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Kid's Winter Outdoor Recreation Activities

We have some exciting winter recreation activities for our youth participants. From ice climbing, to snowshoeing and skiing. 

Kids Winter Safety Demonstration and Snowshoeing 

Come learn about winter safety from outdoor recreation professionals at Ridgway State Park prior to embarking on a snowshoeing expedition with MRD staff!

  • Monday, Jan. 15, 2024
  • Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm (approximately)
  • Fee: $50
  • Ages: 10-16
  • Location: Ridgway State Park & Surrounding Area (departs Flex Rec)
  • Registration Code: ORWinterSports
Kids Snowshoeing Excursion 

Join in on a snowshoeing excursion with MRD. This trip is open to 12 youth participants riding with MRD or even more participants and families if they are able to provide their own transportation.

  • Saturday, February 17, 2024
  • Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm (approximately)
  • Fee: $30 or $60/family - providing their own transportation
  • Ages: 10-16 (open to families providing their own transportation)
  • Location: Ridgway State Park & Surrounding Area (departs Flex Rec)
  • Registration Code: ORWinterSports
Youth Ice Climbing 

Learn to ice climb or hone your skills at the Ouray Ice Park with certified guides from Mountain Trip. Participants must be comfortable with climbing and do well in cold environments. It is recommended that participants have the ability to climb a 5.8 pitch on rock prior to participating in this activity.  

  • Monday, February 26, 2014
  • Time: 8:00am - 3:00pm (approximately)
  • Fee: $100
  • Ages: 10-18
  • Participants: Min 4, Max 12
  • Location: Ouray Ice Park (departs from Flex Rec)
  • Registration Code: ORClimb
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