Community Land Connection Series: Horn Ranch Historical Tour
The quarry at Horn Ranch produced stones for Denver’s Brown Palace Hotel in the late 1800s. Participants will learn about a unique part of Eagle County history and enjoy views of Red Canyon. Horn Ranch Open Space is protected forever through a partnership between Eagle County Open Space and Eagle Valley Land Trust.
When: 8am-11am, September 17th, 2021
Where: Horn Ranch (North side of Highway 6 between Wolcott and Eagle.)
Bring: We will be encountering unpredictable weather and conditions in the field. Those interested should come prepared to spend 2-3 hours outside with sun protection, water, proper layers for Colorado weather, sturdy waterproof shoes, and trekking poles, if desired. In accordance with the current public health order and to protect participants and our community, we ask that you please bring a face covering. Although we love dogs, they can have an impact, especially for wildlife. Please leave your furry friends at home.
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. Register below to secure your spot.