DENVER -- The Outdoor Recreation Industry Office (OREC) is leading a statewide consortium of industry partners to help the outdoor recreation industry recover from the economic impacts of COVID-19.
Colorado Office of Outdoor Recreation Industry
City of Trinidad makes history by creating one of the first municipal/city level Office of Outdoor Recreation
At the close of 2020 the City of Trinidad, Colorado announced the creation of it’s new Office of Outdoor Recreation. While the first State Office of Outdoor Recreation was created in Utah in 2013, and Colorado created its State Office of Outdoor Recreation in 2015, Trinidad may be the first municipality to create an office dedicated to cultivating an outdoor recreation economy.
The CORE Act will Protect Over 400,000 Acres of Public Land and boost Colorado’s outdoor recreation economy
Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper, and U.S. Congressman Joe Neguse, have introduced the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy (CORE) Act. The bill supports growing Colorado’s outdoor recreation economy, protecting over 400,000 acres of public land, establishing new wilderness, recreation, and conservation areas, and safeguarding existing outdoor recreation opportunities.
Partnerships support job training, addresses rural needs and highlights importance of outdoor industries
Recipients represent OREC and Western Colorado University’s commitment to diversity
The Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry (OREC) Office, in partnership with Western Colorado University, has awarded $10,000 to two students in Western’s Outdoor Industry MBA program to support diverse and under-resourced populations looking to gain experience within Colorado’s outdoor recreation industry.
DENVER - Dec. 7, 2020 - With growing signs that unprecedented numbers of recreationists will be heading into the Colorado backcountry this winter, Gov.
Outdoor Recreation Industry Office and Health Links™ Announce the Winner of the Janette Heung Get Outdoors Healthy Workplace Award
DENVER - The Outdoor Recreation Industry Office at the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) announced Zimmer Biomet, a medical device manufacturer, as the winner of the inaugural Janette Heung Get Outdoors Healthy Workplace Award on Thursday.
Colorado’s Office of Outdoor Recreation and The North Face Partner to Protect and Feed Colorado Communities
Partnership provides PPE for Colorado’s search and rescue and assistance for hardest hit food banks
The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade today announced Nathan Fey, acting director, has been named permanently as Director of the Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry Office.