December Morning Hikes at Pueblo Mountain Park, 9161 Mountain Park Rd., Beulah. Hikes last from two to three hours and are appropriate for adults and children over 12. If snow conditions are right, hike may become a snowshoe or cross-country ski outing. Call for details. $3. Sat., Dec. 7, 9 a.m. Sat., Dec. 14, 8 a.m., Wed., Dec. 18, 6:30 p.m. (Full Moon Hike). Registration required: 485-4444.
Explore the Paint Mines. Hike with El Paso County Parks & Leisure Services for a guided tour of the Paint Mines Interpretive Park, and learn more about the geological, ecological and historical significance of this unique land. Sat., Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to noon. Reservations required, 520-6387.