Accomplishments

2022 Trail Crew Accomplishments

Summary 2022 CTF Crew Accomplishments  –  19 Trail Crews One trail crew and team leader training 187 volunteers (including crew leaders, cooks, trail workers, Operations Manager, etc.) 5469 volunteer hours contributed Three bridges constructed or repaired Avalanche debris cleared from several locations Hundreds of drains cleaned and/or constructed Four rock walls constructed Approximately one mile […]

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2021 Adopt-A-Trail Accomplishments

Summary 2021 Adopt-A-Trail – In 2021, CTF Field Operations Manager Darin Radatz continued managing the Adopt-A-Trail program. Radatz lead three training sessions for Adopters. During his year of leadership, 54% of current Adopters have attended a training session. Trainings focused on maintaining and improving drainage, identifying problems, and reporting to the CTF office. Adopters do […]

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2021 Foundation Accomplishments

Summary 2021 CTF Accomplishments In 2021, 673 VOLUNTEERS contributed 11,091 hours preserving The Colorado Trail, an astounding $316,251 worth of labor! Adopt-A-Trail VOLUNTEERS • 185 Adopters, Helpers, & Training Attendees • 1,716 hours: Maintained the 567-mile CT (as they do annually) 84 volunteer Adopters plus their helpers Each visits their Adoption one or more times every […]

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Ted La May, key individual in CT history

CTF Hero, Ted La May, Passed

CTF Hero, Ted La May passed away at home on November 26, 2021. Condolences go out to his wife of 61 years, Pat La May, as well as their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Ted played a central role in the development of The Colorado Trail, though the effort got off to a very rocky […]

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The 2020 CTF Trail Crew Schedule

Summer Trail Crews Now Live

Posted Feb 20, 2020 – Volunteer on a Trail Crew this summer. Give back and have fun! We need you. Here are the links: https://coloradotrail.org/volunteer/trail-crews/crew-schedule/ https://coloradotrail.org/volunteer/trail-crews/ctf-trail-crew-registration-and-waiver/ Exciting here at the CTF, we’ve recently mailed and posted online (it’s mobile friendly!) our Trail Crew Schedule. Please take a look at these work parties. You simply gaining […]

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2019 Adopt-A-Trail Accomplishments

Summary 2019 Adopt-A-Trail – In 2019, CTF Field Operations Manager Brent Adams continued managing the Adopt-A-Trail program. Adams lead three training sessions for Adopters. During his four years of leadership, 56% of current Adopters have attended a training session. Trainings focused on maintaining and improving drainage, identifying problems, and reporting to the CTF office. Adopters […]

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CTF Trail Crews: 2019 Accomplishments

Summary 2019 CTF Crew Accomplishments – 15 Trail Crews One trail crew and team leader training 265 volunteers (including crew leaders, cooks, trail workers, Operations Manager, etc.) 10 training participants 8,286 volunteer hours contributed Avalanche debris cleared from several locations Six bridges repaired and/or replaced Hundreds of drains cleaned and/or constructed Three turnpikes constructed 0.37 […]

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Approaching Cottonwood Pass in CW02, some snowpack remains. Photo thanks to Jim Collins.

2019 Foundation Accomplishments

Summary 2019 CTF Accomplishments – In 2019, 790 VOLUNTEER SHOWINGS contributed 16,728 hours preserving The Colorado Trail, an astounding $425,393 worth of labor! Adopt-A-Trail VOLUNTEERS • 312 Adopters, Helpers, & Training Attendees • 3,589 hours: Maintained the 567-mile CT (as they do annually) 80 volunteer Adopters plus their helpers Each visits their Adoption one or […]

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CTF Crew Volunteers enjoy giving back to the Trail.

Crews Need You – Spaces Available

Posted March 25, 2019 – The CTF could sure use your help on one of our Volunteer Trail Crews this year. We hope you’ll take a good look at the Crew schedule right now and sign up if you can. Having enough volunteers on each of our Trail Crews means the neediest parts of The […]

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