About Palmer Land Trust

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May 16th, 2017
Colorado is the first state in the nation to have an entire day dedicated to recognizing and enjoying our public lands! This year, May 20th is our opportunity to celebrate the beauty and significance of Colorado’s wide-open, accessible, scenic views and recreation areas. 
May 11th, 2017

We've been saving land and protecting it for future generations for 40 years now! Our friends at Inasmuch Foundation and a private donor are helping us celebrate by providing matching grants for donations of $1,000 or more.

May 10th, 2017

Local yoga center, Pranava, is supporting Palmer Land Trust this quarter through their donation-based yoga program.

May 9th, 2017
Solitude Park is a stunning 300-acre open space adjacent to the Cedar Heights neighborhood in Colorado Springs. While the area is usually closed to the public, a couple residents of Cedar Heights who have been instrumental in working to manage the property recently took a few Palmer Land Trust supporters on a tour of the land.
Mar 6th, 2017

We have recently released our 2017 Spring Newsletter. Check out the lastest Palmer news and big wins of 2016 here:

2017 Spring Newsletter

Mar 1st, 2017
Palmer Land Trust has preserved nearly 1,200 acres of the Upper Bear Creek Watershed, also known as Jones Park Open Space, in partnership with El Paso County.
Feb 7th, 2017

Palmer Land Trust is requesting nominations for the seventh-annual Southern Colorado Conservation Awards.

Jan 1st, 2017

In partnership with the City of Colorado Springs and The Broadmoor, Palmer Land Trust has permanently protected the Strawberry Hill property, also known as Strawberry Fields. The conservation easement on the property ensures perpetual public access and open space protection.

Nov 1st, 2016

While the days are shorter, they're not much colder and November has sneaked up on us! Palmer Land Trust is honored to once again be a part of the local Give! campaign and we invite you to support us.

Sep 9th, 2016

Palmer Land Trust has partnered with the City of Manitou Springs to protect a 33-acre parcel of public land.

Aug 23rd, 2016
Palmer Land Trust is proud to announce its partnership with cousins Bart and David Mendenhall in preserving four irrigated farms in Rocky Ford.
Aug 9th, 2016
In honor of its 21st anniversary, The Blue Star is donating three percent of all its sales from August 21-27 to Palmer Land Trust.