We are dedicated to the preservation of open space and parks, and the creation of a network of trails, bikeways and greenways for the Pikes Peak region.
We advocate for the non-motorized use of these resources and convey a collective voice that promotes their values and stewardship for the benefit of our community.
We identify open space, trails and parks priorities in concert with citizens and partners and develop strategies to implement the goal.
We foster a positive political climate in which decisions to fund trails, parks and open space are approved and supported.
We assist local governments in the implementation of their trails, parks and open space master plans.
We build, encourage and coordinate grass-roots support for trails, parks and open space.
We develop public/private partnerships to benefit trails, parks and open space.
We promote intermodal, non-motorized use of trails and open space.
We promote accessibility to all citizens.
We educate the public, government, and businesses about recreation and transportation opportunities, the economic benefits, tourism opportunities, health and physical fitness and educational opportunities of trails, parks and open space.
We educate the public about the appropriate and safe use of trails.
We prorovide information about trail and open space opportunities in the Pikes Peak region.
We host events, guided hikes and outings.
SECURE PROJECT FUNDING
We help raise public and private funds to support trails, open spaces and parks.
We support local jurisdictions in their requests for funds.
PROVIDE VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS
Encourage, coordinate and support trails and open space volunteerism, community participation,and membership.
Manage Open Space Volunteers Program and link Volunteers to local Friends Groups Volunteer Work Days.