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'Splash' in Fountain Creek

The Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund held their first Splash event to help people realize the recreational possibilities of Fountain Creek.

FOUNTAIN TUBING
Jade Loerzel floats down Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Elina Landin gets a ride back up Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Elina Landin, 11, tubes down a waterfall on Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Elina Landin, 11, tubes down a waterfall on Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Jade Loerzel, 12, tubes down a waterfall on Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Burke Rothstein, 12, splashes down off a waterfall on Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Jax Rothstein, 8, comes up for air after riding down a waterfall on Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Jax Rothstein, 8, comes up for air after riding down a waterfall on Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Burke Rothstein, 12, rides down a waterfall as his brother Jax, 8, plays in Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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FOUNTAIN TUBING
Burke Rothstein, 12, front, and his brother Jax, 8, float down Fountain Creek near Monument Valley Park Tuesday, July 23, 2013 during the first Fountain Creek Watershed Greenway Fund Splash Event. The fund is hoping to use events like these to promote the creek and make people realize that the water is theirs and can be developed into a recreational asset for the city. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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