Denver Mountain Parks staff provided a lists of updates and notes about major projects and activities going on in the parks this year.
DMPF Board member Karen Lindsay is currently facilitating a five week class about the Denver Mountain Parks, for the University of Denver’s OLLI Program.
W. Bart Berger2019 Dana Crawford Award Recipient We are proud to announce that our foundation's founder W. Bart Berger will be honored with the 2019 Dana Crawford Award for excellence in historic preservation from Colorado Preservation, Inc. Please join us May 13 at the Seawell Ballroom to help celebrate Bart's legacy and tireless-work restoring appreciation … Continue reading SAVE THE DATE: 2019 Dana Crawford Award to Honor W. Bart Berger – May 13
We had a wonderful evening at Chief Hosa Lodge October 19th. Thanks to Denver Beer Company and Ted's Montana Grill for creating this great event to benefit our foundation!
This year, JCHC is pleased to give the Award jointly to Denver Parks and Recreation and the Denver Mountain Parks Foundation (DMPF) for their collaborative work in restoring and improving the Denver Mountain Parks.
Come join Denver Beer Co and the Denver Mountain Parks Foundation for a bison-adjacent guided hike along one of Colorado’s original hiking trails.
We're belatedly catching up on this year's news around the Denver Mountain Parks system. Here are some of the developments since we last posted on this site: In February, we published a recap of news and events in 2015, including launch of our capital campaign for shelter restoration and our fundraiser in October. Read or … Continue reading Around the DMP System
We won! In case you missed it, on June 13th, we were awarded the Colorado Book Award for Denver Mountain Parks: 100 Years of the Magnificent Dream. Authors Wendy Rex-Atzet and Erika Walker traveled to Aspen with high hopes, and indeed, the trip proved to be a huge moment for the book, and for all … Continue reading Colorado Book Award in History
At the Tattered Cover Nov. 2nd Wow—it has been busy! We had a great time last Saturday afternoon at the Tattered Cover (Rocky Mountain Land Series) talking about our book and hosting a book signing. It was a pleasure to hear the Foundation's Bart Berger, John Fielder, and authors Erika Walker and Sally White share … Continue reading All the breaking news!
Visit John AdamsMusic.com for info & tickets to the John Denver Tribute, October 18 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House! The Sights and Sounds of Colorado combines 1,000 of John Fielder's photos with music by the John Adams Band for an evening that honors the legacy of John Denver and his commitment to the landscapes … Continue reading Join us! John Denver Tribute Oct 18