Outdoor Recreation - Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreational

Who we Are

Who we Are


Outdoor Businesses
Outdoor Nonprofits
Land Managers
Outdoor Enthusiasts


El Paso County
Teller County
Fremont County


Various Recreation User Groups
Conservation and Stewardship Groups
Outdoor Events
Motorized & Non-Motorized Representation

Strengthening the

Outdoor Recreation Industry

Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance (PPORA) is a collaborative of outdoor businesses, nonprofits, government entities, and individuals who recognize the value of our region’s natural and recreation assets to our community both as an economic driver and for our health and well-being and the strength found in working together. PPORA’s mission is to strengthen the outdoor recreation industry for the Pikes Peak region through leadership and collaboration.

Colorado Outdoor

Regional Partnership

Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance has been selected as a Colorado Outdoor Regional Partner through the Colorado Outdoor Partnership to advance recreation and conservation planning for the Pikes Peak region. The Colorado Outdoor Regional Partnership is funded jointly through Colorado Parks and Wildlife and Great Outdoors Colorado and was developed to ensure that our state remains a world- class destination for outdoor recreation while preserving our land, water, wildlife, and quality of life.

What we Do

What we Do

programs & events

We provide programs to support and champion the outdoors and events to foster the outdoor recreation in Colorado.

Industry Resources

Our team tries to stay on top of bringing you the resources you need to help you find and support outdoor recreation businesses and organizations.

This community website provides helpful information to both locals and visitors who want to get outside and enjoy recreation activities in our region.


One of PPORA’s key pillars (all verbs – action words) is STEWARD. Stewardship means the management or care of something and in our context, PPORA is focused on our region’s public lands and waterways.

News and Updates

News and Updates

White House Establishes Council on Recreation

Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) praised today’s announcement by the Biden Administration on the revival of the Federal Interagency Council on Outdoor Recreation (FICOR). Established by the America’s…

Outdoor Retailer Show Noteworthy Trends

When PPORA attends the Outdoor Retailer Shows, we promote the Pikes Peak region as an ideal place to work, visit, and play at our…

Addressing the Concerns on Gold Camp and Old Stage Roads

The Friends of Old Stage and Gold Camp Roads is a citizen effort to address the concerns on both Old Stage and Gold Camp Roads. Formed…