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Ute Valley Photos Benefit

Chuck Sale has great photos of Ute Valley Park and is donating 50% of the proceeds from them to Friends of Ute Valley Park through the end of September. Check out his All Seasons Ute Valley Collection here. He also has a set of Ute Valley Park photos from this month. Purchase some great photos […]

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Northwest Animal Hospital Fundraiser

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Dinner and Beverage at Bristol Brewing Fundraiser

Ivywild School, Bristol Brewing Company and Friends of Ute Valley Park are teaming up to save Ute Valley Park. Enjoy a dinner of Baked Ziti, salad and beverage and help the park you love in a terrific venue! The fundraiser is at Ivywild School on Sunday, September 8th from 3 PM to 7 PM. Dinner […]

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Chipotle Fundraiser a Big Success

The fundraiser at Chipotle on August 6th, 2013 was a big success. Thanks to everyone who came out and supported Ute Valley Park! The Friends of Ute Valley Park will receive $2,326.50 from this fundraiser. This will be used for the money that FUVP has committed towards the purchase of the HP property that is […]

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Chipotle Fundraiser August 6th

Click Image for Printable Flyer The Chipotle on Garden of the Gods is doing a fundraiser for Ute Valley Park on Tuesday, August 6th from 4 PM until 8 PM. 50% of proceeds will benefit Friends of Ute Valley Park. In order for your purchase to be credited to Friends of Ute Valley Park, you […]

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City Council Meeting on HP Acquisition

On Tuesday, July 23rd, our City Council will be voting on using TOPS funds to help with the acquisition of the Hewlett Packard corporate property (about 203 acres, see map above) that adjoins what is currently Ute Valley Park. City Council will meet and each citizen will have no more than 3 minutes to state […]

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Thistle Party

We want to thank the volunteers who came out and cleared thistles on July 2nd. Thistles are a noxious weed and they were choking the cattails and other native plants around the pond area. Give people Starbucks and they work hard!!! The remarkable volunteers cleared ALL of the Thistle near the pond at the Vindicator […]

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Noxious Weeds

The noxious weeds Cypress Spurge, Myrtle Spurge and Purple Loosestrife have been spotted in the park. Photos of them are below. These are plants that need to be removed.

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Have a Beer and Help Ute Valley Park

Enjoy a beer at Trinity Brewing and help the Friends of Ute Valley Park help your park. Come to Trinity Brewing Company (1466 Garden of the Gods Rd) on Wednesday, June 19th from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. For every Trinity beer purchased, $1 goes to Friends of Ute Valley Park. Money raised will go toward […]

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Friends of Ute Valley Park Kickoff

We held our first Earth Day Event on Saturday, April 20th at the Vindicator Entrance to Ute Valley Park. 40 people attended the two hour event that began with information from “Snook”, Ute Valley Park Ranger, Dan Woods, Friends of Ute Valley Park President, Christine Thomas, Volunteer Coordinator for FUVP and a number of representatives […]

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