Pikes Peak Heritage Series

Pikes Peak Outdoors:

Prescriptions for a Healthier Colorado Springs

Session 1: September 4, 2019 

Role of the Outdoors in Shaping a Healthier Colorado Springs: awareness of the Colorado Outdoor Rx report as the impetus for this series and discussion of the outdoor industry’s role in health and wellness

Session 2: October 10, 2019

The State of Health & Wellness in the Pikes Peak Region: a health report card for Colorado and conversation about the healthcare industry’s efforts to incorporate the outdoors 

Note: Session 2 was cancelled due to weather.

Session 3: November 13, 2019 

Pikes Peak Regional Health: Rich Past & Robust Present Shaped by the Outdoors: an exploration of the history of Colorado Springs as a health and wellness destination and how increased access to the outdoors improves peoples’ health

Check back soon for 2020 events!

Colorado Outdoor Rx Report

About Heritage Series

El Pomar Foundation launched the Pikes Peak Heritage Series in 2015 to celebrate and raise awareness of the natural assets of the Pikes Peak Region.

Heritage Series hosts a variety of events to encourage collaboration between champions of our regional outdoor recreation assets. Follow up on each topic may include continuing dialogue, publishing and sharing resources, and periodic reconvening of key stakeholders.