The CSU Extension in Gilpin County helps mountain residents improve their quality of life by offering a website, classes and programs that provide unbiased, research-based information on forestry, wildfire, wildlife, mountain gardening, noxious weeds and many other issues. Through our 4-H programs, we help youth develop life skills and to become more interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) learning.

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Rainwater Collection is now legal! Get more information on collecting rainwater.

Powerpoint on Resources for living in Gilpin County (from the Living in Gilpin County workshop on Aug 13, 2016)

New fact sheet — do you have voles or Pocket Gophers?

2015 Report on the Health of Colorado’s Forests

Mountain gardening blog with Gilpin and Jeffco Master Gardeners