Jun
20
Thu
2019
Pedaling the Poudre - Windsor (June 2019) @ River Bluffs Open Space | Windsor | Colorado | United States
Pedaling the Poudre – Windsor (June 2019) @ River Bluffs Open Space
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
NOTE: Participants must create an account and register through the Town of Windsor’s website or call 970-674-3500 (Activity Code 245310.02). If this date does not work for you, individuals or groups...Read More
Pedaling the Poudre - Windsor (June 2019) @ River Bluffs Open Space | Windsor | Colorado | United States

NOTE: Participants must create an account and register through the Town of Windsor’s website or call 970-674-3500 (Activity Code 245310.02). If this date does not work for you, individuals or groups can sign up for future tour dates by clicking here and filling out an interest form online.

Sign Up Here!

Come pedal along the Poudre bike trail while learning about the history and heritage of the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area. As one of only 55 National Heritage Areas in the country, participants will discover what makes this river corridor so special as Heritage Culturalist volunteers guide them along a three hour tour of historic and natural sites with lunch. This tour will begin at River Bluffs Open Space and end near Eastman Park in Windsor. This event is open to all skill levels. Please contact us at programs@poudreheritage.org if you have any further questions.

  • General tour topics:
    • Early history and settlement of Windsor and Northern Colorado
    • The Poudre River’s importance as it relates to Western Water Law
    • Water management systems that were developed and/or utilized along the Poudre River
    • Modern happenings along the Poudre River corridor including new trail construction in Windsor, ecological restoration at Natural Area/Open Space sites, and new storage/diversion projects

We look forward to riding with you soon! And thank you for supporting the Poudre Heritage Alliance and the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area! For more information about PHA’s Pedaling the Poudre program, click here.

Jun
28
Fri
2019
Pedaling the Poudre - ASCE group (Larimer) @ Watson Lake parking | Fort Collins | Colorado | United States
Pedaling the Poudre – ASCE group (Larimer) @ Watson Lake parking
Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
NOTE: This is a PRIVATE TOUR, but interested individuals or groups can sign up for future tour dates by clicking here and filling out an interest form online. Come pedal...Read More
Pedaling the Poudre - ASCE group (Larimer) @ Watson Lake parking | Fort Collins | Colorado | United States

NOTE: This is a PRIVATE TOUR, but interested individuals or groups can sign up for future tour dates by clicking here and filling out an interest form online.

Sign Up Here!

Come pedal along the Poudre bike trail while learning about the history and heritage of the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area. As one of only 55 National Heritage Areas in the country, participants will discover what makes this river corridor so special as Heritage Culturalist volunteers guide them along a three hour, 6+ mile biking tour of historic and natural sites. This tour will begin at Watson Lake in Bellvue and finish in downtown Fort Collins – approximately 6 miles one way or 12 round trip. This event is open to all skill levels. Please contact us at programs@poudreheritage.org if you need help procuring a bike for the tour.

  • General tour topics:
    • Early history and settlement of Camp Collins/Fort Collins and Northern Colorado
    • The Poudre River’s importance as it relates to Western Water Law
    • Water management systems that were developed and/or utilized along the Poudre River
    • Modern happenings along the Poudre River corridor including the Downtown Whitewater Park, ecological restoration at Natural Area sites, and new storage/diversion projects

We look forward to riding with you soon! And thank you for supporting the Poudre Heritage Alliance and the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area! For more information about PHA’s Pedaling the Poudre program, click here.

Jun
29
Sat
2019
Pedaling the Poudre - ASCE group (Weld) @ River Bluffs Open Space | Windsor | Colorado | United States
Pedaling the Poudre – ASCE group (Weld) @ River Bluffs Open Space
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
NOTE: This is a PRIVATE TOUR, but interested individuals or groups can sign up for future tour dates by clicking here and filling out an interest form online. Come pedal...Read More
Pedaling the Poudre - ASCE group (Weld) @ River Bluffs Open Space | Windsor | Colorado | United States

NOTE: This is a PRIVATE TOUR, but interested individuals or groups can sign up for future tour dates by clicking here and filling out an interest form online.

Sign Up Here!

Come pedal along the Poudre bike trail while learning about the history and heritage of the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area. As one of only 55 National Heritage Areas in the country, participants will discover what makes this river corridor so special as Heritage Culturalist volunteers guide them along a four hour, 13+ mile biking tour of historic and natural sites. This tour will begin at River Bluffs Open Space in Windsor and finish in Western Greeley – approximately 13 miles one way or a 26 mile round trip. This event is recommended for more experienced riders, therefore we recommend bringing your own bike for the tour.

