado, and has completed the requirements of the Colorado Native Plant Master Program.
Sharon Hines: Sharon has been a volunteer for what was the Colorado Division of Wildlife for almost 2 decades as a Wildlife Watch Instructor and has worked for a couple of tour companies as a naturalist and bird guide. She began watching birds when she was too little to hold binoculars. Having moved to Douglas County almost 10 years ago, she is now a volunteer interpreter for Douglas County Open Space and has her Native Plant Master Certificate.