Events / Filoha Meadows Firefly & Rare Orchid Walk - July 8

Filoha Meadows Firefly & Rare Orchid Walk

Join Roaring Fork Conservancy and Pitkin County Open Space & Trails for an evening exploration of Filoha Meadows. Located near Redstone on Highway 133, Filoha Meadows is a natural thermal wetland, providing unique habitat for rare orchids, fireflies, and many other plant and animal species. We’ll tour areas typically closed to the public to learn more about these incredible species, the history of this unique area, and discuss current issues in the Crystal River Valley and Filoha Meadows.

Please keep in mind:

  • This program is appropriate for those 12 years and older. Minors must be accompanied by a parent.
  • Please dress appropriately as the program will happen rain or shine.  
  • Please also wear closed toed shoes as there is quite a bit of walking, including on uneven terrain. 

Additional program dates for Filoha Meadows Firefly & Rare Orchid Walks are:

  • Monday, July 1, 2019
  • Tuesday, July 2, 2019
  • Thursday, July 18, 2019

Please call (970) 927-1290 with questions.

Monday, July 8, 2019 
7:30 – 9:15 pm
Filoha Meadows Open Space, near Redstone 
Cost: This FREE program is brought to you by Pitkin County Open Space & Trails.

REGISTRATION is required and opens three weeks in advance of the program date.

Contact Us

Roaring Fork Conservancy

PHONE: (970) 927-1290

PO Box 3349
Basalt, CO 81621

22800 Two Rivers Road
Basalt, CO 81621

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