2013 Trail Crew Reports

10 weeklong and 4 weekend Volunteer Trail Crews with an average of 19 participants each Constructed 2 new bridges and replaced 2 old, rotten ones Built and refurbished hundreds of water diversions (rolling dips, check steps, etc.) Improved 2 equestrian creek crossings Removed trees and overgrowth Removed 20 tree stumps from new trail alignment Built […]

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2013 Trail Care Success

In 2013 alone … 638 VOLUNTEERS contributed 16,344 hours preserving The Colorado Trail, an astounding $366,596 worth of labor! Adopt-A-Trail VOLUNTEERS • 253 Adopters & Helpers • 3,142 hours: Maintained the 567-mile CT (as they do annually) 76 volunteer Adopters plus their helpers Multiple excursions each summer Cleared the Trail, sawing and removing numerous fallen […]

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2013 Adopt-A-Trail Accomplishments

As The Colorado Trail grows, so does the Trail Foundation’s Adopt-A-Trail program. With the addition of the Collegiate West 80, the number of Adopter sections increased by 12, bringing the total to 76 (in February, 2004, the roster stood at 58 Adopter sections). That’s a lot of individuals and groups who serve as the CTF’s […]

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2012 Trail Crew Reports

Weeklong Crew 0112 – Lost Park June 30 – July 7, 2012 Crew Leader: Tom Brooksher Total Hours Worked: 807 Crew Members Included: Charlotte Aycrigg, Candace Ballantyne, Misi Ballard, Barbara Beaumont, Michelle Brooksher, Tom Brucia, Jessica Condon, Thomas Couts, Sachin DeYoung, Bev Gherardini, Mark Grant, Kurt Hamann, Jodie Hansen, Dewey Hill, Bharat Ratra, Daniel Russell, […]

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2012 Trail Care Success

In 2012 alone… 584 VOLUNTEERS contributed 17,003 hours preserving The Colorado Trail, an astounding $374,576.09* worth of labor! Adopt-A-Trail VOLUNTEERS • 239 Adopters & Helpers • 3,513 hours Maintained the 486-mile CT (as they do annually) 64 volunteer Adopters plus their helpers Multiple excursions each summer Cleared the Trail, sawing and removing over 1,100 fallen […]

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2012 Adopt-A-Trail Accomplishments

Snapshot: Adopters 2012 64 Adopter sections 63 Adopters (1 has 2 sections) 161 Adopter Helpers Section lengths vary from 1.6 miles to 16.8 miles Over 3,315 hours spent on trail work this year alone Accomplishments Maintained the entire 486 miles of the CT Made multiple excursions each summer Cleared the Trail, sawing and removing over […]

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2011 Trail Crew Reports

Weeklong Crew 0111 – Lost Park June 25 – July 2, 2011 Crew Leader: Tom Brooksher Total Hours Worked: 789 Crew Members Included: Michelle Brooksher, Tom Brucia, Ethan Currie, Laura Farmer, Mark Grant, Bob Hunter, Cindy Jeffery, Mick Jeffery, Dallas Peterson, Alexandra Racette, Danielle Schlegel, Dee Sellers, Corinne Sommerfeld, Christopher Stewart, David Stillman, Gary Troutman, […]

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2011 Accomplishments

In 2011, 661 volunteers contributed 20,550 hours, the equivalent of $444,300 worth of labor, caring for the Trail. Adopt-A-Trail Accomplishments 282 Adopters and helpers spent 5,244 hours peforming maintenance work on all 486 miles of the Trail 310 fallen trees removed Hundreds of water diversions repaired, replaced and installed Signage, including directional signs and confidence markers, […]

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2011 Adopt-A-Trail Program

Snapshot: Adopters 2011 64 Adopter sections 63 Adopters (1 has 2 sections) 150 Adopter Helpers Section lengths vary from 1.6 miles to 16.8 miles Over 2,432 hours spent on trail work this year alone Accomplishments Maintained the entire 486 miles of the CT Made multiple excursions each summer Cleared the Trail, sawing and removing over […]

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2010 Trail Crew Reports

Weeklong Crew 0110 – Twin Lakes Trail Crew 0110, Twin Lakes, June 19-2, 2010 Crew Leader: Phil Smith Crew Members Included: Ashley Batty, Ryker Bynum, Trey Chaffin, Ashley Christner, Jessica Condon, Austin Delohery, Chris Farley, Derek Fleshman, Kelley Gorham, Luke Hannan, Rachel Hatfield, Reuben King, Blake Lobato, Dylan Stokes, Betsy Sylvester, John Sylvester, Ryan Wahl […]

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