High Line Canal Conservancy Hosts Fourth Chapter of Open House Events

On October 19th and 20th, the High Line Canal Conservancy hosted it's fourth and final "Adventure on the High Line Canal: Charting our Course for the Next Century" Open House Series. These events were held at the Dry Dock Brewery in Aurora, Eisenhower Recreation Center in Denver and Goodson Recreation Center in Centennial. Over 200 people participated in these events that [...]

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

Walk the trail this Winter, exploring 71 miles through the Denver region!

In partnership with Walk2Connect, Chris Englert of EatWalkLearn, a Walking Movement Leader, will lead 14 community walks (plus one built-in weather day) along the High Line Canal from November to March. The walks take place on specific Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 9 am - see below for the complete schedule. Join us for all [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:56+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join us on October 19th or 20th at our final visioning open house events

What an exciting few months it has been for the High Line Canal! The Conservancy has engaged with over 2,000 community members who have helped draft the future vision and action plan for the High Line Canal. At the final chapter of open houses on October 19th and 20th we will talk about what’s next [...]

By | 2018-01-10T18:01:56+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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