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Scenes From Pajarito Mountain Young Adult Patrollers Annual Trip To Silverton Mountain

on April 16, 2018 - 7:52am
Pajarito Mountain Ski Patroller Eric Schaller, left, and Patrol Medical Director Dr. Robert McClees accompanied Young Adult Patrollers (YAPs), from left, Ethan Aulwes, Natalie Aulwes, Elise Phillips and Meredith McBranch April 5-6 on their annual trip to Silverton Mountain. There is only one chairlift at Silverton and skiers have to hike up to their planned route with their skis on their packs. They also are required to wear avalanche beacons and carry avalanche equipment such as probes and shovels.

Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District Field Tract Campground Now On

on April 15, 2018 - 9:27am

SFNF News:

The Santa Fe National Forest would like to inform the public of the opportunity to reserve in advance, camp sites at Field Tract Campground. This is the first campground in the Pecos Canyon Corridor to sign onto for reservation of individual campsites.

There is a total of 15 camp sites available with amenities such as shelters, campfire rings, and picnic tables. Additional amenities within the campground is water, toilets and a campground host.

Recreation users may be familiar with Holy Ghost Group Site and Jacks Creek Group sites.

Scenes From Judges Cup Invitational Tournament At Los Alamos School Of Gymnastics Saturday

on April 15, 2018 - 9:11am

Scene from the Judges Cup Invitational Tournament Saturday at the Los Alamos School of Gymnastics (LASG) at 555 North Mesa Road. LASG is a non-profit, member-owned and parent-operated organization that offers recreational and competitive gymnastics for girls and boys ages two through high school. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Scene from the Judges Cup Invitational Tournament Saturday at the Los Alamos School of Gymnastics. Eleven teams from throughout the state competed in the annual event. Programs at the LASG include Summer Sports Camp for children ages 6 to 12, weekday

Los Alamos Tennis Takes On Las Vegas Cardinals

on April 14, 2018 - 7:43am

The doubles team of Thomas Chadwick, returning the ball, and Martin Naud playing in a match against the Las Vegas Cardinals Tuesday afternoon at Urban Park in Los Alamos. The Robertson Cardinal tennis team has been a premier tennis team for decades and their strength and experience was in full swing in their matches against the boys and girls tennis teams. The boys had a very good showing and lost by a score of 4-5, but the girls fell hard with a score on 0-9. Photo by John McHale/

The doubles team of Tim Martin, returning and Junseo Kim played a tough match against the

LAHS Track & Field Athletes Shine At Sundevil Invite

on April 14, 2018 - 6:45am

Los Alamos High School Track & Field athletes stood out Wednesday at the Sundevil Invite at Sandia Prep. Here Rafael Sanchez and Duncan Fuehne lead the pack in the 3200 m. Sanchez won the event in a State Qualifying time of 10:04.8, which also broke the LAHS freshman record. Fuehne was fourth in 10:21. Photo by Blake Wood

Freshman Tia Hartzol brings the 'Toppers home in first place in the 4x400 relay, in a time of 4:15.8. Hartzol's split was an excellent 59.7 seconds. Photo by Blake Wood

Sophomore Becca Green won the discus with a throw of 130' 10-3/4", more than 38 feet ahead of second

Aquatic Center Invites Community To Share Memories Of Pool For 30th Birthday Wednesday, April 25

on April 13, 2018 - 4:07pm


The Larry R. Walkup Aquatic Center is celebrating its 30th birthday Wednesday, April 25, and the community is invited to get involved in the festivities.

Recreation staff is seeking pool users and residents who would like to share memories of the pool during the last 30 years.

The public, past and present staff, County Councilors, coaches, swimmers and stakeholders are invited  to the 1:30 p.m. cake cutting and share random flashback memories of the last 30 years, the ones that make you stop and just smile.

Hilltoppers Softball Wins Against Jaguars

on April 13, 2018 - 4:02pm

Cheers ring out from the dugout as Lauren Harris hits a home run in the sixth inning of the Hilltoppers softball game against the Capital Jaguars played Wednesday afternoon in Santa Fe. The 'Toppers shut out the Jaguars until the sixth inning when the Jaguars scored six to bring the score 10-6 in favor of the 'Toppers. The 'Toppers managed to score two more runs in the seventh inning and won the game. Photo by John McHale/

Alicia Gonzales slides into third base ahead of the tag. Photo by John McHale/

Third baseman Megan Romero scoops up a grounder and makes the