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    Bent's Old Fort

    National Historic Site Colorado

Support Your Park

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Volunteers bagging exotic plants to promote natural revegetation.
Public support is a critical component in the management of National Park Service lands. No other federal agency relies as heavily on the generosity and kindness of its visitors, and we thank you for your past support and look forward to future partnerships.

From volunteering by performing living history to shopping in our bookstore, there are many ways that the public can support the park.

Did You Know?

Topographical engineers practice use of surveying equipment

Bent's Fort's accredited "Living History Encampment" usually held every odd year in June, offers teachers, interpreters and historians the opportunity to live the life of trapper, trader, topographical engineer, soldier, domestic, craftsman, laborer, and Plains Indian. More...