Hot Topics & News
Gilpin County Fire Mitigation Grant- THE GRANT IS NOW FULL
Please see the Gilpin County Mitigation page for more information.
Community Garden applications available… Check out our new raised beds!
Low Tunnel Hoop Bender available
A Low Tunnel Hoop Bender is available for the public to use. Located on the picnic table outside of the Gilpin Extension Office, it bends conduit pipe into 3′ wide x 4′ tall hoops to help create a low tunnel for season extension. You are welcome to use the bender at your convenience. Please read the Hoop Bender instructions and watch the bending low tunnels video before using.
Rainwater Collection is now legal!
Get more information on collecting rainwater.
Living in Gilpin County
Powerpoint on Resources for living in Gilpin County (from the Living in Gilpin County workshop on Aug 13, 2016)
New fact sheets
Forest Health Update
Mountain gardening blog with mountain Master Gardeners