$20,000 Allocated to Local Trails through the PPORA Stewardship Fund

Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance Board of Directors allocates $20,000 in funds raised through the Pikes Peak APEX for local trails COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. July 21, 2021- The Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance (PPORA) announces its PPORA Stewardship Fund allocation of $20,000 which includes funds reserved from 2020 and those anticipated to be raised by the Pikes Peak APEX presented …

PPORA Selected as Colorado Outdoor Regional Partner!

Photo: 3 Peaks Photography PPORA Was Selected as Colorado Outdoor Regional Partner for the Pikes Peak Region! We are proud to announce that the Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance (PPORA) has been selected through a state-wide competitive process as a Regional Partner to advance recreation and conservation planning for the Pikes Peak region. The Colorado Outdoor Regional Partnerships Initiative is …

New Report Elevates the Importance of Outdoor Recreation to Local Economies

PPORA Announces Release of New Report Elevating the Importance of Outdoor Recreation to Local Economies A new report highlights the many ways that communities across the country benefit from increased investment in outdoor recreation. Colorado Springs, CO (June 25, 2021) – The Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance (PPORA), one of several outdoor business alliances across the nation who together have …

Respect in the Outdoors Campaign

Respect in the Outdoors Campaign The Pikes Peak region, along with the rest of the Front Range, has experienced significant growth in outdoor recreation use,  with a number of new users  over the past few years which has only been magnified as a result of the pandemic. The great news is that so many are experiencing the tremendous benefits to …

Sen. Bennet Joins PPORA for a Recreation Roundtable

Sen. Bennet Joins PPORA for a Recreation Roundtable Colorado Senator Michael Bennet joined PPORA for a special outdoor recreation roundtable discussion on his proposed Outdoor Restoration Partnership Act legislation and PPORA’s priorities for the region. The Outdoor Restoration Partnership Act would: Establish an Outdoor Restoration Fund to increase support for local collaborative efforts to restore forests and watersheds, reduce wildfire risk, …

Land Manager Press Release

Land Manager Press Release On May 27th, 2021, land managers in the Pikes Peak region came together and highlighted the need for recreation users to practice good outdoor ethics in preparation for Memorial Day Weekend. PPORA brought these managers together in efforts to create a collaborative vision and message for responsible outdoor recreation.   See the Full Press Release HERE

Pikes Peak APEX and Athletic Brewing Company Partnership

  Pikes Peak APEX and Athletic Brewing Company Partner to Grow The Pikes Peak Trail Stewardship Initiative On March 17th, 2021, Pikes Peak Apex and Athletic Brewing company announced a partnership that will help build and develop trails for the Pikes Peak region. These trails will benefit the community as well as add trails and access to the annual Pikes …