Peets Hill is For Sale
A 12-acre parcel on the southern end of Peets Hill is for sale. The undeveloped parcel would increase the size of Peets Hill/Burke Park by 30% and includes a well-established spur trail that connects Peets Hill to Kagy Boulevard and the rest of the Main Street to the Mountains Trail system. We have until January to complete due diligence and secure the necessary funds to close on the property or else it will go back on the market for development. We always say that by building trails we build community. There is nowhere this is more true than on Peets Hill. 30 years after GVLT helped establish this park with the City of Bozeman, we have an opportunity to secure and enhance the final piece of the park at the heart of our community. GVLT moves at the speed of real estate and while we were able to move swiftly to get the property under contract, there's no guarantee without the funding to close. This priceless parcel is hanging in the balance, we need your help. Join us.
To help us cross the finish line, our friends at The Kendeda Fund will match all donations up to $5,000, up to $50,000 total. That means we just need $50,000 from the public to reach our goal.
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In Pursuit of Peets Hill
We recently learned that a 12-acre parcel on the southern end of Peets Hill is for sale. The undeveloped parcel would increase the size of Peets Hill/Burke Park by 30% and includes a well-established spur trail that connects Peets Hill to Kagy Boulevard and the rest of the Main Street to the Mountains Trail system...
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These 12-acres hold so much potential; we have identified two promontories on the property that could serve as established lookouts and locations for educational and interpretive experiences. They have also identified opportunities for additional trail connections and improvements to the existing trail. Once purchased, we would transfer the 12 acres to the City of Bozeman as expanded parkland. Take a closer look at the boundary maps that showcase the Peets Hill expansion.
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Guest column: Peets Hill offers shared space, mutual history
There is a common saying at the Gallatin Valley Land Trust (GVLT), “By building trails, we build community.” The power of this saying became abundantly clear last month when 12 acres at the south end of Peets Hill was suddenly for sale. How do we possibly put a price tag on a place like Peets Hill?
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