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Join the Red Lady for Yoga every Friday at Yoga for the Peaceful

Join the Red Lady for Yoga every Friday at Yoga for the Peaceful

Red Lady Yoga Yoga for the Peaceful hosts Red Lady Yoga every Friday at 5:30 pm throughout the summer. Teacher Crystal Edmunds, offers the class on a donation basis,...

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Help shape Forest Service winter travel policy today!

Help shape Forest Service winter travel policy today!

Hello, On June 12, 2014, the Forest Service released a draft rule outlining how National Forests, including the Gunnison National Forest, should manage winter motorized...

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Work of renowned nature photographer John Fielder visits the Gunnison Valley

Work of renowned nature photographer John Fielder visits the Gunnison Valley

Work of renowned nature photographer John Fielder visits Gunnison Valley in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act Special in-person appearance and...

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Don’t Miss HCCA at these Fabulous Summer Events!

Don’t Miss HCCA at these Fabulous Summer Events!

GET OUT AND ABOUT WITH HCCA THIS SUMMER Join us at these fabulous community events!     Red Lady Yoga Fridays, June – August – 5:30 – 6:45 pm Yoga for the...

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Welcome interns Emma and Michael to the HCCA Team!

Welcome interns Emma and Michael to the HCCA Team!

Michael Daugherty – Public Lands Policy Intern  Michael graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2011 with a degree in Geography and...

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HCCA Welcomes Lindsay Arell to Board

HCCA Welcomes Lindsay Arell to Board

We are so excited to introduce our newest board member to the community. HCCA is very lucky to have the support and expertise that Lindsay offers and we welcome her to...

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Executive Director Departure

Executive Director Departure

As you may have heard in this past week’s Gunnison Times and Crested Butte News, Executive Director Greg Dyson will be departing HCCA. Below, is a letter from...

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A BIG WIN in a Coal Battle!

A BIG WIN in a Coal Battle!

For Immediate Release: June 27, 2014 Citing Climate Change Impacts, Court Decision Protects Colorado Backcountry From Bulldozing, Mining  Conservationists Force...

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2014 HCCA Hikes Are Here!!

2014 HCCA Hikes Are Here!!

Dear HCCA Hike enthusiasts, Spring…at long last. And soon to follow, High Country Conservation Advocates’ 22nd year of Don Baker Legacy Hikes. 2014 also marks the 50th...

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Mt. Emmons VCUP Update

Mt. Emmons VCUP Update

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has completed their initial review of the amended cleanup plan (called a “VCUP”) for the...

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HCCA is now High Country Conservation Advocates

HCCA is now High Country Conservation Advocates

  Dear Members,    Since 1977, High Country Citizens’ Alliance has been serving the community in the name of conservation of our precious environment....

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HCCA's Mission

High Country Conservation Advocates protects the health and natural beauty of the land, rivers, and wildlife in and around Gunnison County now and for future generations.

 

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High Country Conservation Advocates | P.O. Box 1066 | Crested Butte, CO 81224 | 970.349.7104

 

We are so grateful to High Country Citizens’ Alliance for their decades-long commitment to keeping this place special. Special then, special now, and special for those who aren’t here yet.

-Sue and Pat Wallace, Crested Butte

Thank you for your ongoing vigilance to protect Red Lady…. HCCA has been the leader in this effort for so many years and I am grateful for your endless commitment and passion!

-Gail Burford, Crested Butte

  • Our Mission
  • Special then, special now.
  • Grateful for HCCA