Events / Fryingpan River Cleanup - April 22

Fryingpan River Cleanup

SAVE THE DATE:
21st Annual FRYINGPAN CLEANUP: April 22, 2019

Help clean up one of the most beautiful stretches of river in the country! Volunteers of all ages welcome! Join us for a free breakfast before cleaning up a 1-mile section of the river. Prizes for: Best of Trash, Most Toxic, Most Useful, Most Unusual Trash, and Best Photo.

PARTICIPANT INFORMATION
Breakfast and registration starts at 8:30 am near Lions Park and the Midland Spur side of Basalt Town Hall. Teams of 3-4 people are arranged, assigned about 1-mile of river, and head out to clean up around 9:15 am. Entries of trash for prizes must be registered at Lions Park by 11:30 am. Winners will be announced at 11:45am. Must be present to win.

Because weather can be unpredictable, please be prepared with proper clothing, including

  • long pants
  • gloves
  • hat
  • sunscreen
  • proper footwear
  • water

Be safe and have fun! 

REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED! However, NEW this year, pre-registration is available for individuals 18 years and older!

 

GROUPS (such as Boy Scout or Girl Scout Troops):
If you are bringing large groups to the cleanup, please download this WAIVER for each family or individual and bring them completed and signed to the cleanup.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

8:30am          Registration Opens & Breakfast Begins
9:30am          Everyone departs for cleanup
11:30am        "BEST OF TRASH" entry deadline
11:45am        "BEST OF TRASH" awards announced. Must be present to win!


"BEST PHOTO" Contest:
Show us your BEST Fryingpan Cleanup photo! Submit your photo HERE by April 23rd!


Become a Sponsor of the upcoming Fryingpan River Cleanup and support over 100 volunteers as they clean up and protect our rivers!

 


Fryingpan River Cleanup: Video and Photos

Charlie talks about why he helped clean-up the Fryingpan River in April of 2014.

 

 

Photos from the 2014 Fryingpan River Cleanup

THANK YOU to our 2018 SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS

 

2018 FRYINGPAN CLEANUP SPONSORS

7-11 Basalt
ACE Hardware of Carbondale
Alpine Bank, 
Basalt
Anonymous
Basalt Lions Club
Basalt Printing
Gary Blackie

City Market
Chaco
Christy & Steve C
lettenberg

Colby June Jewelry
Colorado 500 - Peppy & Wally Dallenbach Family
Coffman Corner
Eagle County

EcoProducts
EverGreen ZeroWaste
Frying Pan Canyon Ranch
Marianne Antoniak & Stan Gertzbein
Lynn Nichols & Jim Gilchrist

Jenn & Cap Grossman
Barbara & Pitt Hyde - Hyde Family Foundation
Lodge at Rivers Edge
Ann & Joe Kercheville
Cornelia & Meredith Long

Jean Moore
Jeanie & John Morris
NRS
Roaring Fork Club

Trish & Mark Seaman
Earlene & Herb Seymour
Starbucks - Willits

Timberline Bank
Timbo's Pizza

Town of Basalt
Pam & Dan Turley
Waste Management
Willits General Store
Sarah & Robert Woods

Jean & Bill Wunderlich
Susan & David
Young

 



Contact Us

Roaring Fork Conservancy

PHONE: (970) 927-1290
EMAIL: info@roaringfork.org

MAILING ADDRESS:
PO Box 3349
Basalt, CO 81621

PHYSICAL ADDRESS:
22800 Two Rivers Road
Basalt, CO 81621

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