  • General tour topics:
    • Early history and settlement of Windsor/Greeley (e.g. the Union Colony)
    • The Poudre River’s importance as it relates to Western Water Law
    • Water management systems that were developed and/or utilized along the Poudre River
    • Modern happenings along the Poudre River corridor including ecological restoration at Natural Area sites and new storage/diversion projects

We look forward to riding with you soon! And thank you for supporting the Poudre Heritage Alliance and the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area! For more information about PHA’s Pedaling the Poudre program, click here.

Jul
26
Fri
2019
Poudre RiverFest @ New Belgium Brewing | Fort Collins | Colorado | United States
Poudre RiverFest @ New Belgium Brewing
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for this year’s Poudre RiverFest mini-event at New Belgium Brewery on Friday, July 26 from 4-8pm! This is a great opportunity to support the Poudre RiverFest and learn...Read More
Poudre RiverFest @ New Belgium Brewing | Fort Collins | Colorado | United States

Join us for this year’s Poudre RiverFest mini-event at New Belgium Brewery on Friday, July 26 from 4-8pm! This is a great opportunity to support the Poudre RiverFest and learn about our plans for Poudre RiverFest 2020.

Education: We will have an educational workshop for families starting around 4:30pm. Come for the workshop and stay for the evening! The Poudre RiverFest organizing committee will be there including Wildlands Restoration Volunteers, Bird Conservancy of the Rockies, Coalition for the Poudre River Watershed – CPRW, Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area, and National Association for Interpretation. You can learn more about these important non-profits and what they’re doing to support the Poudre River!

Celebration: Come enjoy New Belgium beer, listen to live music from The Greyhounds, and have dinner at one of Fort Collins’ local food trucks. Attendees will also have an opportunity to win some great prizes from local businesses!

Restoration: Several of the Poudre RiverFest organizing non-profits hold volunteer restoration opportunities throughout the year. You can learn more about these projects and sign up to volunteer!

Jul
30
Tue
2019
Poudre Pub Talk: The Future of Wellington's Water Supply @ Old Colorado Brewing | Wellington | Colorado | United States
Poudre Pub Talk: The Future of Wellington’s Water Supply @ Old Colorado Brewing
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
As part of an on-going series, the Poudre Heritage Alliance presents monthly educational pub talks at local establishments throughout Northern Colorado. For the July 30th Pub Talk at Old Colorado Brewing,...Read More
Poudre Pub Talk: The Future of Wellington's Water Supply @ Old Colorado Brewing | Wellington | Colorado | United States

As part of an on-going series, the Poudre Heritage Alliance presents monthly educational pub talks at local establishments throughout Northern Colorado. For the July 30th Pub Talk at Old Colorado Brewing, Ed Cannon–Wellington’s Town Administrator—will be discussing the town’s new water treatment plant and how population growth in Wellington will impact the water supply.

If you are interested in attending, please RSVP via Facebook by clicking here (TBA). Old Colorado Brewing will be offering beer specials during the night of the pub talk, and part of the proceeds from the evening will benefit the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area. Thanks so much for your support!

The Poudre Heritage Alliance’s FREE Poudre Pub Talks series occurs regularly at locations across Northern Colorado, featuring guest speakers talking about a range of subjects related to “good water.” For the full Pub Talk listing, go here.

Aug
21
Wed
2019
Pedaling the Poudre - Windsor (August 2019) @ River Bluffs Open Space | Windsor | Colorado | United States
Pedaling the Poudre – Windsor (August 2019) @ River Bluffs Open Space
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
NOTE: Participants must create an account and register through the Town of Windsor’s website or call 970-674-3500 (Activity Code 245310.03). If this date does not work for you, individuals or...Read More
Pedaling the Poudre - Windsor (August 2019) @ River Bluffs Open Space | Windsor | Colorado | United States

NOTE: Participants must create an account and register through the Town of Windsor’s website or call 970-674-3500 (Activity Code 245310.03). If this date does not work for you, individuals or groups can sign up for future tour dates by clicking here and filling out an interest form online.

Sign Up Here!

Come pedal along the Poudre bike trail while learning about the history and heritage of the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area. As one of only 55 National Heritage Areas in the country, participants will discover what makes this river corridor so special as Heritage Culturalist volunteers guide them along a three hour tour of historic and natural sites. This tour will begin at River Bluffs Open Space and end near Eastman Park in Windsor. This event is open to all skill levels. Please contact us at programs@poudreheritage.org if you have any further questions.

