Pole Hill In Progress

Restoring Forest Health Creates Jobs and Boosts the Local Economy

Peaks to People is pleased to announce that the 250-acre Pole Hill forest health project in the Big Thompson watershed is underway. We are co-funding this project with substantial funds also coming from the Natural Resource Conservation Service Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP), Northern Water and the Colorado State Forest Service.  This project is located […]

Larimer County Department of Natural Resources Ramsay-Shockey Open Space – State Land Board

Project Overview: The 177-acre Ramsay-Shockey Open Space, managed by the Larimer County Department of Natural Resources, was purchased in 1997 to protect important wildlife habitat, provide a buffer to Pinewood Reservoir (an important water holding site), and expand recreational activities. This project covers approximately 70 acres across a cross section of the Ramsay Shockey Open [...]
Elkhorn Creek Demonstration site

Ben Delatour Scout Ranch – Elkhorn Creek

Project Overview: The Ben Delatour Scout Ranch is a 3,200-acre property located 40 miles northwest of Fort Collins, CO. Established in 1958, the ranch is used for a wide variety of programs designed to help children develop respect for the natural environment and build leadership and survival skills. Project work began in late 2016 in [...]

Roberts Ranch Campbell Valley

Project Overview: Roberts Ranch is 16,500-acre ranch filled with American heritage and geological wonders located in Livermore, CO. The project was established in 2009 with a focus on reducing erosion, restoring habitat and improving water quality on part of the ranch known as Campbell Valley. Project Outcome: To date, the project has been very successful. [...]

Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch

Project Overview: Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch is a 3,200-acre working guest ranch where eagles soar above red cliffs and mule deer seek the cool shade of the ponderosa forest. The ranch is located at the mouth of the Big Thompson Canyon just seven miles west of Loveland, CO. The project was established in 2012 with [...]