Connecting the Canal – Walking all 71 miles!

A guest blog post by Chris Englert, Head Motivator, EatWalkLearn. Chris Englert walked with 55 community members along the Canal, 7 of whom walked all 71 miles with her. Here's a recount of their journey. A Journey Begins Walking 71 miles is no small feat. In [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:56+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dry Dock Brewing Company releases High Line Plum Saison-Brett (guest blog)

Emily Hutto, Communications Manager at Dry Dock Brewing Co., explains the inspiration and development of Dry Dock’s High Line Plum Saison-Brett. In collaboration with the High Line Canal Conservancy, South Dock brewed the High Line Plum Saison-Brett this fall for the Beers Made by Walking Festival! When searching for inspiration for the Beers Made [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:56+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Don’t miss this opportunity to give input at SE Denver’s Visioning Event

Do you have ideas about how to make your Southeast Denver community better? Councilwoman Kendra Black of Denver District 4 wants to hear from you! Join her for an interactive Town Hall event to give your input about a future vision for Southeast Denver. Nearly 6.5 miles of the Canal trail (out of a total [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:56+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We unveiled the draft Vision for the High Line Canal!

Its an exciting time in the life of the High Line Canal! On September 7th and 8th, the High Line Canal Conservancy revealed the elements of a community-inspired draft Vision. These community open house events were held at Kent Denver School in Cherry Hills Village, the Green Valley Ranch Library in northeast Denver, and Westridge Recreation Center [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:56+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The High Line Canal’s Rich History on Display at Fly’n B Park

Enjoy the long weekend with a few strolls through Fly'n B park while taking in some of the rich history of the High Line Canal. The High Line Canal has a vibrant and important history as a means of supplying irrigation water to a burgeoning region. All along the present day trail are traces of [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:56+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Explore Parks, Trails and Open Space in Douglas County with their new outdoors app

How do you usually find a walking path, jogging trail, equestrian route or new park? Friends? Newspaper? Word of Mouth? Google? Thanks to innovative GIS technology, many counties and cities are creating interactive maps that are intuitive, simple and fun to explore. Douglas County just recently launched Douglas County Outdoors which has an easy-to-use digital [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:57+00:00 August 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Check out Centre Hills Disc Golf Course off of the Canal in Aurora!

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Hop on your bike and ride the Canal headed east past the Aurora Municipal Center (after checking out Globalfest!), avoid busy Chambers by using the underpass, and keep riding along Delaney Farm until you reach East Tollgate Creek. There you will see the Centre Hills Disc Golf [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:57+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An exciting 7.25-mile loop linking the Canal to other South Suburban Trails

Looking for a new recreational trail loop in the South Metro Denver area? Thanks to an impressive network of trails maintained by the South Suburban Parks and Recreation District, you can easily connect segments of the High Line Canal, Mineral Trail, Mary Carter Greenway and Lee Gulch Trail to create a perfect 7.25-mile loop. You [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:57+00:00 August 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guest Blogger Sharna Fulton Chats with Atlanta Beltline Visionary, Ryan Gravel

For close to a year I have been intimately involved with the High Line Canal Conservancy, helping to grow their social media presence, and have become aware of the varied benefits offered by the 71-mile canal and trail corridor. Benefits quite similar to those along the Atlanta Beltline – where I now live [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:57+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

High Line Canal Conservancy Hosts Second Chapter of Open House Events

On July 20th and 21st, the High Line Canal Conservancy hosted  it's second "Adventure on the High Line Canal: Charting our Course for the Next Century" Open House Series. These events were held at the Expo Recreation Center in Aurora, Eloise May Library in Arapahoe County and Eisenhower Recreation Center in Denver. Over 200 people participated in these [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:57+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments