Places that Inspire
Generation Wild of the Pikes Peak Region identified two places for improvement to create more opportunities for youth to spend time outdoors. Not only are these places close to home but they will serve as a hub for programs that youth will have opportunities to travel out into the Rocky Mountains.
El Pomar Youth Bike Park
Young bicyclists now have three acres dedicated to helping them develop confidence and competence. A new youth bike park, adjacent to Hillside Community Center, includes a street skills course along with a mountain bike skills and obstacle course.
Eni R. Jaspersen Beach House at Prospect Lake
The beach house at Prospect Lake will serve as a hub for events and programs. The building is under renovations summer of 2019. Programming will take place year round.