Gunbarrel Estates

Boulder, Colorado

About

Gunbarrel

Gunbarrel Estates is located in the community of Gunbarrel. It was largely a rural and agricultural environment up until early 1960. However, residential subdivisions and businesses such as IBM (1965) began locating in the area. Today Gunbarrel has a suburban character. It is both an employment center and a residential community. Major employers in Gunbarrel are IBM and Celestial Seasonings. The Gunbarrel Town Center is a central gathering place and a retail center for the community. Above all, it is family friendly community, surrounded by open space and the LoBo trail.
History of Gunbarrel Colorado

1977 Brochure

History of Gunbarrel Colorado

The Park in 1986

Gunbarrel 1986
Gunbarrel 1986

Gunbarrel Estates
Metropolitan Recreation and Park District

The Park

The Gunbarrel Estates Metropolitan Recreation and Park District, is a Special District of the State of Colorado. It is supported by your taxes, and has an annual budget of approximately $50,000. The Park Board is responsible for maintenance and planning for capital improvements. In addition, planned improvements are upgrades to the sprinkler system, as well as the playground equipment.

Events

The park is alive with activities year-round. Birthday celebrations, youth soccer practice, summer outdoor movie nights, dog play times and kite flying takes place at any time. Additionally, the park also hosts Gunbarrel Estates Homeowners Association events, the spring Easter Egg Hunt, the GEHOA 7 Summer Saturdays and the fall Chili Cook-off. The Board does not require or grant reservations for use of the park or the gazebo for events. Usage is on a first-come first-served basis.

The Board

The Park Board has five members with four-year terms. Elections are every two years . Over the years, community members have given their time and talents to this voluntary board. Above all, the current board is committed to building on their legacy in maintaining and improving our beautiful park.

Current Board Members
Allan Trumpler – President
Paul Stone – Treasurer
Brian Bixler – Secretary
Bill Hathaway-Clark – Board member
Theron Hreno – Board member

Generally, the board meets on the first Monday of the month. Notices of the meetings are posted on Nextdoor, at the information kiosk in the park, on this website and with the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder. All Gunbarrel Estates residents are welcome to attend. The Gunbarrel Park Board is not officially affiliated with the HOA, a voluntary community organization supported by dues.

Neighborhood Little Libraries

Located on Mount Sherman Road and Colt Drive

Located on Mount Evans Place and Gunbarrel Road

Gunbarrel Estates Homeowners Association

The Gunbarrel Estates Homeowners Association Board (GEHOA) was formed in March of 1970. It has been operating ever since. Every year GEHOA sponsors an Easter Egg Hunt/Brunch and a Chili Cook Off.  Every other year there is a neighborhood dumpster event called ‘Trash to Treasures’.

The Board

The Gunbarrel Estates Home Owners Association board meets a few times a year, usually for event planning. All neighbors are welcome to attend.

Current Board Members
Stacee McGovern – President
Joyce Frailey – Treasurer
Theo Dierks – Greeter
Mary Eldred – Secretary
Glenna Thurmes

Dues

Board meeting notifications will be posted on Nextdoor and on Facebook. Annual dues are $20 and are payable by check, Venmo or Paypal. In addition, make sure that you note your name and address when making a payment.
Venmo: @gunbarrelestates
Paypal: Gunbarrelestates@gmail.com
Check or cash: GEHOA dropbox at 7355 Park Lane Road
For questions send email to gunbarrelestates@gmail.com.

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4 weeks ago

SAVE THE DATE. it's our bi-annual Trash To Treasure event, where we get rid of the stuff we don't need. There are 2 paths, TRASH or TREASURE. It is satisfying.
We need everyone to pay dues in advance, no payment will be accepted at the event.
PAYMENT METHODS:
$ CHECK or CASH to: GEHOA.
Mail or drop off at: 7355 Park Lane Road. There is a GEHOA dropbox Make sure your name and STREET address are noted on the check or on a post-it note.
$ PAYPAL— gunbarrelestates@gmail.com
$ VENMO —@gunbarrelestates
Details to come!
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SAVE THE DATE. its our bi-annual Trash To Treasure event, where we get rid of the stuff we dont need. There are 2 paths, TRASH or TREASURE. It is satisfying. 
We need everyone to pay dues in advance, no payment will be accepted at the event. 
PAYMENT METHODS:
$ CHECK or CASH to: GEHOA. 
    Mail or drop off at: 7355 Park Lane Road. There is a GEHOA dropbox Make sure your name and STREET address are noted on the check or on a post-it note. 
$ PAYPAL— gunbarrelestates@gmail.com
$ VENMO —@gunbarrelestates 
Details to come!

Comment on Facebook

Is the amount the same this year for dues?

How can we find out if we’ve paid our dues?

Will there be social distancing guidelines in place for this event?

Paypal is not finding the email address provided. Would you please verify the correct email address to use? Thx

See everyone there!

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1 week ago

Starting to look around your house for Trash and Treasures?
You may want to get a head start on Trash with Western's Spring Cleanup Special.
5 items of any size! $99 Offer expires 4.30.21
-Mattresses & box springs
-Household furniture
-Patio furniture
-Cabinets and shelving
-Rugs, rolls of carpet and padding
-BBQ grills
-Water heaters
-Non-CFC appliances* (they recycle these)
They can arrange a special pickup to remove refrigerators and tires
www.westerndisposal.com/up-to-60-off-junk-removal/
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Starting to look around your house for Trash and Treasures? 
You may want to get a head start on Trash with Westerns Spring Cleanup Special. 
5 items of any size! $99 Offer expires 4.30.21
-Mattresses & box springs
-Household furniture
-Patio furniture
-Cabinets and shelving
-Rugs, rolls of carpet and padding
-BBQ grills
-Water heaters
-Non-CFC appliances* (they recycle these)
They can arrange a special pickup to remove refrigerators and tires
https://www.westerndisposal.com/up-to-60-off-junk-removal/
2 weeks ago

Managed by GEHOA
email: gunbarrelestates@gmail.com

website: www.gunbarrelestatescolorado.com
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1 month ago

Coming to Gunbarrel this summer, Savory Pies and Premium Ice Cream!
In the old Morning Table space, next to Anytime Fitness.
It's so great to see new things happening. It will be a great summer. 😎
Tip Top Savory Pies
www.tiptopsavorypies.com
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Coming to Gunbarrel this summer, Savory Pies and Premium Ice Cream! 
In the old Morning Table space, next to Anytime Fitness. 
Its so great to see new things happening. It will be a great summer. 😎
Tip Top Savory Pies
https://www.tiptopsavorypies.com

Comment on Facebook

😀 Yummmmm!!

2 months ago

"Bright Sunshiny Day"-pastel

By neighbor & local artist,
Ani Espriella
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Bright Sunshiny Day-pastel 

By neighbor & local artist, 
Ani Espriella

Comment on Facebook

very beautiful!

Ani is awesome!

1 month ago

Music in the park this Sunday! 🎼. Join Pair of Three, at their first ‘pop up’ performance, this Sunday, March 7th, 1 – 3pm. ... See MoreSee Less

Music in the park this Sunday!  🎼. Join Pair of Three, at their first ‘pop up’ performance, this Sunday, March 7th, 1 – 3pm.

Comment on Facebook

Yea! Love them!

1 month ago

Is there a phone number for the President of GEHOA or some one who can give me info. About rules and by-laws ... See MoreSee Less

Comment on Facebook

Yes, call me at 303-641-2258 or email gunbarrelestates@gmail.com

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