Sep 20

AWRA Colorado Section Annual Field Trip: Cheesman Reservoir Tour

AWRA Colorado Section Annual Field Trip: Cheesman Reservoir Tour

Program: Cheesman Reservoir and Portions of the South Platte River

Date: Tuesday September 27th, 2016 (all day)

Time: 7:30 AM – Between 3:00 PM 4:00 PM

Location: The tour will begin and end at the Stegosaurus Lot

Cost: $50.00 (includes bus, box lunch, and snacks)

Join the AWRA Colorado Section for our annual field trip. We will tour of Denver Water’s Cheesman Reservoir and South Platte System. We have a very limited number of spots, so it’s first come, first served. The cost will be $50 to cover food and transportation.

Registration Please reply to RSVP.
We will reply to the RSVP with a link to pay. The first ten to pay secure their spots.

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Preliminary Itinerary

7:45: Donuts at the dino lots. Group meets at Mammoth Parking lot near KK row to load up for tour. Greeting, handout packets, day overview, load up.

8-9:45:  Drive to Cheesman  Denver Water 101 and the SP system.


9:45-10: Snacks and bathroom break.

10-10:30: Presentation about the fires and our mitigation efforts 

10:30-12: Tour Cheesman with Care Takers. History, operations, value house, pictures.

12-12:20: Drive to Deckers for lunch via the River Road.

12:20-1:15: Lunch and presentation by Dave Nickum with TU

1:15-3pm: Drive to back via River Road  Stop at SP hotel/Two Forks site – presentation by Marc Waage 

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