Douglas County Conservation District

SERVING LANDOWNERS IN DOUGLAS COUNTY COLORADO FOR OVER 50 YEARS

     PO BOX 688, 7519 E HWY 86, FRANKTOWN, CO 80116   303-688-3042 EXT. 100

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Educational Events

OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL ADVENTURE CAMP FOR YOUTH To be Announced (TBA)

Camp Rocky is a fun and educational opportunity for youth ages 14 through 19 who are looking for an outdoors adventure.  The Douglas County Conservation District offers partial scholarships to attend this camp.  See below for contact information.

Camp Rocky, sponsored by the Colorado Association of Conservation Districts, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Colorado State Forest Service, and other partners, will be held TBA in a mountain setting above Colorado Springs near Divide, CO.   The camp provides a great opportunity for those who enjoy the outdoors and are interested in learning more about Colorado's natural resources.

Camp Rocky staff members are professionals in their respective resource fields.  They assist participants in learn about their environment while working in teams and meeting other students from across Colorado.  Each year, new and returning students choose one of the following resource fields for their area of focus:

Additional activities include volleyball games, hiking, archery, trap shooting, a campfire, the Camp Rocky challenge, and a dance.  At the close of camp, students will receive a Camp Rocky certificate of Achievement.

Eligible youth include those who have completed eighth grade by June 2014 through age 19.  The cost is $300.00, all inclusive.  Limited scholarships for Douglas County Colorado youth are available.  For more information, application, or scholarship information, contact the Douglas County Conservation District at 303-688-3042 ext. 100  or email pam.brewster@co.nacdnet.net.

Monthly -
Each 4th Monday
District Board Meeting, 6:00 PM.

District Board Meeting
 7519 E. Hwy 86, (next to the Post Office in Franktown, CO)

     Each month the Board meets to discuss the business of the Conservation District.  The meeting is open to the public.  In the Summer,  the meeting is scheduled to start at 6:00pm.  The meetings usually run no later than 10:00pm.

These meetings are open to the public.