Within Newcomers are interest groups: small gatherings that host activities and experiences for members. These two dozen interest groups are the "swizzle sticks" on the Newcomers menu of activities.
Meet for coffee and breakfast in local restaurants on the 1st Tuesday of the month year-round at 8:30 a.m. Meet new people, socialize, and have fun! For more information, contact Kathye Osborne (970-480-1436) or Liz Zornes (970-480-1888) or by email at WomensBreakfast@estesparknewcomers.org.Read More
Hiking in RMNP and local trails year round on the 1st Friday of each month. Hikes are generally greater than eight miles with an elevation gain of up to 4,000 feet. For more information, contact Tom Chapel (970-420-3568) or by email at AdventureHiking@estesparknewcomers.org.Read More
Come join the regular Hiking Group and explore the great outdoors in the Estes Park area with fellow hikers. We explore the various trails in RMNP and the national forest with an occasional field trip to a neighboring town. For more information, contact Caity Leeds (708-927-1225) or by email at WeekendHiking@EstesParkNewcomers.org.Read More
Hiking in RMNP and local trails on the 4th Wednesday of the month year-round. Targeting about two miles with minimal elevation gain. For more information, contact Ed Ellingson (414-559-8521) or Joe Van Winkle (515-490-3475) or by email at EasyHiking@estesparknewcomers.org.Read More
Looking for a book club that meets in the evening, this one is it! TGIF Book Club meets year-round on the 3rd Friday of the month from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in members’ homes. Books may be fiction or non-fiction, contemporary literature or classics. For more information, contact Joan Ralph (630-724-7198), Caltha Crowe (970-480-1994), or by email at TGIFBookClub@estesparknewcomers.org.Read More
Meets the 3rd Monday of the month, September through May. at 6 p.m. Share travel stories from your favorite trips, and learn tips and tricks from others. For more information, contact Jean Van Winkle (515-480-0453) or Cindy Kaufmann (406-465-97012) or by email at Travel@estesparknewcomers.org.Read More
The Morning Book Club meets on the the 1st Monday of the month year-round. The group selects a book in advance for discussion. For more information, contact Cathy Gersztenhorn (970-586-4971), Sherry Unruh (913-638-5772), or Caltha Crowe (970-480-1994) or by email at MorningBookClub@estesparknewcomers.org.Read More