Events / Fryingpan River Cleanup - April 27

Fryingpan River Cleanup

21st Annual FRYINGPAN CLEANUP: April 27, 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

* Registration is not required but you may register in advance HERE. *

 

GROUPS (such as Boy Scout or Girl Scout Troops):
If you are bringing large groups to the cleanup, please complete this WAIVER for each family or individual and email them to info@roaringfork.org by April 25th OR bring them completed and signed to the cleanup.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

8:30am          Registration & 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 May 1st!


Become a Sponsor of the upcoming Fryingpan River Cleanup and support over 200 volunteers as they clean up and protect our rivers!

 

  

 

2019 Fryingpan Cleanup Sponsors 

5Point Film Festival
Alpine Bank
Anonymous
Chaco
Eco-Products
Get Busy Liv'n
Jean Moore
Lions Club
Roaring Fork Club
Pam & Dan Turley
Town of Basalt
Susan & David Young
Waste Management


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

5Point Film Festival
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

Eco-Products
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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