DC Outdoors

412-acre donation to County results in new 7.5-mile trail and wildlife habitat preservation.

Construction is underway on 7.5-miles of soft-surface trail that, when finished in the Fall of 2018, will connect existing public trails on Douglas County’s Bayou Gulch Open Space to the Cherry Creek Regional Trail. The new trails are made possible through a mutually-beneficial, public private partnership between Douglas County and Two Bridges, LLC., developer of… Read On

Douglas County is Colorado’s healthiest

Congratulations residents of Douglas County! You live in the Colorado County ranked healthiest in the state. According to the 2018 “County Health Rankings” report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Douglas County Colorado ranks No. 1 for overall health outcomes for the third consecutive year. The County has been ranked by the Foundation as one… Read On

Douglas County Acquires 2,038-Acre Sandstone Ranch for Preservation as Open Space

One of the largest and most historic properties in Colorado, located along the foothills between Denver and Colorado Springs, is now protected by Douglas County, the Board of Douglas County Commissioners announced today. “We recognize that the Sandstone Ranch acquisition is so much more than just the preservation of 2,038 acres,” said Roger Partridge, on… Read On