2019 Powell Events in the Colorado River Basin

May 21-24:

SCREE Launch Events - Green River Wyoming:

Sweetwater County Museum and Expedition Island

May 30-June 1:

Journeys with Powell’s Journal” - National Park Service; Dinosaur National Monument: A series of hikes, discussions, and nature journaling around Dinosaur National Monument. Details forthcoming.

May 30-June 1:

Outlaw ATV Jamboree (Special Incorporation of Powell) - Uintah County

June 1:

SCREE Gates of Lodore Meet & Greet: Gates of Lodore Boat Ramp. 10a.m.-11a.m.

Ranger-led hike: 1-mile Gates of Lodore Nature Trail. 11A.M.-Noon

Jarvie Fest - BLM: John Jarvie Historic Ranch. 10A.M.-3P.M.

June 4:

Fish and Flows: Collaborative Adaptations to flow operations - Panel discussion at Split Mountain Campground. 7:30P.M.-8:30P.M.

June 6-8:

Uintah County Fair: (with special Exhibit for John Wesley Powell and River History)

June 7-8:

SCREE service Project in Vernal - details TBD

June 14-15:

Red Fleet Paddlefest: (Special Incorporation of Powell)- Vernal, Utah

June 16-22:

Art and River Festival: Vernal, Utah.

·         June 18th Elected Official Green River Daily Rafting Trip

·         June 18th Eco Park Event by Moffat County (Campout, Cookout, Speaker, Star Gazing, Music)

·         June 19th Harpers Corner Hike for Summer Day Trip-Harpers Corner Road Adventure (Meet at 10 am)

·         June 20th-22nd Art Festival in Downtown Vernal

·         June 20th Green River Daily for locals or guest, possible artists (50 people possible)

·         River Runner Alumni event

·         June 21st Blue Grass/Music Festival, Dutch oven Cook Off , Cook Off Contest with local Rafting companies, rafting simulation,

special speakers

·         June 22nd Special concert/Speakers and evening event at Split Mtn Boat Ramp

·         Vernal Theater Live Special Musical Performance thru the ages-Nichelle & Jon Stearmer

June 21-22:

SCREE Event, Public Lands and Waters of the Colorado River Basin - Moab Arts & Recreation Center -Moab, Utah

June 25-28, June 28-July 1, July 3-6:

Multi Day rafting Trip with History Tellers: Vernal, Utah 

September 9-12”

Biennial Conference of Science and Management- Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff Arizona 

September 20-22:

Powell Exhibition: Fort Lewis College, Durango Colorado

·         Speakers related to water, films, Native rights, historical and current day issues of the Colorado River.

October 16-19:

The 59th annual Western History Association Conference - "What happens in the West doesn't stay in the West": Westgate Las Vegas