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Constance Lynn: If You Listen, They Will Teach You: Nature Awareness as an Opening into Deeper Connections with Self, Others, the Earth and All Beings

Meet at Grand Staircase Escalante Partners Office 530 West Main Street, Escalante, Utah

NOTE: Limited to 10 participants (minimum 5).  To RSVP, please sign up here.  Carpool out to Escalante River Trailhead from GSEP Office. On this journey we will walk into the wild and drop into the language of Nature, opening our senses and directly experiencing what it is to be fully participatory with all of Life. […]

Cindy Calbaum: Trees of the Escalante Mountains

Meet at Grand Staircase Escalante Partners Office 530 West Main Street, Escalante, Utah

NOTE: Limited to 10 particpants (4 minimum).  To RSVP, please sign up here.  Carpool from the Escalante Interagency Visitor Center parking area. Cindy Calbaum will teach you how to identify the conifer species which are native to the Escalante Mountains and the basics of how to identify deciduous trees. After learning about tree identification, Cindy […]

Bob Stevenson: 20 Mile Dinosaur Track Site – Tracks Across Time

Meet in Escalante Interagency Visitor Center Parking Lot 755 West Main Street, ESCALANTE, UT

NOTE: Limited to 12 people.  To RSVP, please sign up here.  Caravan from visitor center to the track site.   Through science and imagination, we’ll travel across time, where present and past converge to cross paths with a dinosaur.  Before Bob Stevenson was Bob, he was a rock.  As Bob, he studied rocks, earned a […]

Alan Titus: Time Traveling Through the Age of Dinosaurs

Meet in Escalante Interagency Visitor Center Parking Lot 755 West Main Street, ESCALANTE, UT

NOTE: Limited to 25 people.  To RSVP, please sign up here.  Caravan along HWY 12 toward The Blues Overlook with stops along the way. No pets allowed.   The Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument region contains an exceptional geologic record of the Mesozoic, or “Age of Dinosaurs.” Come explore the second half of that record, and […]

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Escalante Historic District Walking Tour

People's Exchange 100 North Center Street, Escalalante, UT

Mary Anne Schow Home 1900 Tour begins at the Peoples Exchange, one of Escalante's most photographed historic buildings.  Come along to learn more about many of the historic structures throughout town.  Escalante was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2013 as a National Historic District with areas of noted significance in architecture, […]

Sean Duffy: Appreciating Our Dark Skies

Escalante Interagency Visitor Center Patio 755 West Main Street, ESCALANTE, UT

Join Ranger Sean to view features of our night sky with large telescopes.   A park ranger for more than 35 years, Sean has been studying cultural and natural history throughout the west and combines the two in his astronomy programs. Rumored to have a six sense about fossils, he manages to find fossils where ever […]

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Local & Vendor Goods and Services Silent Auction

Plan to stop by the Silent Auction that features goods and services from local area businesses and festival vendors to bid on items to help support festival programming.  You never know what great items and fun services you might find to bid on.  Be sure to bid often and generously!

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Escalante Historic District Walking Tour

People's Exchange 100 North Center Street, Escalalante, UT

Mary Anne Schow Home 1900 Tour begins at the Peoples Exchange, one of Escalante's most photographed historic buildings.  Come along to learn more about many of the historic structures throughout town.  Escalante was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2013 as a National Historic District with areas of noted significance in architecture, […]

Carolyn Shelton: Observing Nature Through Simple Journaling – Words, Sketches, Painting

Meet at Grand Staircase Escalante Partners Office 530 West Main Street, Escalante, Utah

NOTE: Limited to 10 people (minimum 2).  To RSVP, please sign up here..  Caravan from town to area near Head of the Rocks.   Bring something to write in or sketch or paint on, as well as the materials you need. It can be as simple as a pen or pencil and a few pieces […]

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Local & Vendor Goods and Services Silent Auction

Plan to stop by the Silent Auction that features goods and services from local area businesses and festival vendors to bid on items to help support festival programming.  You never know what great items and fun services you might find to bid on.  Be sure to bid often and generously!