  • General tour topics:
    • Early history and settlement of Windsor and Northern Colorado
    • The Poudre River’s importance as it relates to Western Water Law
    • Water management systems that were developed and/or utilized along the Poudre River
    • Modern happenings along the Poudre River corridor including new trail construction in Windsor, ecological restoration at Natural Area/Open Space sites, and new storage/diversion projects

We look forward to riding with you soon! And thank you for supporting the Poudre Heritage Alliance and the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area! For more information about PHA’s Pedaling the Poudre program, click here.

Sep
20
Fri
2019
Pedaling the Poudre: Water Education CO (Sept 20) @ Bellvue | Colorado | United States
Pedaling the Poudre: Water Education CO (Sept 20)
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Colorado’s waterways play an important role in our communities. They provide ecosystem benefits, habitat areas for fish and wildlife, and water for recreation, agriculture, industry and personal use. Join the...Read More
Pedaling the Poudre: Water Education CO (Sept 20) @ Bellvue | Colorado | United States

Colorado’s waterways play an important role in our communities. They provide ecosystem benefits, habitat areas for fish and wildlife, and water for recreation, agriculture, industry and personal use. Join the Poudre Heritage Alliance, Water Education Colorado, the Coalition for the Poudre River Watershed, City of Fort Collins Utilities, and Bike Fort Collins on September 20 or September 21 to learn about the various uses and benefits of the Cache la Poudre River. Explore this waterway by bicycle along with citizen leaders, volunteers, scientists, planners, and water managers. Topics will be presented by experts in their field, covering everything from the history and heritage of the region; to agricultural and industrial impacts; to modern day recreational and environmental concerns; as well as nonpoint source pollution and other water quality issues.

Sign Up Here!

This roughly 9-mile route will begin at the Watson Lake parking area in Bellvue, northwest of Fort Collins’ city center. We’ll then travel east along the Poudre River Trail, stopping at several points of interest along the way. We’ll continue along the trail until just past Lincoln Ave. and then we’ll double back to one of the local breweries. *Note: The bike tour route is not round trip. Please make any necessary arrangements to get back to your vehicle after the tour. Shuttles/carpooling is an option–just let us know what your needs are.

All participants must bring their own bikes and be able to bike approximately 9 miles one-way. Additionally, all participants must wear a helmet to ride. If you do not have a bike to use, please check out Fort Collins’ bike share program.

Register today – the tours are FREE, but space is limited. The tours on September 20 and September 21 will have a few different speakers, so feel free to come both days. More info on tour stops and educational speakers will be available soon.

We look forward to riding with you soon! And thank you for supporting the Poudre Heritage Alliance and the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area! For more information about PHA’s Pedaling the Poudre program, click here.

 

Sep
21
Sat
2019
Pedaling the Poudre: Water Education CO (Sept 21) @ Bellvue | Colorado | United States
Pedaling the Poudre: Water Education CO (Sept 21)
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Colorado’s waterways play an important role in our communities. They provide ecosystem benefits, habitat areas for fish and wildlife, and water for recreation, agriculture, industry and personal use. Join the...Read More
Pedaling the Poudre: Water Education CO (Sept 21) @ Bellvue | Colorado | United States

Colorado’s waterways play an important role in our communities. They provide ecosystem benefits, habitat areas for fish and wildlife, and water for recreation, agriculture, industry and personal use. Join the Poudre Heritage Alliance, Water Education Colorado, the Coalition for the Poudre River Watershed, City of Fort Collins Utilities, and Bike Fort Collins on September 20 or September 21 to learn about the various uses and benefits of the Cache la Poudre River. Explore this waterway by bicycle along with citizen leaders, volunteers, scientists, planners, and water managers. Topics will be presented by experts in their field, covering everything from the history and heritage of the region; to agricultural and industrial impacts; to modern day recreational and environmental concerns; as well as nonpoint source pollution and other water quality issues.

Sign Up Here!

This roughly 9-mile route will begin at the Watson Lake parking area in Bellvue, northwest of Fort Collins’ city center. We’ll then travel east along the Poudre River Trail, stopping at several points of interest along the way. We’ll continue along the trail until just past Lincoln Ave. and then we’ll double back to one of the local breweries. *Note: The bike tour route is not round trip. Please make any necessary arrangements to get back to your vehicle after the tour. Shuttles/carpooling is an option–just let us know what your needs are.

All participants must bring their own bikes and be able to bike approximately 9 miles one-way. Additionally, all participants must wear a helmet to ride. If you do not have a bike to use, please check out Fort Collins’ bike share program.

Register today – the tours are FREE, but space is limited. The tours on September 20 and September 21 will have a few different speakers, so feel free to come both days. More info on tour stops and educational speakers will be available soon.

We look forward to riding with you soon! And thank you for supporting the Poudre Heritage Alliance and the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area! For more information about PHA’s Pedaling the Poudre program, click here.