Trail Life USA Troop 4316, a Christ-centered outdoor character development adventure program open to boys and young men ages 5-17, is being formed by Grand Mesa Southern Baptist Church in Cedaredge.
Boys from the Cedaredge-Orchard City area who might be interested should call 835-3329 or 640-6520 for more information.
This is a Scouting-like program of fun and adventure. Activities such as search and rescue, biking, hiking, campouts, snowshoeing, fishing and more are planned.
The seventh annual Eckert Crane Days, the annual viewing of the sandhill cranes migrating north from New Mexico through Colorado's West Slope, will be March 16-18. Representatives from the Black Canyon Chapter of the Audubon Society (BCAS) will be at the viewing site east of Eckert at Fruitgrowers Reservoir, 9 to 11 a.m. each day, to answer questions and provide binoculars and spotting scopes.