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Flaming Gorge Fall Festival – September 20th, 2008
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Enjoy the Fall Colors in Flaming Gorge
Fall in Flaming Gorge means bright yellows of the aspens contrasting with the dark greens of the conifers. Fall Colors are also evident in the bright red of the Kokanee Salmon as they swim upstream.

In addition to enjoying the great outdoors, the following activities will be occurring on Saturday, September 20th:

Fall Festival
The main event of the Day is the Dinner and Entertainment starting at 4 pm at the Daggett County Park. Deputy Sheriff John DeHart was recently diagnosed with cancer and the proceeds of this event will be donated to his treatment. In addition to the dinner and entertainment there will be horse-drawn wagon rides, horseshoes, auctions and raffles and other activities to raise money for Deputy John DeHart’s treatments. There will also be online auctions held during the next week or so to continue the fund raising effort. E-Bay Link It will be a fun evening for everyone to get together and have a nice meal!

Tickets are available in advance at the Courthouse for $10 per person or $30 for immediate family members.

Music, wagon rides and other activities will start at 4:00 pm. Dinner will be served at 5 pm and the auctions will be after dinner. To donate to the auction or get additional information please contact Karen Jensen of the Sheriffs Office at (435) 784-3255 or Patty Schwartz, EMT Director at (435) 885-3191 or (435) 790-7215.

The Division of Wildlife Resource’s Kokanee Festival
DWR will be setting up displays and information at the Sheep Creek turnout on Hwy 44 from 10 am to 3 pm. Learn about the history of the Kokanee salmon on the Flaming Gorge and see these bright red fish swim upstream. Big horn sheep have also been visible from the road or parking lot during previous events.

Birthday Party
Friend’s and family of Delon Pollock are invited to the Manila Senior Center at 165 East Highway 43 in Manila, from 2-4 pm to celebrate his 80th Birthday!

Fall Colors near Tower Rock along the Sheep Creek Geological Loop

Fall Colors in Sheep Creek Geological Loop

Kokanee Salmon spawning in Sheep Creek near the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area

Kokanee Salmon in Sheep swimming up Sheep Creek

Big Horn sheep on the Sheep Creek Geological Loop near the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area

Big Horn Sheep on the Sheep Creek Geological Loop

For more information Contact: 

Brian Raymond

(435) 784-3218 ext. 134

This page was updated on September 15, 2008

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