Category Archives: Newsletters

September – October 2018

Heading up the Medano

Five horsemen travel along upper Medano Creek in Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve near Alamosa, Colorado. by William Horton

Hot off the presses: the last newsletter before conference. News, announcements, photos, tips … it’s all here. Click to download it now.

July – August 2018

butterfly at Great Sand Dunes

It’s wonderful what you can see while walking around the campground at Great Sand Dunes. © Don Laine

Click here to see and download a pdf of the newsletter. You’ll find all your favorite columns, some announcements, the latest information about our upcoming conference in Alamosa/Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve in Colorado, and more.

May – June 2018

“Great Sand Dunes National Park” © Ryan Weishalla

Click here for the May-June issue of Rocky Mountain Outdoors. It’s chock-full of interesting and fun articles, photos extraordinaire, more details about our upcoming conference, news from members and corporate friends, announcements, and more. All in 8 pages!

March – April 2018

"Papa" portrait © Judy Barnes

A wild horse named “Papa” that you just might see next September ©
Judy Barnes

Here’s the latest Rocky Mountain Outdoors with new information about our upcoming conference in Alamosa, Colorado and Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve. We’ve added an exciting opportunity to photograph wild horses as a pre-conference auto tour. Kenita Gibbins warns what not to do when traveling on Amtrak, and President Kent Taylor shares a good snake story.
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January – February 2018

meal time

Meal time (Sandwash Basin, CO) © Laurie Ford

Hot off the presses! The first issue of Rocky Mountain Outdoors for 2018. You’ll find updates on the conference and contest, some wonderful and informative articles, plus info on a new gunsmithing series by a fellow member.

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November – December 2017

Long-eared Myotis Bat (Myotis velifer) © Frank Zurey

The final issue for 2017 is here. With great articles, news about a member’s upcoming book (see page 3), what our scholarship winner has been up to (page 8), an opportunity to photograph bats in southeastern Arizona (page 10), plus another “Jack’s thumbnails” of RMOWP conferences (pages 6-7), the writer’s corner and president’s column.

 

I know you can’t wait… so click here for the pdf.

September – October 2017

The last light of day highlights the driftwood in Medano Creek in Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, near Alamosa, Colorado. © William Horton

Finally! Here’s the Sep-Oct newsletter. We’ve got the Writer’s Corner and Jack’s Jaunts, this year’s scholarship winner, and more breaking news.

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July – August 2017

Sunset at Great Sand Dunes NP

June sunset over the dunefield, Great Sand Dunes National Park © Don Laine

Hot off the presses – the latest newsletter, with an important announcement: Conference 2018 will take place in September next year. See the cover article. Updates will be published here under the conference tab, and in future newsletters.
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May – June 2017

Ramsey Canyon AZ

Conference attendees on guided hike in Ramsey Canyon near Sierra Vista © Maryann Gaug

This is the one you’ve been waiting for: all the contest results, wrap-up on the great conference in Sierra Vista, Arizona in late April, plus other information. Click  here  to open the pdf.

March – April 2017

Riparian area in Patagonia-Sonoita Preserve, in SE Arizona © Maryann Gaug

Here’s the latest Rocky Mountain Outdoors, and it’s chock-full of great articles and the latest on our upcoming conference. Read the review of member John Catsis’s book of memoirs; how member Kenita Gibbins ‘wages peace;’ plus our usual popular regulars: Jack’s Jaunts, the President’s Column, Writer’s Corner, and more.
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