2020 PHAC Important Dates
Thursday, July30 Red Rocks Park Spectacular Red rock formations, view of Denver. Meet at visitors center (Trading Post.) Take I-70 to the Morrison exit. Go left (South) on Highway 26 to park entrance than follow the signs. Restrooms, water, restaurant available at Trading Post.Thursday, August 6, Crown Hill Regional Park Near W. 26th and Kipling. Take W.6th ave to Kipling and head North to 26th. Turn right or east on 26th for 3 blocks. Parking on the left or north side of road. Shelter and rest rooms. Great view of lake, woods and mountains.
ThursdayAugust 13 South Valley Parknear E-470 and Wadsworth. Near lockheed. Good view of front range. Take E-470 to Ken Carl Rd exit. Head south about 3/10 mile to So. Balley Rd. for about 3/10 mile to So. Balley Rd for 2/10 mile te. Entrance will be on the left. Shelters and restroom
Thursday, August 20 Cherry Creek ReservoirEntrance off Parker Road a little past the Hampden exit South side of the park. Probably by the marsh below the model airplane area on the south side of park. State park pass fee. Rest rooms near.
Thursday, August 27 Hudson Gardens 6115 So. Santa Fe Drive. Admission Fee? A botanical gardens of beautiful flowers. Even a model train. West side of Santa Fe Drive about one mile south of Bellview Ave. Restroom and water. Note: the welcome center and gift shop is closed due to covid . Social distancing is in effect.
Thursday September 3 Audubon Center at Chatfield 9308 S. Wadsworth Blvd (Note: this is not the one in Chatfield park, it is further south) The Audubon Center at Chatfield is located on the southwest end of of Chatfield State Park. From I-25 take C-470 west to Wadsworth Blvd about 4.4miles, Past the main park entrance. Continue to Waterton Road and turn left and continue to left to parking lot at the Audubon Center sign. Views of reservoir, mountains. Out house nowater.
Thursday, September 10th, PineValley Ranch ParkPart of Jefferson Co. open space. Scenic area on the N. fork of the S. Platte River. Small lake with mountain view. Cliffs rise above river. Take U.S. Highway 285 to pine Junction. (about 29 miles on 285, from Federal to Pine Junction.) Turn left our southeast onto Pine Valley Road (County Road 126) Continue 5.8 miles to the town of Pine, and follow the signs to the park. Water and restrooms and tables.
ThursdaySeptember17th 17 Mile House, Farm and park. 8181 S. Parker Rd. Farm house and old buildings with a couple of windmills. Close to cherry Creek. From Denver going south,take Parker Rd past Arapahoe Rd South. You will pass Bronco Pkwy and Tagawa”s exit. There is another road then a quick exit from the right lane. There is a large parking lot and out house but nowater.
Thursday, September 24th Audubon Center at Chatfield State Park 9308 S. Wadsworth Blvd (Note: it is not the one in Chatfield park, it is further south) The Audubon Center at Chatfield is located on the southwest end of of Chatfield State Park. From I-25 take C-470 west to Wadsworth Blvd about 4.4miles, Past the main park entrance. Continue to Waterton Road and turn left and continue to left to parking lot at the Audubon Center sign. Views of reservoir, mountains. Out house nowater.