Mounument View section of Riverfront to open
A dream to connect the entire valley with a hike/bike path is another step closer to fruition. And Fruita.
The 8.4-mile Monument View Trail section of the Colorado Riverfront Trail officially opens 11:30 a.m. on Friday with a special ceremony at Walter Walker State Wildlife Area.
The one-hour ceremony includes speakers, refreshments and lots of Riverfront Trail history.
Bring your walking shoes or your bike and be one of the first to ride the 35-mile trail that connects Corn Lake with the Fruita Welcome Center.
IF YOU GO
WHAT: Opening ceremony for the Monument View Trail
WHEN: 11:30 a.m. Friday
WHERE: Walter Walker State Wildlife Area, Railroad Ave., south of U.S. Highway 6&50 and Interstate 70 intersection
HOW MUCH: Free.
Information: Michele Rohrbach, Colorado Riverfront Commission,683-4333.