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. On Sat., May 11, 1 p.m.: Mid-May light hike. On Sat., May 25, 8 a.m.: Birding hike. On Sat., May 25, 6:30 p.m.: Full moon hike.
Sand Creek Series Mountain Bike Race #57, in Black Forest. Races for all ages at Black Forest Regional Park, on Milam Road two miles east of Shoup. For details call 591-4671. Sun., May 12, 8:30 a.m.
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.
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., through April. Call 719/748-3253.
Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation holding registration for youth Spring Soccer, youth swimming lessons, adult softball and 50 Plus winter softball. Fees and times vary. Call 385-5981, or 385-5984 for swim info.