Public Hikes at the Catamount Institute in Woodland Park. On the first Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon. Bring water and wear appropriate clothing. $3-$6. Pre-registration required, 687-1993. Next hike: May 4.
Guided Hikes at Mountain Park Environmental Center, Beulah. Hikes are guided by an experienced naturalist. Most are appropriate for ages 10 and up and last 2 to 3 hours. Come prepared for the weather, wear good shoes and bring water. $3, or free to members. Register early, group size limited. 719/485-4444. Pn Sun., April 21: Earth Day John Muir Hike. On Fri., April 26, 7 p.m.: Full Moon Hike.
Recreational Ministries at First Presbyterian Church offering many sporting leagues, senior programs, creative classes, outdoor adventures and summer camps for all ages and religions. For more information, call 471-3763 Ext. 143.
Ute Pass Elementary Pony Fun Run, a 5K or 1 mile run/walk fundraiser. $10 includes t-shirt, prizes and refreshments. Call 684-9821 or 684-2264 for entry details. Sat., May 18, 9 a.m.
Colorado Springs Little League is currently accepting player registrations for the upcoming spring 2002 season online at
www.coloradospringslittleleague.com. Call 591-1819.
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, 2.5 miles south of Highway 24 on Teller Road. Offering a visitor center, trails, ranger programs, petrified trees, detailed plant and insect fossils. Open year-round. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., until mid-June. Call 719/748-3253.