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Video Tour of the Denver Mountain Parks

Our most excellent friend Tommy Matthews created this amazing video tour of a few of the Denver Mountain Parks.  You can read his full blog post on the Olmsted 200 website Here.

Save the Date!! Olmsted 200 Lecture April 27, 2022 by Laurence Cotton

April 26, 2022 marks the 200 anniversary of the birth of Frederick Law Olmsted, the master designer of public parks and a founder of the field landscape architecture. The Denver Mountain Parks Foundation and the Garden Club of Denver are proud to present historian and...

DMPF Joins Olmsted 200 Campaign as a Celebration Partner

The Denver Mountain Parks Founation is proud to be a Celebration Partner of Olmsted 200. April 26, 2022, marks the 200th birthday of Frederick Law Olmsted, author, journalist, public official, city planner and father of American landscape architecture. Olmsted and his...

Axton Ranch Floristic Study

Axton Ranch Floristic Study

The Denver Mountain Parks Foundation is excited to announce that it has partnered with the Denver Botanic Gardens on a floristic study of the newest Denver Mountain park Axton Ranch. Thanks to the...

Denver Gifts Bison to Arapahoe and Cheyenne Tribes

Denver Gifts Bison to Arapahoe and Cheyenne Tribes

The Denver Mountain Parks Foundation is excited to share an important update about Denver’s 2 bison herds. The donation of bison to the Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes and the Tall Bull Memorial Council will...

A New Mountain Park?

A New Mountain Park?

Thanks to the amazing generosity of the Axton Family, Denver hopes to add on to the Mountain Park System. The Axton Family Ranch, to be known as the Axton Ranch Mountain Park, is a 450 acre parcel located in Gilpin County. The new park will likely start as a...

Youth Education and Outreach

Youth Education and Outreach

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Interpretive Signage

Interpretive Signage

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Historic Shelters Capital Campaign

Historic Shelters Capital Campaign

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Strategic Plans and Studies

Strategic Plans and Studies

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Remembering Bryan James Dennison

Remembering Bryan James Dennison

The foundation is honored to be recognized in the celebration of Bryan’s life, and we’re incredibly thankful that his love of the outdoors brought his daughter Shannon to a leadership role caring for Denver Mountain Parks’ priceless resources.