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The Sierra Club is an active and fun environmental organization. Come join us for hikes, outings, art openings, talks by experts, beer, volunteer opportunities, and great conversation about environmental issues! There are tons of ways to get involved with this group.

Upcoming events (5+)

Volunteer Wednesday

Sierra Club Office

Come by the office for a variety of volunteer activities - data entry, political campaigning, etc. Since the election is right around the corner, volunteer efforts are even more important right now!

Volunteer Wednesday

Sierra Club Office

Come by the office for a variety of volunteer activities - data entry, political campaigning, etc. Since the election is right around the corner, volunteer efforts are even more important right now!

Moderate/strenuous hike at high altitude in the Pecos

Iron Gate Campground

Saturday, June 8. Moderate/strenuous hike at high altitude in the Pecos region to view wildflowers on the mesa. The hike will pass through pine and aspen forest. Meet at 6:45 a.m. at North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center located at 7521 Carmel Ave. NE in Albuquerque to leave promptly at 7:00 a.m. Drive time to the trailhead at Iron Gate Campground will be 2 1/2 hours. There will be four miles of dirt road to the campground. High clearance vehicles are recommended although not a necessity. The in and out hike will be 5.7 miles roundtrip with an elevation gain of 737 feet, and a total uphill of 1070 feet. The minimum elevation will be 9,370. The grade will be 6% at times. There will be a great views of the peaks of the Pecos Wilderness from the mesa where we will eat lunch. A raincoat or poncho are required in case there is an afternoon storm. The hike leader will cancel the hike if a thunderstorm is forecast and/or the four mile road to the trailhead will be impassable due to prior rains. Hikers from Santa Fe can meet the group at the trailhead before or at 9:30 a.m. Contact the hike leader telephonically or by text no later than June 5th to RSVP. Seniors, please bring your National Park passes. Please no dogs or children. Diane,[masked]

(Not) Just Another Photographer: Nature Photography by Patrick O'Brien

Though he calls himself “just another photographer,” Patrick O’Brien is anything but. A former wildlife biologist, he has many years of experience shooting photographs in different media. Digital photography expanded his subject matter significantly. His photos have been published in a variety of books, magazines, and scientific publications. Please join us for an opening reception of his work on Saturday, June 8, 2-4 pm at the Sierra Club office. Call Heather Kline with questions:[masked]. The work will hang through July.

Past events (252)

Hike of Otherworldly San Lorenzo Canyon

2001 12th St NW

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