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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.

The Role of DMP in Early Jeffco Tourism

The Jefferson County Historical Commission and its Friends group jointly sponsor an annual discussion on a theme of historic interest. This year, Historical Tourism in Jefferson County was the theme, and Foundation founder Bart Berger was one of the featured speakers....

2019 Dana Crawford Award goes to Bart Berger

2019 Dana Crawford Award goes to Bart Berger

The Foundation's founder, Bart Berger, was awarded the Dana Crawford Award on May 13 for his work in historical preservation. The Foundation's accomplishments for Mountain Parks were a key feature of the evening presentation. From the CPI website: “Dana Crawford, the...