King Soopers Rewards – benefit Jeffco Open Space Foundation

We all buy groceries, right? Now you can do that at King Soopers and support Jeffco Open Space Foundation (JCOSF) at no additional cost to you. JCOSF is participating in the King Soopers Community Rewards Program. Once you link your Shopper’s Card to Jeffco Open Space Foundation, each time you shop at King Soopers and […]

RAD Grant from Team Evergreen

Jeffco Open Space Foundation (JCOSF) received a $5,000 grant from Team Evergreen Cycling to purchase equipment for the Recreation Adventures for People Experiencing Disabilities program (RAD). JCOSF will match this $5,000 grant for a total of $10,000 to purchase the equipment needed for the RAD training led by Craig Hospital. Our sincere thanks to Team […]

Outdoors for Everyone @ The Rose

Buffalo Rose

Jeffco Open Space Foundation invites you to join us for food, drinks, live music, and a silent auction at The Buffalo Rose in Golden on Monday, September 18, 5:00-8:00 pm. Help support our vision: The Outdoors for Everyone Forever.  

Inaugural Roll and Stroll

On June 25, Jeffco Open Space hosted 70 visitors at Elk Meadow Park to celebrate the life of Colin Heffern at their inaugural Roll and Stroll. Attendees of all ages and abilities tested the usable trail and shared their feedback with Open Space staff. Additionally, visitors were given the opportunity to try out Open Space’s […]

Launching the New Jeffco Open Space Foundation Website

New website screen cap

To celebrate 25 years of the Jeffco Open Space Foundation, we have rebranded and launched this new website. With branding help from Norris Design and website design from Precision Pages, we are excited to bring you this improved space for engaging with the Foundation. The mission of Jeffco Open Space is to: Preserve open space […]

National Trails Day, 2023

70 volunteers for trail day

On June 3, 2023, Jeffco Open Space’s annual National Trails Day project at Elk Meadows Park attracted 70 volunteers. Their work continued the expansion of usable trails within the park, which creates more options for visitors experiencing disabilities. Participants also focused on removing noxious weeds and light trail maintenance. Commissioners Dahlkemper and Kerr stopped by […]

RAD: Recreation Adventures for People Experiencing Disabilities

Accessible bicycle

Support RAD Jeffco as we remove barriers for people using mobility devices. This program focuses on Usable Trail modifications, training staff and volunteers, and acquiring adaptive bikes and chairs for use by individuals who experience a disability. Sponsor a Bike or Track Chair Bikes $17,000–$20,000 These custom, Colorado-built bikes are expensive and feature electric motors […]