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Posted on: February 4, 2020

CANCELED: Love is in the air at 17 Mile House Farm Park

"Love is in the air" graphic

CANCELED: Due to adverse snow conditions, Saturday’s Open House is canceled.

This Saturday, see what Valentine’s Day looked like in the 1800s with vintage valentines, refreshments and family-friendly crafts, including a make-your-own va...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

The County Line: February 2020

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The February issue of The County Line monthly newsletter is out! Catch up on County news including the Open Spaces master plan, volunteer opportunities, the recent oil and gas forums, and proposed changes to the 18th Judicial District. This month&rsqu...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

Prevent a "fall through" with ice safety tips

Ice fishing pond

There have already been several instances this year in Colorado of people falling through ice while attempting to ice fish. There probably is no such thing as “safe” ice, but Colorado Parks & Wildlife has shared some guidelines everyone should conside...

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

17 Mile House barn preservation project completed

17 Mile House Barn

With the help of a $200,000 grant from History Colorado’s State Historical Fund, Arapahoe County Open Spaces has finished a seven-month project designed to stabilize and preserve this historic property.

The 17 Mile House is one of two mile houses in Colora...

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