Fryingpan River Cleanup

Roaring Fork Conservancy
April 27th, 2019
Basalt, CO
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 TrashMost ToxicMost UsefulMost Unusual Trash, and Best Photo.
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
Be safe and have fun! 
GROUPS (such as Boy Scout or Girl Scout Troops):
If you are bringing large groups to the cleanup, please download this WAIVER for each family or individual and bring them completed and signed to the cleanup.
8:30am          Registration Opens & 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!

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