Save the Date: Celebrate Lake City

LAKE CITY, COLO., (March 7, 2018):  Lake City DIRT and the Chamber of Commerce invite you to our annual Celebrate Lake City extravaganza!  Join friends and neighbors celebrating accomplishments of our local governments and nonprofit organizations on April 17th at 5:30 p.m.  This year’s event will be held at the Arts Center hosted by emcee Philip Virden.  A complimentary enchilada meal will be provided with a cash bar.

Don’t forget to nominate organization, business, and citizen of the year at the Chamber of Commerce!  Call DIRT at 970-596-9071 or the Chamber at 970-944-2527 with any questions.

DIRT Seeking Sponsorships for 2018 Projects

LAKE CITY, COLO., (February 17, 2018): Lake City DIRT relies on business sponsorships for projects such as the Lake City Uncorked Wine and Music Festival, August is Lake City History Month, and the holiday event held in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce. We will host again this year downtown hanging baskets of flowers. More information can be found here

Lake City DIRT is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to preserving and enhancing Lake City's historic and commercial district, in partnership with Hinsdale County, the Town of Lake City, the Department of Local Affairs Colorado Main Street program, and many more partners, donors, residents, and businesses.

Ute Ulay Project received History Colorado Hart Award

hart award winners


Ute Ulay Updates

ute ulay fencingUte Ulay receives fill material, new fencing, and debris removed last month under an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) grant through the Colorado Department of Public Health & the Environment (CDPHE).  Work was completed primarily by Hinsdale County's Road & Bridge crew.   This $71,500 project completes the remediation portion of site work.

February in Lake City!

isaac borchers snowboardingFebruary is a busy month for outdoor activities in chilly Hinsdale County!  Bundle up and join us for the Ice Climbing Festival on February 10th; the Cannibal Snowshoe Race on February 11th; the Ice Fishing Derby and Matt Milski Memorial Race on February 17th at the Lake City Ski Hill.  More information on events can be found at