SEVILLETA NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE

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EVENTS

Decorate the tree!

Saturday, September 14

1 pm - 3 pm

Join Artist Janice Havlena for a unique opportunity making Christmas tree ornaments! New Mexico is providing one large tree for the White House West Lawn and 70+ smaller companion trees to adorn offices throughout Washington, DC. Help us reach our goal of providing 10,000 handmade ornaments from New Mexico. No reservations required! Family Friendly event!

Petroglyphs and Pueblos

Monday, September 30

9 am – 3 pm

Join Refuge staff and Naturalist in this hike exploring petroglyphs and pueblos! Enjoy this hike back in time and take in some fascinating views! Learn some fascinating facts about the people who once inhabited the area and what they left behind. Hiking will be arduous and over uneven surfaces. Space is limited, reservations required! Please call 505/864-4021 for your reservation!

Silver Creek Geology

Saturday, October 19

9 am – 3 pm

Mountains, Canyons and Plateaus oh my! Join us for this geologic exploration of Silver Creek. Expect to see varied wildlife and remarkable views guaranteed! Hiking will be 2 – 3 miles, moderate and over uneven surfaces, in arroyos and up hills. Lace up your hiking boots, grab your hiking poles and dress for the weather. Don’t forget to bring your lunch. Space is limited. Reservations are required, call 505 864-4021

Ciobola Geology

Friday, December 6

9 am – 3 pm

Tour the east side of the refuge, where the pronghorn roam, where Gunnison’s prairie dogs are building their towns, and Long Term Ecological Research sites are concentrated. Tour includes a walk into picturesque Cibola Canyon, where seasonal water flows over exposed limestone bedrock and the surrounding area. Hiking will be 2-3 miles, moderate. A hiking stick may be helpful to navigate sloping rock surfaces and sandy inclines. Space is limited, reservations required, call 505 864-4021. 

For more information:

Jeannine Kimble

Visitor Services Manager

Sevilleta National Wildlife Refuge

505/864-4021 X 26106

www.fws.gov/refuge/Sevilleta

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