Larimer County Offices, Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are all closed on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015.
County Offices are also closed on Friday, November 27 while the Courts, District Attorney, Landfill, Household Hazardous Waste, and Recycle Center are open. Critical services at Larimer County will not be disrupted by this closure.
Property: American Legion Property
Priority Area: Estes Valley
Size: 1.6 acres
This property provides a visual backdrop for the Town of Estes Park. It is south of Elkhorn Ave and is mostly a forested hillside which includes some riparian area. It is adjacent to the town's Gateway Open Space and may eventually have a trail that connects Gateway to the west end of the town.
|Type of Acquisition||#Acres||Property
|Fee Simple with a Conservation Easement||1.6||$ 200,00||Larimer Co. - $ 25,000
EVLT* & EP** - $ 50,000
Landowner - $ 125,000
* Estes Valley Land Trust
** Town of Estes Park
This property was purchased to protect its open space viewshed values and includes passive recreational uses. It is owned by the Town of Estes Park and the conservation easement is monitored by the Estes Valley Land Trust as managed an addition to the Gateway easement.