Entries for cut-your-own Christmas tree permits are due Sunday, Nov. 14. at midnight. Permits allow residents to cut their own lodgpole pine Christmas tree at Reynolds Ranch Open Space near Nederland. Permits will be issued through a random drawing.
The 2021 Cropland Policy updates are available for public comment. Staff presented the policy update recommendations at a joint public hearing with the Board of County Commissioners and the Parks & Open Space Advisory Committee on Oct. 19.
A draft management plan has been developed for the Mayhoffer Farm Open Space property located between Lafayette and Louisville. Public comments are being accepted.
Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain will be closed Monday through Wednesday from Sept. 20 through Jan. 30 (except for certain holidays) for elk management through limited hunting. If hunting activities end early or are not scheduled, the park will be open.
Recovery work is underway at Heil Valley Ranch from the devastating Cal-Wood Fire. The south side of the park is closed until the area can be restored to safe conditions.