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Grills Closed Due to Fire Restrictions

Grills are closed and locked at all shelters due to dangerous fire conditions.

Outdoor Creations Plein Air Art Show

Entries are being accepted for the 2021 en plain air art exhibit. The application deadline is Aug. 25.

Left Hand Outdoor Challenge

Teens interested in service learning, environmental education, leadership development, and challenging outdoor activities are encouraged to apply for the program. The application deadline is Aug. 1.

Heil Valley Ranch Cal-Wood Fire Recovery

Recovery work is underway at Heil Valley Ranch from the devastating Cal-Wood Fire. The south side of the park is closed at least through Sept. 30 so the area can be restored to safe conditions.

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Parks & Open Space Mission

To conserve natural, cultural, and agricultural resources and provide public uses that reflect sound resource management and community values.

Parks & Open Space Goals

  1. To preserve rural lands and buffers.
  2. To preserve and restore natural resources for the benefit of the environment and the public.
  3. To provide public outreach, partnerships, and volunteer opportunities to increase awareness and appreciation of Boulder County’s open space.
  4. To protect, restore, and interpret cultural resources for the education and enjoyment of current and future generations.
  5. To provide quality recreational experiences while protecting open space resources.
  6. To promote and provide for sustainable agriculture in Boulder County for the natural, cultural, and economic values it provides.
  7. To develop human resources potential, employ sustainable and sound business practices, and pursue technological advancements.

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5201 St. Vrain Rd.
Longmont, CO 80503
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Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

Parks are open sunrise to sunset

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