The following are projects that DIRT has either led or contributed to!

  • NO LINES • NO HASSLES • NO STRESS

    EXPERIENCE the peaceful past of holiday shopping and fun in today’s beautiful, historic Lake City. Join in our seasonal ...

  • The signature event of Lake City DIRT features delicious wines, great live music, unique vendors, and spectacular fall colors in quaint, historic Lake City! This event is held the third weekend of ...

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  • This collaborative marketing campaign bundles heritage-themed events such as Ghost Tours, special program and presentations, and brings together many community partners. Colorado’s birthday is August ...

  • As the first patented mining claim in Hinsdale County - and with an estimated $12 million mined between 1874 and 1903 - the Ute-Ulay mining complex spurred regional development and powered Lake ...

  • The Lake City Community Youth Corps developed out of a need to engage local youth in meaningful service projects. Using the Community Youth Corps as a model, we partnered with the Southwest ...

  • Lake City is a small mountain town, settled in 1874 by Enos Hotchkiss, in the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado. The town was shaped by nineteenth-century silver and gold mining and ...

  • By gathering as many stories, photographs, and mementos that celebrate this area from 1874 and before to here and now, the Hinsdale County Historical Society and Lake City DIRT teamed up to preserve ...

  • Lake City boasts some wonderful outdoor winter activities. A quaint ski hill offers 7 runs and a 1000 foot Poma platter lift. It's perfect for kids or beginner skiers/boarders wanting to practice ...