Great Old Broads

yuccaGreat Old Broads for Wilderness is a national organization that engages and ignites the activism of elders to preserve and protect wilderness and wild lands. We bring voice, knowledge, commitment, and humor to the movement to protect our last wild places on earth.


rosiecropBroadband Leader Boot Camp 2015!
Wilderness Advocacy Training

When: April 30–May 4
The Commanders House, University of Utah,
Salt Lake City, UT

DEADLINE to APPLY is MARCH 10! Learn more here.



poster_8.5x11_final_v1-SMExperience the Unprotected Wild Lands of Southern Utah with Author/Adventurer Steve Allen

Broads is hosting the effervescent and always-entertaining Steve Allen for a slide presentation highlighting the scenic unprotected wild lands of southern Utah.

WHEN: Thursday, February 19th, at 6 pm
WHERE: Red Mountain Resort, 1275 E. Red Mountain Circle, Ivins, Utah.

For more info about the event, contact Jenny West at

Great News! Red Mountain Resort is offering a discount on the rooms for event participants. Call Lindy Overton directly at (435) 652-5744. Come for the show, stay for the hiking!


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Hey California Broads and Bros!

The March for Real Climate Leadership is shaping up to be a game-changing moment for the climate movement in California — will you be there? Find out more…

Here are cities where you can catch a ride—or, organize a bus from your location here.

Coming soon…


We’re making big plans for 2015!

Look for details on our 2015 Broadwalks and Broadworks programs in January, and join us for education, advocacy, stewardship, and fun in amazing locations!




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Boot Camp 2015

Activate Your Passion for Wild Places When: April 30–May 4 Where: The Commanders House, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT DEADLINE to APPLY is MARCH 10! Apply to be a volunteer Broadband Leader and attend the 2015 Wilderness Advocacy Boot Camp. The Great Old Broads for Wilderness Advocacy Boot Camp will activate your heart and…

Objection Filed on Proposed Land Exchange at Wolf Creek Pass

Great Old Broads for Wilderness is one of a coalition of conservation organizations filing an objection with the Forest Service regarding a proposed land exchange near Wolf Creek Pass that would allow the construction of a village designed to house 10,000 people. Read the recent press release here…