Community Land Connection Series Hike – July 7, 9:00-11:00
Habitat for Who? – Balancing Wildlife, Recreation and Agriculture
Eagle County is full of diverse wildlife, rich agricultural history, and amazing recreational opportunities. Join us to learn about Eagle County’s newest Open Space, which is preserved for all three! This is also the kick-off for Eagle Valley Land Trust’s annual Cow Patty Bingo.
Jessica Foulis from Eagle Valley Land Trust and Phil Kirkman from Eagle County Open Space will co-lead a hike on Hardscrabble Ranch. This is a great opportunity to learn about the management plan public process taking place for this property. Hardscrabble Ranch is conserved forever through a valuable partnership between Eagle Valley Land Trust and Eagle County Open Space.
When: Saturday, July 7 9-11am
Where: Hardscrabble Ranch, Trail Gulch Trailhead
Directions: Take Brush Creek Road to Salt Creek Road
Take a left onto Salt Creek Road
In approximately ¼, take a left onto Old Salt Creek Road (there might not be a sign here)
The parking lot and trailhead will be on your left
Bring: We will be encountering unpredictable weather and conditions in the field. Those interested should come prepared to spend two hours outside with sun protection, water, proper layers for Colorado weather, sturdy waterproof shoes, and trekking poles, if desired.
Weather: This hike is weather-dependent, please check EVLT’s Facebook page on the day of the hike for information if there is inclement weather.
This hike is free and open the public but space is limited. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (970) 748-7654 for more information and to reserve your spot. Although we love dogs, not everyone else does, especially wildlife. Please leave your furry friends at home.