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LARIMER COUNTY, Colorado -- Horseback riders could get better campsites, trailer parking, corrals, picnic tables and tent pads at Larimer County's Hermit Park, but the county needs letters of support by January 31 in order to make all this happen.
Hermit Park, located two miles southwest of Estes Park, includes 1,362 acres of forested slopes, open meadows and intact wetlands. The county lacks money of its own for the improvements, and is applying to Great Outdoors Colorado (lottery funds money) for funding.
A suggested letter of support follows the addresses below, which you can copy and paste into your own document. Letters of support need to be postmarked or faxed by Jan. 31 to the