Special Event Permit Detail

Application Information

ID: 4613   Event: Geology field trip to look at Cretaceous Codell and Niobrara Formation
Application Date: 06/05/2019    Event Date: 09/18/2019
Organization: Rocky Mountain Section SEPM   Phone:
Contact 1 Name: Gus Gustason
Address: 467 Granite Dr
Boulder CO 80302
Email: Send email
Contact 2 Name:


Event Information

Permit Type(s): Parks and Open Spaces
Type of Event: Education
Red Mountain Open Space

This event is a geology field trip to look at outcrops of Cretaceous Rocks exposed on the Red Mountain Open Space. We are requesting permission to use radio tower access road off CR 21. We will park at gate and walk along access road to the north end of the road just beyond the radio tower and then east along the two-track dirt road to the outcrops. We will walk south along the outcrops to the southern boundary of the open space and west along the fence line back to the vehicles.
There will be two 12-passengers vans and one SUV.
Although the Ackerman’s run cattle on the open space during the spring and early summer, we understand that they do not run cattle out there in the fall.

Estimated Participants: 22   Estimated Spectators: 0

Food / Alcohol:
  Food is NOT being Served.
 Alcohol is NOT being Served

   Wed. 09/18/2019: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Reviewing Agency Comments/Status

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Parks & Open Lands

Status: Denied

Comments: We typically do not allow off trail access at this location for special events.

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Risk Management

Status: More Information Needed

Comments: Please provide:
1. A certificate of insurance with general liability limits no less than $1,000,000 per occurrence / $2,000,000 general aggregate. The certificate of insurance must name Larimer County as certificate holder (Larimer County Risk Management 200 W Oak St Suite 4000 Fort Collins, CO 80525) and list Larimer County as additional insured.
2. A copy of the participant waiver (student waiver is acceptable).
Thank you.

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Final Disposition

Status: DENIED

Hi Gus,

Your special event permit application has been denied by the Parks and Open Lands Department. If you have any questions regarding their decision, you can contact them at (970) 619-4570 .