Dr. Richard Goddard from ASU will be presenting "Find the Past at the Fort", a walking tour of archaeological features found at Fort Garland. From 2003-09, Dr. Goddard conducted summer field schools at Fort Garland. His research examines the development of this frontier military outpost and the relationship between the Fort and the surrounding communities. This is a walking tour so please dress appropriately, sturdy shoes and hats are recommended.
Monte Vista Crane Festival For the past 2,000 years, the Monte Vista Wildlife Refuge has witnessed the migration of thousands of sandhill cranes. This year the 31st Annual Monte Vista Crane Festival will be March 7-9, and will be educational as well as fun. They will have an arts & crafts fair, bus tours, and educational lectures at the Middle School by biologists & wildlife experts