The west side of Sandstone American Ranch Open Space in Larkspur

If you find any problems on the trails, or think any specific repair work needs to be done, 
please contact Douglas County Open Space:



Parks, Trails and Open Space Public Safety, Rules, and Regulations. Click Here

Emergency Preparedness Clinic

April 15, 2023

Douglas County Fairgrounds!

Tentative Dates for DECHC Activities

April 15 - Emergency Preparedness Clinic

May 10 - Greenland Open Space workday

September 30 (Oct. 7 snow date)  - Trail Ride

Rendezvous Firehouse Meeting - November TBA

​Volunteer Trainings: TBA

Joe Cummings Clinic: TBA

                 News and Events

Here is a list of local trails in Douglas County

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Join Douglas Elbert County Horse Council for our

​Equine Rendezvous


November (TBA) 2023

​At the Franktown Fire Department

​7:00 p.m.

Last up-dated  January 11, 2023


Sharon Jayne

Hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and Happy New Year!! We welcome in a new
board for 2023 and are ready to work for you. We want to also thank our previous board
members for all their hard work in doing everything they did to keep this organization

We have several clinic ideas that we will be offering throughout the year. We will continue to
train and coordinate with other agencies; and once again, we will be organizing the Emer-
gency Preparedness Clinic. Stay tuned for a date in April 2023. Additionally, we will not
have a booth this year at the Rocky Mountain Horse Expo; but we will have our materials at
a couple of booths throughout the Expo.

Membership renewals will be going out via email this month. Please renew and share with a
couple of your friends. It is important to support the mission of the Douglas-Elbert Horse
Council. We would love to see our members get more involved as we move into 2023. If you
have ideas or suggestions or want to be involved please reach out to me or any of our board
members. Please stay connected through our Facebook page and Website.