PPLT's History

We’ve come a long way since the founders of PPLT met for the fist time in a living room at the base of Mount Ascension in 1996. In those 24 years, our supporters and partners have helped us with a wide range of projects. And we are planning even more for the future.

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In 1996, we were founded in a living room at the base of Mount Ascension. Our founders had two passions – ? and conservation. Since our inception, we have committed to …In those 24 years, our supporters and partners have helped us with a wide range of projects. And we are planning even more for the future.

A great way to support the conservation efforts of Prickly Pear Land Trust is to participate in one of our fun events! Whether you’d like to simply attend an event or go the distance by making a donation or volunteering, there is surely a place for you at one (or all) of the land trust’s events. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to get the most up-to-date information on all events that are free and open to the public.

Don't Fence Me In

21st Annual

May 8, 2021

Details coming soon for this year’s run and trail challenge.

Summer Events

Open to the public

May 2021 – September 2021

PPLT hosts volunteer trail works days  and community events that are free and open to the public…Stay tuned for 2021 details.

Harvest Moon

Banquet and Auction

September 25, 2021

Celebrate open lands, outdoor recreation, and our community with a night of fine dining and drinks, live music, and silent and live auctions.

LEARN MORE ABOUT HOW TO GET YOUR BUSINESS INVOLVED

Your sponsorship goes far beyond PPLT events and extends throughout the year, serving 1,000s in our community—from our daily South Hills Trail hikers and bikers, to little ones and those with mobility obstacles who now access the outdoors at PPLT’s Tenmile Creek Park.

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