2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Wilderness Act. The South Platte Ranger District is involved with two upcoming events:
1. Evergreen, CO - Walk for Wilderness, September 6. This event is hosted by Friends of Mount Evans & Lost Creek Wilderness. For more information, visit http://www.wilderness50th.org/events.php?useraction=detail&e_id=221 and http://www.fomelc.org/.
2. Trail work day at various locations in the Mount Evans & Lost Creek Wilderness Areas - 50th Anniversary of Wilderness Act Volunteer Stewardship Day, June 28. This event is hosted by Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado. Visit their website for more information: http://www.voc.org/.
Both of these events are also in cooperation with the Clear Creek Ranger District, Arapaho National Forest. Please call the district (303.275.5610) for more information.