COVID-19 Update – Paint Mines Interpretive Park
El Paso County parks, trails, and open spaces remain open during the COVID-19 crisis. Residents are encouraged to use park sites while maintaining required physical distancing.
County Parks has noted exceptionally heavy use of the Paint Mines Interpretive Park. There are concerns whether the required physical distancing is being observed and the negative impact of overuse of the site. Visitors are reminded that climbing on hoodoo formations is prohibited at all times. Dogs, bikes, drones, and horses are also not allowed at Paint Mines Interpretive Park.
To help address the overuse of the Paint Mines Interpretive Park and addressing required physical distancing, residents are encouraged to use other County Park sites.