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Ute Valley Park, Colorado

Colorado is famous for its rugged backcountry, but most people still rely on community parks for getting outdoors. Ute Valley Park in Colorado Springs is one example.



16 hours ago
@hinklecolin Loved the drone flyover you did of the 606 and am wondering if you are going to be flying over on opening day (6/6)?
18 hours ago
How do we make our national parks relevant to an increasingly urbanized population? - http://t.co/HOl1MywolF via @JoyTripProject
22 hours ago
One of the most visited national forests in the country just became a little bigger- http://t.co/xn76us0CpR