The Colorado Archaeological Society

Next Meeting - Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Programs are Free and Open to the Public

Next Program: The Prehistory & History of the Baca National Wildlife Refuge

by Jen Kolise

Nestled against the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the northeastern portion of San Luis Valley, the Baca National Wildlife Refuge is a haven for migratory birds and resident wildlife. (more)

Field trip to Baca National Wildlife Refuge for Pikes Peak Chapter members only on June 18th.

Upcoming Programs

August 20, 2024

Excavating the “Swift Water Place” Site in Alaska by Dr. Bruce Lutze, Archaeologist

Field Trips

Sept. 20-23

 Gary Conover will lead a trip to the Salinas Missions in New Mexico.

Oct. 4-5

Price Heiner, who led our fantastic outing last October to La Cueva, will take us to 

the Upper Crossing Guard Station, Dry Creek, and possibly Mr. Peat in the San Luis Valley.


Trip to the University of Colorado Museum in Boulder.


Trip to Victor, Colorado this summer.

Our Board of Directors

PresidentSusanne Denlinger
Vice PresidentRobin Bell
SecretaryMargaret Cordova
TreasurerPaul Shannon
Director at Large
Director at LargeJulie Haverluk, 2nd Yr
Programs Director Patrice Rhoades-Baum
CAS RepresentativeJones LeFae
Membership DirectorLarry Hansen

Our Committee Members

Chapter PremiumsAmy Sullivan
Community OutreachSusanne Denlinger
Field TripsArt Porter
NewsletterJerry Grandel
PAAC CoordinatorJones LeFae
PublicityJudy Kilgore
RefreshmentsLinda Trzyna
Web MasterRichard Garcia