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
Colorado Outdoor Rx Report
Click Here for Past Heritage Series Events & Materials
October 19, 2018
September 4, 2018
October 20, 2017
April 12-13, 2017
April 12, 2017
January 12, 2017
September 8, 2016
May 13, 2016
February 3, 2016
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.