Note: This content was originally posted on the Denver Mountain Parks website 8/10/13. Used by permission. By proclamation of City Council July 29th, August 2013 has been named Denver Mountain Parks month in celebration of the system's centennial. The proclamation was introduced by Councilwoman Peggy Lehman. Thanks go to Councilwoman Lehman and the entire City … Continue reading Mountain Parks Month!
Just out on Vimeo is the first-ever video celebrating the Denver Mountain Parks on the occasion of the centennial of their creation. Initiated by the DMP Foundation and produced by Havey Productions, this 12-minute video features commentary by key people on the history and significance of this historic system. The Denver Mountain Parks Foundation believes … Continue reading Enjoy our new video!
Not only has Westword magazine named Summit Lake Park the Best Denver Mountain Park in this year's poll, but we received an extra award! The entire Denver Mountain Park system has been designated Best Outdoorsy Gift from the Past, in recognition of its 100 year history! THANKS, WESTWORD!! Check out other "Best of" awards at … Continue reading Best of Denver 2013
To us, that is...We are in the process of restoring content here at MountainParksFoundation.org. Read more about the Foundation on the About page. We have great news to share! As of January 2013, a new book is in progress, the first comprehensive review of the history of the Denver Mountain Parks system. Containing a history and … Continue reading Welcome back!