DC Outdoors

Open Space Day has something for everyone

Guided horseback rides for equestrian owners, hayrides, blacksmith demonstrations, archery,  a guided hike through a canyon, a chance to dance to live bluegrass, and a birds of prey exhibit — the annual Douglas County Open Space Day has it all. All activities are free.  A BBQ lunch is available for purchase. Scheduled for 10 a.m…. Read On

Journey back in time on May 6 and May 13

Have you ever seen pre-historic mammoth remains or toured an 1860’s pioneer property?  These encounters and more are in store during National Historic Preservation Month activities in Douglas County. On May 6, free, guided tours offer area adventure seekers the opportunity to learn about some of Douglas County’s first inhabitants. The tours feature the Lamb… Read On

Douglas County is state’s healthiest

Congratulations residents of Douglas County! You live in the Colorado County ranked healthiest in the state. According to the 2017 “County Health Rankings” report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Douglas County Colorado ranks No. 1 for overall health outcomes for the second consecutive year. The County has been ranked by the Foundation as one… Read On