Steamboat Briefs: Tread of Pioneers Museum looking for volunteers


The Tread of Pioneers Museum is seeking volunteers. The Steamboat Springs museum needs front-desk volunteers to work three-hour shifts.

Duties include greeting visitors, answering phones, and collecting admissions and gift shop sales. Friday and Saturday afternoon shifts are especially needed.

The museum also needs help with upcoming special events and is seeking school tour guides. Contact Katy Taylor at 879-2214 or by e-mail at for more information.

DOW starts grant program for recreational shooting

The Colorado Division of Wildlife has started a grant program to provide funding for shooting ranges and shooting areas.

The goal is to increase public recreational shooting opportunities for hunter education, marksmanship training, youth shooting opportunities and other recreational shooting.

The DOW Shooting Range Grant can be used to create new ranges and shooting areas or to enhance existing ranges.

The deadline for submission is Dec. 31.

Visit the DOW Web site at Call Larry Strohl at 303-291-7346 or e-mail


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