Crystal Valley Trail

Dale Will of Pitkin County Open Space and Trails provides an update on the Crystal Valley Trail.

Monday Community Calendar

May 21, 2018
Sopris Sun

Here’s your community calendar for Monday, May 21st, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For a list of today's events like the public meeting on the Crystal Valley Trail at Pitkin County Library follow the headline...

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Pitkin County recently released a draft plan for the Carbondale to Crested Butte  - or Crystal Valley - Trail. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Will Roush, conservation director for Wilderness Workshop, about the pros and cons of the plan and if a changing climate could change the plan. The draft plan is available here for comment.

The Sopris Sun

For this week’s News Brief, KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with Megan Tackett, reporter for the Sopris Sun, about the latest draft plan for the Crystal Valley Trail from Carbondale to Crested Butte.

The Sopris Sun

For this week's show, Raleigh Burleigh fills in for Will Grandbois and Megan Tackett goes into detail with Corey Mineo, representing Roaring Fork Leadership, about a partnership to help Ross Montessori School students provide garden-fresh food to families in the Roaring Fork Valley.

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Pitkin County recently released a draft plan for its proposed Crystal Valley Trail. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Will Roush, conservation director for Wilderness Workshop, to get the group's take on the plan.

Pitkin County Open Space and Trails

Plans for the Crystal Valley Trail are proceeding. As the first draft plan reveals, the process may take decades. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports. The 263-page work session draft plan is available here. Video of the full discussion is available here. A revised draft plan will be released for public comment by April 10.

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During a Pitkin County Commissioner work session last month, the Aspen Times reports that commissioners accused Wilderness Workshop of attacking the City of Aspen over water rights and not collaborating with the county on the Crystal Valley Trail. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Will Roush, conservation director for Wilderness Workshop, to get his response.

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During a Pitkin County Commissioner work session last month, the Aspen Times reports that commissioners accused Wilderness Workshop of attacking the City of Aspen over water rights and not collaborating with the county on the Crystal Valley Trail. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Will Roush, conservation director for Wilderness Workshop, to get his response.

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Pitkin County Open Space and Trails meets to discuss public input on the proposed Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail Thursday, December 21 at the Pitkin County Library from 9:30 to 11:30 AM. The meeting is a work session, not a public hearing, but it will be open to the public. A joint meeting of the Open Space and Trails Board and Board of County Commissioners is scheduled for January 16th, 2018. The two boards will discuss the survey results and provide direction to OST staff about drafting a trail plan. Public survey results on options for the trail are here.

 

The Town of Carbondale Board of Trustees worked through a packed agenda last night. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports.

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On Tuesday, October 23, Carbondale Trustees began discussing an official recommendation from the town concerning the proposed Crystal Valley Trail from Carbondale to Crested Butte. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh reports. 

The Pitkin County Commissioners, Carbondale Town Trustees, and members of the Pitkin County Open Space and Trails Program held a public forum about the Crystal Valley portion of the proposed Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail at the Third Street Center. This is the unedited recording of the entire forum.