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Help Pikes Peak Group and Friends of the Peak with Pike NF Trail 704, between Divide and Cripple Creek! This is the trail that leads to Horsethief Park and Pancake Rocks. A short section of this trail needs to be rerouted so it no longer crosses private property. We are hoping to do all the work on Saturday June 18, with Sunday June 19 scheduled to finish up as needed. Please sign up for both, but especially for Saturday!"

Horsethief Park, Saturday June 18 (
Horsethief Park, Sunday June 19 (


Trail Maintenance | Habitat Restoration | Resource Conservation

When it comes to Conservation, CMC is committed to on-the-ground protection and improvement of Public Lands throughout the state. Our Stewardship Crews work across Colorado each summer and fall to assist the Forest Service and Bureau of Land Managment maintain trails and restore natural resource areas. The crews also host volunteer events and partner with numerous non-profits to assist in trail design and project managment. In 2021, their hard work resulted in:

2022 Season Preview - Project Locations

The 2022 Season will feature two Stewardship Crews, one based in Salida and the other in Steamboat Springs, CO. Check out a sample preview of the projects in store for the crews this season:

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Updates from the Field:  Read our Blog Posts!

"We have just completed 4 days of new trail construction..."

"I was constantly surrounded by beetle kill..."




On April 22, 2019, the Colorado Mountain Club recieved the National USFS Volunteer & Service Award for its work in the Salida and Leadville ranger districts. Read More Here>>


Many thanks to our Stewardship Partners & Funders!


  • BLM State Office

  • National Forest Foundation

  • Round-Up Riders of the Rockies

  • Ouray Ranger District

  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife




Stewardship Reports

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Our important stewardship work relies on generous contributions from donors like you. You can support our programs and campaigns by making a tax-deductible gift today.