Garfield County Outdoors

Garfield County Outdoors (GCO) is a collaborative community-wide initiative dedicated to providing FREE outdoor education and recreation to youth and families in western Garfield County, Colorado.


GCO is one of of 15 Generation Wild communities in the state of Colorado using a community-led, youth-driven, collaborative approach to creating equitable access to the outdoors. In 2017, Great Outdoors Colorado awarded GCO and its partners $1.5 million to connect youth and families with the outdoors. This funding will go through June 2021.