The purpose of the Estes Valley Trails Committee (EVTC) is to promote development and maintenance of a comprehensive and sustainable trail system throughout the Estes Valley, which considers a variety of trail users. The Committee acts as an Advisory Committee to the Estes Valley Recreation District and Park District Board of Directors.
- Meeting Times & Agendas
- Meeting Minutes
- Committee Members
- Role of the Estes Valley Trails Committee
- Estes Valley Trails Committee Bylaws
- Commitee Member Application Form
The Estes Valley Trails Committee will meet on the second Monday of EVERY OTHER month in 2014.
Meetings will start at 7 P.M. in summer months and at 6 P.M. in fall/winter months, unless posted otherwise.
The next Trails Committee meeting will be held on Monday, September 8 -- 7 P.M. -- in the downstairs meeting room at the 18-Hole Golf Course Clubhouse.
Meetings are open to the public and are held in the downstairs meeting room at the Estes Park Golf Course clubhouse (18-Hole Golf Course), 1480 Golf Course Road, Estes Park, Colorado, unless otherwise posted. (2014 Trails Committee Annual Meeting Notice)
Trails Committee Meeting Agenda (agendas are posted at least 24 hours before meetings occur)
The committee is comprised of local citizens, a representative from the Town of Estes Park, and a representative from the Recreation District’s Board of Directors. Committee members serve a three-year term.
Trails Committee Members:
|Gary Matthews||President||Term ends May 2016|
|Amy Plummer||Vice President||Term ends May 2015|
|Hal Dalzell||Secretary||Term ends May 2017|
|Dick Putney||Treasurer||Term ends May 2015|
|Danny Basch||Committee Member||Term ends May 2016|
|Ed Hayek||Committee Member||Term ends May 2015|
|Lisa Plaut||Committee Member||Term ends May 2017|
|Ken TeSelle||Committee Member||Term ends May 2016|
|Dave Shirk||Town of Estes Park Liaison
|Erica Goad||Estes Valley Land Trust Liaison||Non-voting member|
|Ben Greer||EVRPD Board of Directors Liaison||Non-voting member|
|Skyler Rorabaugh||EVRPD Executive Director||Non-voting member|
|Janet Carabell||EVRPD Administrative Assistant||Non-voting member|
|C.R. Athey||EVRPD Parks/Trails Manager||Non-voting member|
To advise the Board of Directors of Estes Valley Recreation and Park District on trail issues such as planning, budgeting, maintenance, and design standards of trails.
To collaborate with other organizations and property owners to plan and improve trails.
To advocate trails in the community.
To involve a variety of trail users in the planning and implementation process.
To identify and communicate trail needs, constraints, and priorities.
To seek cooperation with the Town of Estes Park, Larimer County Open Lands, National Park Service, U. S. Forest Service, Bureau of Reclamation, Colorado Department of Wildlife, Estes Valley Land Trust, Estes Valley Improvement Association, other agencies, and private land owners to develop and improve trails.
To coordinate volunteer organizations in both maintenance and trail development project.
To insure public access to trails through easements and acquisitions.
To promote connectivity of trails throughout the region.