Environmental and Trails

The Best Summit County Hikes to do With Your Kids

By |2020-06-24T21:28:59+00:00June 23rd, 2020|Environmental and Trails|

The Best Summit County Hikes to do With Your Kids FAMILY FRIENDLY HIKES IN SUMMIT COUNTY Summit County is a terrific place for the whole family to enjoy during the Summer months. While we have countless expert hiking routes that take you to dramatic rocky ridges, high above tree

Keep Your Child Entertained in Nature During Quarantine

By |2020-05-21T18:51:15+00:00May 15th, 2020|Environmental and Trails|

Keep Your Child Entertained in Nature During Quarantine KEEP YOUR CHILD ENTERTAINED IN NATURE DURING QUARANTINE With the warm temperatures in Summit County over the past couple of weeks, our Winter snowpack is quickly melting off and uncovering the miles of trails in the Dillon Ranger District. A fantastic

COVID-19 Pandemic Response & Resources

By |2020-06-22T16:04:09+00:00May 5th, 2020|Environmental and Trails|

COVID-19 Pandemic Response & Resources COVID-19 Pandemic Update Monday, June 15th, 2020 Hi everyone, We know you're all itching to get out and volunteer, and we are itching to have you! We have conducted a couple "staff super-crew" projects this June, so we can practice how a trail project

Where to Car Camp for Free in Summit County

By |2020-07-07T14:51:00+00:00April 29th, 2020|Environmental and Trails|

Where to Car Camp for Free in Summit County Where to Car Camp for Free in Summit County Although visited by millions of people every year, the Dillon Ranger District of the White River National Forest in Summit County, Colorado, offers some amazing vehicle-based camping. This is sometimes called

Cutting Down a Christmas Tree in Summit County

By |2020-04-11T11:21:45+00:00March 15th, 2020|Environmental and Trails|

Cutting Down a Christmas Tree in Summit County Everything you need to know about cutting down your own Christmas tree in the White River National Forest's Dillon Ranger District. Step 1: You must purchase a Christmas tree cutting permit BEFORE you cut your tree down. There is a limit