New Parking Lot at Prince Creek

Pitkin County commissioners on Tuesday approved efforts to build a 35-space parking lot for mountain bikers and hikers on the lower portion of Prince Creek Road.

The parking lot will be located on the east side of Prince Creek Road on a 5-acre parcel owned by the county and known as the “Bull Pen,” said Gary Tennenbaum, the county’s open space and trails director.

The county recently constructed a trail that runs parallel to Prince Creek Road from the Bull Pen to a trail network on U.S. Bureau of Land Management property known as the Crown for better biker and pedestrian safety.

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