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Hornbek Homestead, CO 2020 (Phase III)

Hornbek Homestead, CO 2020 (Phase III) Adeline Hornbek was one of the first new homesteaders in the Pikes Peak region. The region is famous today for its incredible dinosaur footprints at the Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument! PROJECT PARTNER: Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument (National Park Service) SESSION DATES: [...]

2020-06-22T11:03:32-06:00June 16th, 2020|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

IOOF Cabins, OR 2020 (Phase III)

International Order of Odd Fellows Cabins, OR 2020 Located on the shores of Paulina Lake, the International Order of Odd Fellows Cabins project is popular not only for its stunning location, but also for its connection to the humanist and philanthropic organization that built them. PROJECT PARTNER: Deschutes National Forest, [...]

2020-07-02T11:32:39-06:00June 12th, 2020|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

New Bern Academy, NC – Phase II

New Bern Academy, NC 2019: Phase II PROJECT PARTNER: Tryon Palace Foundation  SESSION DATES:  October 20-25 October 27 - November 1 November 3-8 November 10-15 PROJECT DIFFICULTY:     SITE INFORMATION:              LOCATION:  The Academy is located in historic New Bern, NC. We camped offsite at Turkey [...]

2019-12-17T13:32:33-07:00June 18th, 2019|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

South Falls Historic District, OR 2019

Silver Falls State Park - South Falls Historic District, OR 2019 Project Site Description & History PROJECT PARTNER: Oregon State Parks SESSION DATES: September 8-13  |  September 15-20  |  September 22-27  |  September 29-October 4 PROJECT DIFFICULTY:      SITE INFORMATION:             LOCATION:  We [...]

2019-12-17T14:23:49-07:00June 5th, 2019|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

Soderberg Ranch, CO 2019

Soderberg Ranch at Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, CO 2019 This historic resource, part of the story of westward expansion and settlement, is surrounded by incredible outdoor recreation opportunities less than half an hour from Fort Collins, CO.  PROJECT PARTNER:  Larimer County Natural Resources SESSION DATES:   September 15-20  |  September [...]

2019-12-17T14:20:57-07:00June 4th, 2019|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

West Shelter, OR 2019

West Shelter, OR 2019   PROJECT PARTNER:  Siuslaw National Forest SESSION DATES:   September 15-20  |  September 22-27 PROJECT DIFFICULTY:  SITE INFORMATION:               We camped at the nearby Cape Perpetua Campground, which offers easy access to the pleasant town of Yachats, OR.  LOCATION:  Two hours west and [...]

2019-12-17T14:25:19-07:00June 3rd, 2019|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

Dodge Lodge, CO 2019

Dodge Lodge, CO 2019   This building is maintained by the National Park Service as a National Education Landmark - and its value is not just historic! Today, the lodge is an active part of the Outdoor Lab School in Colorado's Jefferson County. PROJECT PARTNER: Jeffco Public Schools SESSION DATES:   [...]

2019-12-17T13:06:13-07:00May 29th, 2019|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

Lake Sherwood Picnic Shelter, WV 2019

Lake Sherwood Shelter, WV 2019   An incredibly pleasant paradise in Appalachia, this CCC-built shelter on the shores of the expansive Lake Sherwood needs some TLC to continue hosting family picnics! PROJECT PARTNER: Monongahela National Forest SESSION DATES:   August 11-16  |  August 18-23  |  August 25-30 PROJECT DIFFICULTY:    SITE [...]

2019-12-17T13:18:16-07:00May 22nd, 2019|Preservation Projects|0 Comments

North Bloomfield, CA 2019

North Bloomfield School, CA 2019   Replete with stunning geologic features, this area gave rise to the world's largest hydraulic mining operations, which proved to be more destructive - and more profitable - than any mine ever built before. Once an incredible example of man's ability to affect the environment, this site [...]

2019-12-17T13:34:02-07:00May 8th, 2019|Preservation Projects|0 Comments