Back Country Horsemen to host Forest Service spokeswoman

Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 5:29 PM

The Journal

The Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will hold their monthly meeting on Aug. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Florida Grange on Highway 172, a half-mile south of Elmore’s Corner.

Gretchen Fitzgerald, acting public affairs officer and forester for the San Juan National Forest, will discuss post-fire recovery after the 416 Fire, looking back at what was done after the Missionary Ridge fire, and answering questions. Come early to get a seat.

The Four Corners Back Country Horsemen works to perpetuate common sense enjoyment of public lands by horsemen and pack stock users. To learn more, go to or contact Julie Figg, chapter president, at 970-442-0575 or