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Ralston Buttes Hike

    • Date(s):
    • May 6
    • Location:
    • Jefferson County Open Space Main Offices
      700 Jefferson County Parkway
      Golden, CO 80401

    • Time:
    • 7:30AM - 1:00PM
    • Cost:
    • FREE
    • Sponsored by:
    • Jefferson County Open Space Nature and History Programs

    • More Info:
    • Please register at

History, nesting raptors, uranium, and of course the scenery. Experience it all on our ‘special access’ hike into this stunning wildland preserve.
Program Details:
Adults and youth ages 13 yrs+
You will meet the educators at the Jeffco Open Space main office:
700 Jefferson County Pkwy
Golden CO 80401
Please arrive at the parking lot of Jeffco Open Space main office no later than 7:15 am. Buses depart promptly at 7:30 am
Due to the popularity of this special wildland access and limited seating on the buses, only REGISTERED participants will be allowed on the buses. No walk-ups please!
Participants will return to Jeffco Open Space main office parking lot by 1:00 pm.
The hike:
This is an approximately 4 mile round trip hike on gravel/rocky surfaces with continuous uphill hiking for the first 2 miles with moderate grades. Please consider you hiking fitness before registering.

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