A Passion for Nature (Two Parties Not to Miss!)

A Passion for Nature (Two Parties Not to Miss!)

Our TWO LARGEST PARTIESare around the corner. We hope you come and have fun with us!#SantaFeStandUpForNature  OUR ANNUAL PARTY GOES HYBRID! Take part from your own home or join our live eventat the Violet Crown.August 26th 7:00PM  Pre-event Entertainment hosted by...

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Banff Tickets on Sale Now!

Banff Tickets on Sale Now!

Banff Mountain Film Festival TicketsON SALE NOW! Watch Banff on a HUGE screen while being outdoors yourself!Enjoy NEW films from the Banff Centre Mountain World Tour September 7th  BANFF TURQUOISE PROGRAM (8 films – 2 hr 22 min)​ ​ TURQUOISE PROGRAM BUY TICKETS...

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Great Work and More Experiences for You!

Great Work and More Experiences for You!

In my last communication with you, I told you about how excited we are about the monsoons and how they are watering our reseeding project in the Galisteo Basin.  Last year, through the generosity of a local foundation, we were able to purchase a 300 acre property that...

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Check Out these Fun Events!

Check Out these Fun Events!

I hope you had a great July 4th weekend.  I spent it up in Red River where the afternoon rain showers were plentiful.  At night I could hear the thunder coming down the valley from the east, and then the patter of rain soaking the parched forest.  These past two weeks...

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Come volunteer with us in the Galisteo Basin!

Come volunteer with us in the Galisteo Basin!

Please Volunteer!Galisteo Basin Erosion Control Work Dayson June 11 & 12, 18 & 19 Please sign up to learn erosion control techniques from a master, and to help SFCT employ these techniques to protect and restore a property in the Galisteo Basin – from 8 am to...

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In Memory: Bill Johnson

In Memory: Bill Johnson

1951 - 2021   There is no way that we could ever thank Bill enough for his contributions to the Santa Fe Conservation Trust: board member, trail advocate, and all around great guy.  We'll miss you Bill! Please take a look at the article below, published in our...

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Take a Kid Hiking on June 5

Take a Kid Hiking on June 5

As you can imagine, it was hard to plan and promote our programs this year because of the coronavirus.  Should we promote the VAMONOS program, for example, or would we not be able to gather?  Until we got more clarity, we did as much gorilla advertising as we could,...

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Last Chance to Speak Out

Last Chance to Speak Out

Last Chance for Comments on the Streetlight Conversion! Over 5,500 streetlights are slated to be converted to LED lights, which is great as far as saving energy is concerned. But the temperature of the lights is still to be determined, which is why we are concerned....

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Bursting Out of the Pandemic!

Bursting Out of the Pandemic!

Yesterday was a big day on the pandemic front with good news about masks for vaccinated people. Check out the CDCs new recommendations if you haven't seen them yet. Of course, the governor has to weigh in soon. Even though it is good news, I feel sort of like a rabbit...

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Preserving our Night Skies – Thank You!

Preserving our Night Skies – Thank You!

We are thrilled with the turnout for our Dark Skies earthLINES Online Chat last night, which featured Sam Finn, Peter Lipscomb, Francois-Marie Patorni, and Terry Smith.  What discussion!  We are so grateful for their time, expertise and passion for lighting that is...

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Upcoming Events

Jun
29
Wed
8:30 am La Tierra Trails Work Day @ La Tierra Trails, Junction 22 Trailhead
La Tierra Trails Work Day @ La Tierra Trails, Junction 22 Trailhead
Jun 29 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
La Tierra Trails Work Day @ La Tierra Trails, Junction 22 Trailhead | Santa Fe | New Mexico | United States
Come help SFCT volunteers work on La Tierra Trails on behalf of the City of Santa Fe. Bring work boots, long pants/shirt sleeves, sun protection, snacks, and water.  I’ll bring the tools! If you haven’t[...]
8:30 am Trail Work in the Santa Fe Canyo... @ Cerro Gordo Trailhead
Trail Work in the Santa Fe Canyo... @ Cerro Gordo Trailhead
Jun 29 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Trail Work in the Santa Fe Canyon Preserve @ Cerro Gordo Trailhead
Please join us as we return to the Santa Fe Canyon Preserve to work on the trail we helped build last year in collaboration with The Nature Conservancy, Ecotone Landscape Planning, and Rocket Ramps.  This[...]
Jul
5
Tue
5:30 pm Vámonos – Take a Walk on the Sou... @ Southside Library
Vámonos – Take a Walk on the Sou... @ Southside Library
Jul 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Take a Walk on the Southside Meet at the Southside Library (6599 Jaguar Dr.) and talk a walk on the Arroyo Chamiso Trail. All walks are free and open to the public. No registration is[...]
Jul
14
Thu
5:30 pm Vámonos – Find a New Path
Vámonos – Find a New Path
Jul 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Vámonos – Find a New Path 5/19 – Rail Trail @ Zia Rd Trailhead to Siringo Rd and back 6/16 – Arroyo Chamiso Trail @Villa Linda Park to GCCC Rec Center and back 7/14 –[...]
Jul
20
Wed
5:30 pm Vámonos – Wellness Walk @ Larragoite Park
Vámonos – Wellness Walk @ Larragoite Park
Jul 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
5/25 – Wellness Walk from Larragoite Park to Railyard Park. 6/22 – Wellness Walk from Larragoite Park to Ashbaugh Park 7/20 – Wellness Walk from Larragoite Park to Railyard Park. 8/17 – Wellness Walk from[...]