Project Sites

Current Projects

Barr Trail

The legendary Barr Trail ascends Pikes Peak from Manitou Springs and gains 7,500 vertical feet along it's 12.6 mile length.

Bear Creek Watershed, Pikes Peak

Bear Creek flows down the eastern side of the Pikes Peak massif.

Black Forest Burn Scar

The 2013 Black Forest Fire burned 14,000 acres just northeast of Colorado Springs.

Blodgett Peak Open Space

RMFI will help the City of Colorado Springs complete trail maintenance, construction, and restoration projects.

Cheyenne Mountain State Park

This park represents the protection of one of the last significant open spaces along the southern section of the Colorado Front Range

Garden of the Gods Restoration Project

A geologic wonder and Natural Historic Landmark located within Colorado Springs

High Chaparral Open Space

RMFI will help the City of Colorado Springs complete trail maintenance, construction, and restoration projects.

Indian Creek Canyon

A popular rock climbing destination outside Moab, Utah.

Kit Carson Peak & Challenger Point

At 14,165' Kit Carson Peak towers above the San Luis Valley floor.

Palmer Park

A new project in 2016 to complete trail improvements and restoration on popular trails in the park.

Pikes Peak Watershed Erosion Control and Restoration Project

Pikes Peak dominates the Colorado Springs skyline at 14,115'.

Red Rock Canyon Open Space

A project to help repair and restore portions of Red Rock Canyon Open Space damaged during the historic rains of May 2015.

Shelf Road Recreation Area

A popular sport climbing destination located just outside Cañon City.

Stratton Open Space

RMFI will help the City of Colorado Springs complete trail maintenance, construction, and restoration projects.

University Park Open Space

RMFI will help the City of Colorado Springs complete trail maintenance, construction, and restoration projects.

Ute Valley Park

RMFI will help the City of Colorado Springs complete trail maintenance, construction, and restoration projects.

Waldo Canyon Burn Scar

The Waldo Canyon Fire burned just west of Colorado Springs in 2012. The fire burned over 18,000 acres in 4 major watersheds.

Past Projects

Beaver Creek Wilderness Study Area Trail Project

A rugged wilderness study area on the south side of Pikes Peak

Blanca Peak (14,345')

4th highest peak in Colorado

Castleton Tower

One of the 50 classic climbs of North America

Crestone Needle (14,197')

One of the more challenging 14,000-ft peaks to summit in Colorado

Crestone Peak (14,294')

The tallest peak of the Crestone group

Humboldt Peak (14,064')

A moderate 14er climb, accessed from South Colony Lakes Basin

Lake Pueblo State Park

A project to stabilize banks and construct properly aligned trails to allow suitable river access for anglers.

Mt. Muscoco

Mt. Muscoco (8,020 ft / 2,444 m) is a peak on the ridge north of Mt.Cutler in North Cheyenne Cañon in Colorado Springs.

Silver Cascade Falls Trail

A popular hiking trail in North Cheyenne Cañon near Colorado Springs.

South Colony Lakes Basin

A stunning alpine basin surrounded by four 14ers

South Platte Hayman Burn Area Restoration Project

The Hayman Fire burned 138,000 acres west of Denver in the South Platte Watershed.