2016 Workshops


2016 Buffalo Peaks Ranch Workshop & Event Schedule

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Sherrie York and last year’s Illustrating Nature class, doing a few warm-up exercises.

Buffalo Peaks Ranch (est. 1862), set in the high mountain grasslands of South Park, is a perfect place for classes and field courses focused on people and the land. Please join us for our second summer at the ranch! Here’s our expanded schedule for 2016:

Saturday, July 9th:

A Starry Night in Colorado with Jeff Kanipe

Saturday, August 6th:

Fens of South Park with Denise Culver

Saturday, August 13th:

Reading South Park’s Landscape with Vince Matthews

Saturday, August 20th:

The Illustrated Journal with Sherrie York

Sunday, August 21st:

Land Library Summer Book Club

Saturday, September 10th:

Poetry, Memory, and Childhood with Jodie Hollander

Saturday, September 17th:

Haiku Moments/Haiku Mind with Gary Schroeder

Click on each workshop/event link for more information, and how to register!


Man in Black: Vince Matthews describing the importance of the Pierre Shale to valley formation in South Park.