Past Meetup

"Wild Places" Volunteer Day and Potluck (+ optional camping)

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Wild Places Horse Rescue

West of Cripple Creek · Guffey, CO

How to find us

We'll carpool and caravan up from the 31st street Safeway parking lot

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Let's rally and get outta town for a volunteer day with a veggie potluck! Our member Kelly started Wild Places Horse Rescue ( (west of Cripple Creek) and needs a little horsey help. Carpooling will be provided from the Safeway on 31st Street. Join us for a "wild" day out with some beautiful scenery, team work, and lunch! Saturday night drinks at the historic Saloon and overnight camping is optional.

What to Bring:

*A vegan picnic-style dish to share

*Water bottle

*A camp chair (optional)

*Extra layers of clothing (optional)

*Comfortable work shoes

*Work gloves



Meet at 9am sharp in the Safeway parking lot (3275 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs)

Vegan Picnic Ideas:

-Sandwich Fixings

-Dips w/ Chips, Crackers, or Raw Veggies

-Salads (potato, mock chicken, fruit)

-Baked goodies

Websites for Picnic Recipes:

Horsey Chores:
grooming horses, poop-scooping, removing rocks from the corral, painting, shoveling pea gravel, building manure compost area, fencing

Camping/entertainment (optional):
At our last volunteer day, some members suggested that we camp out and make it a two-day event. Feel free to bring your camping gear and some breakfast goodies, and stay the night. We may also make a visit Saturday night to the historic, one-of-a-kind saloon in Guffey!