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Bears Ears Partnership leads on the ground site conservation, education, stewardship and research programs to protect and build respect for the greater Bears Ears cultural landscape.

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Cultural sites are sacred to Indigenous peoples and integral to American history. By treading softly and leaving things as we find them, we show respect for those who came before us and those who will visit after us.

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Bears Ears Education Center

The Bears Ears Education Center is a community-powered space that aims to equip hikers, backpackers, paddlers, climbers and other visitors with tips and resources on how to visit the public lands of San Juan County and Bears Ears National Monument with respect.


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Explore Bears Ears

Bears Ears National Monument offers a wealth to do and see, including camping, hiking and scenic drives.  Learn how to visit with respect on foot, on wheels and more.

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Bears Ears Summer Camp July 13-15

Jump start your kid's summer at Bears Ears Summer Camp, July 13-15, 2024! Session two is available to local and/or Indigenous youth ages 15-17.

Jump start your kid's summer at Bears Ears Summer Camp! Join Bears Ears Partnership and Ancient Wayves for three days and two nights of rafting the San Juan River, day-hiking in Bears Ears National Monument, and sharing Indigenous Knowledge.

Participants will camp at Sand Island the evening before launch day for orientation and introductions, launch at Sand Island (Bluff, Utah) and taking out at Mexican Hat. Participants will raft, hike, and camp while building connection to place and each other. All meals included. 

**Registration is free for San Juan County or Indigenous Youth.** If eligible, please contact Education Director Sarah Burak (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for the registration code. 

Event Information

Event Date 07-13-2024
Event End Date 07-15-2024
Capacity 10
Individual Price $65.00

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