July 2, 2014 Association Meeting

NewsThe Elk Creek Highlands/Meadows Property Owners Association will meet at 7 PM, Wednesday, July 2nd in the Association Building at 86 Elk Creek Drive, Bailey.

Residents, including renters, are welcome to join.

Along with regular monthly reports, an update on new roofing needs and bids will be discussed and decided upon.

For any additional call, 303-838-7768.

Fantastic Fishing

brook trout 06-18-2014


by Charles Banks

A 16 1/2 inch Brook trout caught last Wednesday, June 18th, at our pond.  I also caught a Cutthroat trout that was larger than this, but didn’t take it out of the water for a picture.

Perfect day for a BBQ

Yesterday we all enjoyed delicious food 2014BBQ1and visiting with about 35 friends, family, and neighbors!  We even saw our first “pollen dust storm!”  To see more pictures, go to the BBQ / Potluck page under the Photo Gallery menu option above.

Congratulations to Jo Ann and Allen Ellerbrock, and Jerry Penberthy who were the winners of the 2 prize drawings we had for the returned surveys.  Thank you again for all of you who took the time to complete a survey and send it to us!

Bear Sighting

Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Bear

by Ken Perdew

On Tuesday morning, June 17th, two bears were sighted by Harry Harrison on Clark Road / CR47 near the house that is boarded up and had the word “MARK” graffiti painted on the garage door which Jeff DeBerry was kind enough to cover for us.  Summer must be here!  Please be alert!

To read more about Bears, go to the Animal Facts page under the Photo Gallery menu option above.

Summer BBQ and Potluck THIS Saturday!

This Saturday, June 21st, the ECHPOABBQ annual summer barbeque will begin at 12:00 noon.  ECHPOA will provide hamburgers, hotdogs, buns, coffee, lemonade, and iced tea.  Please bring a side dish, salad, or dessert to share and invite your friends and family to join us at the Association Building, 86 Elk Creek Drive, Bailey.  Fishing at the pond!  Prize drawing for returned surveys will be held!  Food and fun, what could be better than that?  See you there!

New ECHPOA Brochure

Brochure Cover

The new ECHPOA brochure is now available in the association building, on the bulletin boards by the mail boxes, or click on this picture of the brochure cover or the URL listed below to view and print out a copy.  This new 3 fold brochure contains information About ECHPOA, Association Building, Fishing Pond, Horse Corral, and a form that can be filled out and sent in with membership dues.  Please share this new ECHPOA brochure with your neighbors and encourage them to join!


Survey results are in!

June 4th was the deadline to turnfilling out form in a completed 2014 ECHPOA Survey.  The returned surveys have been counted and the complied results can be seen by clicking on the ECHPOA 2014 Survey Results or going directly to the URL listed below.

The prize drawing for the returned surveys will be held during the Summer BBQ, June 21st.  You do NOT have to be present to win.  For those of you who took the time to complete a survey and send it to us, we thank you very much!  We now have a better perspective of what the community wants and would like changed.