P.O. Box 26651, Colorado Springs, CO 80936 gopalmerpark@gmail.com

Guardians of Palmer Park

…enhance, protect, defend and maintain the physical integrity, natural beauty and physical resources of Palmer Park in Colorado Springs, Colorado….

Our Mission

The organization’s mission is to help maintain Palmer Park’s unique beauty, recreational opportunities and spirit for the enjoyment of future generations.

Saturday March 2, 2024 Workday

Alright everyone...big inhale and fingers crossed for good weather as we try for a Saturday, March 2, 2024 workday. Been loving the precipitation, but it'd be nice to get into the park and get some work down! We are planning for our normal three events of dog waste...

Saturday February 3, 2024 Workday

Saturday February 3rd is coming up fast. We plan to have a standard three event workday on the 3rd. As always with winter workdays, it will be weather dependent. If it is snowing or the temperature is below 30 degrees, we will post a cancellation. Otherwise, if the...

Saturday January 6, 2024 Workday

We are going to do a limited workday on January 6, 2024. The reason for a limited workday on the 6th is the potential for less than accommodating weather and the fact we are going to do a joint trail workday with The Mission Continues - Colorado Springs on Monday,...

What a great Saturday workday on 11-4-2023

We had a great day in the park on Saturday. Our volunteers did an amazing job picking up dog waste on Yucca Flats. I mean, seven bags worth of dog waste. Eeewwww!!! Way to go volunteers! Trash crew slayed the trash pickup with a couple of big bags. And the roving...

Saturday November 4th, 2023 Workday

It's a bit snowy and cold out there today. But you know when it's supposed to be a gorgeous autumn day? That's right, next Saturday the 4th. Just in time for our next workday. So, use the links below to come out and help us in the park while enjoying one last day of...

October 7, 2023 Saturday Workday

October 7th is just around the corner. That means it's going to be time for our October first Saturday workday in the park. Come out and enjoy the cooler weather and help keep our wonderful park looking awesome! We will be hosting our normal three activities of dog...

Recap of September 9, 2023 Workday

We had a great day in the park for trail work. We paired up with the Colorado Springs Chapter of #TheMissionContinues for a day of volunteering and 9/11 remembrance. It resulted in over 40 people coming out to work on the South Canyon Trail. It was awesome. We were...

September 9, 2023 Workday

To avoid conflict with the Labor Day Weekend, GoPP will be hosting its September workday on the 9th rather than the 2nd. This change of date also allows us the opportunity to partner with The Mission Continues for a memorial workday to honor and remember those who...

Recap of August 5th, 2023 Workday

What a terrific day in the park! Thanks to everyone who came out to help. We had over 20 people volunteer their time to help make the park a better place, and they gave it their all. We completed a trail restore on South Canyon Trail that was very needed after all of...

Saturday August 5th Workday, 2023

Believe it or not, it's almost August. The summer is just flying by! Come help us make the most of our local outdoors and enjoy the remaining days of sun and fun. We will be hosting our first Saturday of the month activities coming up on August 5th. Signup at the...

Join Us!

Everyone who cares about Palmer Park is welcome to join. Benefits include:

✓Adding your voice to a growing chorus of people who love Palmer Park.

✓Offering your ideas about how best to care for the park.

✓Receiving email and text alerts about issues that might affect the park.

✓Join us for Park service work days.