Ripple Creek Lodge to Celebrate Harvesting of the U.S Capital Christmas Tree
- When: Friday, November 2, 2012, 8 a.m. to noon
- Where: Ripple Creek Lodge, Meeker
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Outdoor, Community, Social
From 8 a.m. to noon On Friday Nov. 2, Ripple Creek Lodge is throwing a party to commemorate the harvesting of the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree and the beginning of the tree’s journey from the Blanco Ranger District to the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C. This festivity is free and open to everyone and will include photo opportunities with the Capitol Christmas Tree, a bonfire, giveaways, Christmas cookies and candies, hot cocoa, coffee and a special visit from Santa Claus.
Ripple Creek Lodge is located approximately 40 miles east of Meeker. Nestled deep in the heart of the White River National Forest on the edge of the pristine Flat Tops Wilderness Area, Ripple Creek Lodge offers cabin rentals; guided hunting, fishing, horseback riding and back country camping trips; dining in the historic main lodge; and a passageway to miles of scenic wilderness trails, hundreds of back country glacial lakes and the spectacular beauty of the Colorado high country.
Ripple Creek Lodge
39020 County Road 8
Meeker, Colorado 81641