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September 2018

National Public Lands Day 2018- Seedling Planting + Sign Installation

September 22 @ 7:00 am - 3:00 pm

National Public Lands Day is a once a year event where volunteers come out and steward their favorite public lands. This year Friends of Gold Butte is partnering with both the Bureau of Land Management and the Nevada Division of Wildlife. One group of volunteers will be planting Joshua trees in the area Northwest of the Gold Butte Townsite that was burnt in the wildfires of 2005. The other group will be installing new directional signs at various points along…

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October 2018

Milky Way Photography at Little Finland

October 8 @ 12:00 pm - October 9 @ 10:00 am
Gold Butte Road Information Sign, Highway 170 at Gold Butte Road
Riverside, NV US
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• What we'll doJoin Steve Dudrow and the Friends of Gold Butte for an overnight photography outing to Little Finland, taking advantage of the new Moon dark skies and rise of the Milky Way. We will meet in the parking lot at the start of Gold Butte Road at 12:00 noon (Pacific Time) and caravan south of Whitney Pockets to Mud Wash and then approximately eight miles to Little Finland. In the wash, there are wash outs and soft sand,…

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Welcome Back Fall Trash Pick Up

October 14 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
At the kiosk, Junction of Highway 170 & Gold Butte Rd.
Mesquite, NV US
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Come out to beautiful Gold Butte and show the place a little love! We will meet at the Junction of Gold Butte Road and Highway 170 at 9:00 am and caravan to the work site. We'll pick up debris and garbage for a couple of hours and then meet at Whitney Pocket for lunch. Friends of Gold Butte will supply buckets, trash bags, gloves and a snack. Be sure and dress appropriately for the weather, and wear something you don't…

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Hike to Amber Cat Canyon Birds Eye View (October)

October 27 @ 8:15 am - 3:00 pm
Gold Butte Road Information Sign, Highway 170 at Gold Butte Road
Riverside, NV US
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Meet at the the start of Gold Butte Road at 8:15 AM and we'll leave at 8:30 sharp. We should be back to town by mid afternoon. You'll want your sturdy hiking boots, hat, sun screen and a pack for your water and lunch a hiking stick will be helpful. Be sure to bring a camera and lots of film! High clearance vehicles are not required; we’ll park at the end of the paved Gold Butte Road. Raven Ridge is…

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November 2018

Hike to Amber Cat Canyon Birds Eye View (November)

November 14 @ 8:15 am - 3:00 pm
Gold Butte Road Information Sign, Highway 170 at Gold Butte Road
Riverside, NV US
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Meet at the the start of Gold Butte Road at 8:15 AM and we'll leave at 8:30 sharp. We should be back to town by mid afternoon. You'll want your sturdy hiking boots, hat, sun screen and a pack for your water and lunch a hiking stick will be helpful. Be sure to bring a camera and lots of film! High clearance vehicles are not required; we’ll park at the end of the paved Gold Butte Road. Raven Ridge is…

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Gold Butte Trash Pick Up

November 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
At the kiosk, Junction of Highway 170 & Gold Butte Rd.
Mesquite, NV US
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Spend a beautiful Fall day in Gold Butte, and make a difference too! We will meet at the Junction of Gold Butte Road and Highway 170 at 9:00 am and caravan to the work site. We'll pick up debris and garbage for a couple of hours and then meet at Whitney Pocket for lunch. Friends of Gold Butte will supply buckets, trash bags, gloves and a snack. Be sure and dress appropriately for the weather, and wear something you don't…

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December 2018

Tis the Season Trash Pick Up

December 7 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
At the kiosk, Junction of Highway 170 & Gold Butte Rd.
Mesquite, NV US
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Take a break from the holiday rush and help the environment at the same time! Join us at the Junction of Gold Butte Road and Highway 170 at 9:00 am and then we will caravan to the work site. We'll pick up debris and garbage for a couple of hours and then meet at Whitney Pocket for lunch. Friends of Gold Butte will supply buckets, trash bags, gloves and a snack. Be sure and dress appropriately for the weather, and…

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Hike to Amber Cat Canyon Birds Eye View (December)

December 12 @ 8:15 am - 3:00 pm
Gold Butte Road Information Sign, Highway 170 at Gold Butte Road
Riverside, NV US
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Meet at the the start of Gold Butte Road at 8:15 AM and we'll leave at 8:30 sharp. We should be back to town by mid afternoon. You'll want your sturdy hiking boots, hat, sun screen and a pack for your water and lunch a hiking stick will be helpful. Be sure to bring a camera and lots of film! High clearance vehicles are not required; we’ll park at the end of the paved Gold Butte Road. Raven Ridge is…

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