The North Fork Scrapbook Projects seeks to support local efforts to protect the unique qualities of the North Fork community, and its public lands, agricultural and natural resources, through sharing the stories that are lived here.

The Gift Circle: A Tool for Cultivating Conscious, Resilient Communities

The Gift Circle: A Tool for Cultivating Conscious, Resilient Communities

by Chris Yates If you’ve been around the North Fork Valley at all this year, you have probably heard the phrase “gift economy” or “gift circles” more than a few times.  If you are not one of the many people […]

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Highlight: Big B’s Fabulous Juices

Highlight: Big B’s Fabulous Juices

In every way, Big B’s Fabulous Juices is a family business. The organic juice plant was founded more than 40 years ago by Bernie Heideman and his wife, in a historic 110 year-old fruit packing shed along the railroad tracks […]

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Tool Libraries: Foundations in The Sharing Economy

Tool Libraries: Foundations in The Sharing Economy

In the North Fork Valley, we are ready, willing and able. Let’s put tools in the hand of the people […]

Mar 3, 2014     No Comments
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Community: West Elk Mountain Rescue

Community: West Elk Mountain Rescue

Information and photos for this article provided by Cedar Keshet with West Elk Mountain Rescue. The best solution to safety […]

Oct 28, 2013     No Comments
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West Elk Mountains Erupt in “Riot of Fall Color”

West Elk Mountains Erupt in “Riot of Fall Color”

Each year as certain as the changing leaves come the ‘leaf peepers,’ the visitors that find themselves in western Colorado […]

Oct 3, 2013     1 Comment
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Art for the Harvest: A Look at the Mountain Harvest Festival Posters

Art for the Harvest: A Look at the Mountain Harvest Festival Posters

The weekend (Thursday – Sunday) of September 26 – 29, 2013 Paonia will host the 13th Annual Mountain Harvest Festival.  […]

Sep 25, 2013     2 Comments
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A View of the Valley: the North Fork Alternative Plan

A View of the Valley: the North Fork Alternative Plan

I hate to fly. It terrifies me. Always has. I haven’t been on a commercial airliner since September 8, 2001, […]

Jul 31, 2013     No Comments
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Home, Sweet Home.   The Story of the North Fork Scrapbook

Home, Sweet Home. The Story of the North Fork Scrapbook

    The North Fork Scrapbook I am a photographer. My livelihood depends upon beauty being valued, upon beauty being […]

Dec 5, 2012     1 Comment
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