The Friends of Larimer County Parks and Open Lands
is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to protecting and improving the relevance of public lands in our lives and in our communities for future generations.
It is up to us to:
- Take care of lands entrusted to us
- Preserve, protect, and enjoy our parklands, wildlife, trails, reservoirs, and open space
- Advocate a safe and enjoyable recreational environment
- Give back to our communities by supporting our parks and open lands
Past and Current Projects
- Informational booth at the annual Natures' Harvest Festival and other special events
- Improvements and enhancements at Hermit Park, Pinewood Reservoir and other Larimer County public lands
- Fundraising for the purchase of Hermit Park
- Environmental and educational supplies, wildlife viewing equipment, tools, benches, picnic tables
- Trail building and support
- Educational speakers at meetings and events
- Assistance with grand opening ceremonies at open spaces, new trails and parks
- Assistance with funding and/or grant applications for acquisition of public spaces or enhancements of existing parks and open lands.