About San Luis Valley Great Outdoors

Mission

San Luis Valley Great Outdoors (SLVGO) is a regional cooperative initiative to create and implement a long-term and continually developing plan for trails and outdoor recreation in the six counties of the San Luis Valley.

10 year Priorities

    1. Improve community wellness through enhanced in-town recreation facilities.
    2. Connect, expand, and enhance trail systems throughout the San Luis Valley.
    3. Grow more recreation programs and activities specifically tailored to San Luis Valley youth.
    4. Expand Water Based recreation.
    5. Expand opportunities for Winter Recreation.
    6. Promote San Luis Valleys recreation opportunities and increase information sharing about what there is to see and do in the San Luis Valley.

SLVGO has 9 Tool Kits as part of our Master Plan that focuses on best practices from a variety of communities who have had successful trail and outdoor recreation projects.

  1. Shaping Recreation Destinations
  2. Building Healthier Communities
  3. Developing Trail Systems
  4. Realizing Trail Connections
  5. Connecting Youth and the Outdoors
  6. Balancing Recreation and Conservation
  7. Promoting Recreation
  8. Hosting Recreation Events
  9. Funding and Sustaining SLV Recreation