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Featuring cool photos, tidbits and the latest on what's happening with Pitkin County Open Space and Trails. The newsletter is typically distributed in the first week of each month. The above photo, of a heron at North Star Nature Preserve, was taken by Peter Feinzig.
Images from our August 2017 newsletter
The Crystal River Valley, when a dirt road and a railroad still paralleled the river.
Volunteers work on a new section of singletrack trail along Prince Creek Road. Photo by Mike Pritchard.
An open house in July served as the kickoff to planning the Castle Creek Trail project.
The Osprey chicks have fledged, leaving the nest at Emma Open Space empty much of the time. On occasion, the birds can still be found at the nest.
This is one panel in a new display destined for the overlook at North Star Nature Preserve. A new scope for the overlook is also planned.