Eagle Valley Land Trust plays a leading role in protecting our most precious lands, while educating our community about the benefits of conserving the rural character of our valleys.

Our mission is to protect forever the lands we love, to preserve our heritage, scenic beauty, recreational opportunities, and wildlife habitats, and to build a permanent legacy for future generations.

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Sweetwater Lake | Information and FAQ’s

Note: Sweetwater Lake is in transition between private and public ownership. Please give managers time to activate the property. Signage, infrastructure, and access projects are in progress. US Forest Service trails surrounding the property...

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Back by popular demand, Garden to Glass is the venerated cocktail competition that protects wildlife habitat and open spaces in Eagle County. The event challenges local bartenders to craft a sensational beverage centered around a secret ingredient. Attendees cast their votes to decide who takes home the cash prize and trophy. Join us as the Bad Kitty Lounge, Two Arrows, and Root & Flower, The Rose, and the Assembly compete to take home the Garden to Glass trophy. And the secret ingredient is..._Tickets available at givergy.us/f2f22/?controller=tickets_#GardentoGlass #AlpineBank #AmericanGypsum #Conservation #Nature ... See MoreSee Less
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Timeline photosEagle Valley Land Trust checking in for our final takeover day on Keep It Colorado's feed. We work in Eagle County, and our mission is to protect forever the lands we love; preserve our heritage, scenic beauty, recreational opportunities and wildlife habitats; and build a permanent legacy for future generations.Have you heard of the Land & Rivers Fund? The program is a collaboration between Eagle County's two conservation nonprofits: the Eagle Valley Land Trust and the Eagle River Watershed Council. The program teams up with nearly 40 local businesses to raise money for local conservation efforts. Learn more and join the program at landandrivers.org. ... See MoreSee Less
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Timeline photosHi everyone! It's Eagle Valley Land Trust here, taking over Keep It Colorado's feed. In case you're new to our land trust, we work in Eagle County, and our mission is to protect forever the lands we love; preserve our heritage, scenic beauty, recreational opportunities and wildlife habitats; and build a permanent legacy for future generations. Protecting wildlife habitat is what brought many of our staff and board members to EVLT. Did you know that elk and deer populations have plummeted in Eagle County over the last 30 years? That's why our organization is working hard every day to protect critical winter habitat and migration corridors. Photo by eaglevalleywild.org ... See MoreSee Less
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