The Park People works to preserve, enhance, and advocate for Denver's parks, recreation resources, open space and urban forest.
We pursue this mission by raising private funds for capital projects of various sizes, parks enhancements, and through our programs: Denver Digs Trees, Mile High Tree Champions, Community Forester and the Park Legacy programs.
NEW!! We're excited to partner with the Denver Forestry Office to bring you FREE TREES through the Be A Smart Ash campaign. Learn more about this damaging insect and apply for free trees TODAY. Trees are available for anyone with adequate space, you do not need to have an ash tree to apply...
Want to be kept "in the loop?" Click to here to be notified when Denver Digs Trees applications are available.
Take good care of your tree! Check out this helpful information: Tree Planting Instructions & Tree Care Guide
Did you know? 1 in 6 trees in Denver is an ash tree! And if we do nothing, it's just a matter of time before Emerald Ash Borer destroys them all. Be A Smart Ash and learn what youcan do to protect our urban canopy!
Mark your calendar for summertime fun! Save Our Sundial Independence Day Family Fun Festival is coming up on Fri, July 1st. Enjoy games, rides, food trucks, and fireworks - proceeds and donations help restore a priceless Denver community resouce.
A great opportunity for your business... Become a steward of the Denver urban forest: Check out the benefits of being a Mile High Tree Champion