Colorado – Northern San Juan Broadband

Geographic area

Ouray, San Juan, San Miguel, Montrose, and Delta counties

Broadband Leaders:

Leadership Team—
Carrie Krickbaum, Judith Lopez, Linda McNeill, Peggy Lyon, Robyn Cascade, Sallie Thoreson, Christiane Frischmuth

Focus areas:

  • Protection and expansion of wilderness areas
  • Monitoring public lands
  • Participation in public policy related to government agencies’ management plans
  • Education outreach


  • Wilderness Solitude Monitoring in the Uncompahgre and Mount Sneffels Wilderness Areas
  • Advocate for the passage of the San Juan Mountain Wilderness Act (in collaboration with other conservation groups)
  • Advocate for the Citizens’ Wilderness proposal during the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre & Gunnison Forest Plan Revision
  • Engage in campaign to promote consideration of wildlife needs/habitat protect in the face of increasing trail development
  • Table at public events
  • Facilitate a literature circle/book group


We are in need of active members who want to participate in “boots on the ground” monitoring and/or advocacy on behalf of public lands.

We welcome monetary donations toward any of our projects/campaigns.  Thank you!!

Become a member of Great Old Broads for Wilderness and join our Broadband today!