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About 285 Bound Website and Forums Park and Jefferson County. Conifer, Bailey Colorado is a friendly and welcoming community forum committed to providing a place where our members can freely interact, discuss issues, interests, and ideas, wade through controversy, get the latest on local traffic, weather, and emergencies, bring up goings-on in the community and nationally, and, most of all, have fun! We serve the communities along the Highway 285 Corridor west of Denver, Colorado, including, but not limited to, Morrison, Indian Hills, Conifer, Pine, Bailey, Shawnee, Grant, Fairplay, and South Park in Jefferson and Park Counties.

Our mission is to help strengthen the ties between neighbors, share vital information, and support the local businesses and charitable organizations that are integral to our community thriving. We are the go-to resource for local news, events, emergency information, weather, traffic, Highway 285 webcams, Hwy 285 Corridor Dining, videos of local meetings, Free Classifieds, and more! We are Bound to Make a Difference in Our Community!

Our goal is to continually improve the website by listening to the ideas and recommendations of all members and guests. Every member of is encouraged to utilize their skills, experience, and creativity to help make this site the best along the corridor - our members are what make great! If you are a new member and would like tips and assistance on how to use our forum, or a current member wishing to learn more, please go to our 285 Bound Guest Page. is also committed to supporting our local businesses and our local nonprofits through donations, partnerships, and sponsorships. Our charities and our businesses are a part of our community, run by our neighbors, in part existing to serve our needs. Our focus is to help share their information and help them grow as well, keeping our community's economy strong. Our forums offer businesses and nonprofits a method to reach the community they serve in a direct yet simple way, and the community to reach businesses and nonprofits they need.

In recognition of our efforts, was recognized in 2012 by the Conifer Area Chamber of Commerce as being the Home-Based Business of the Year. In addition, the readers of a local publication, the Mountain Connection, voted as the Best Home-Based Business. In 2013, we were a Business of the Year Nominee for the Conifer Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards, voted 3rd Best Earth-Friendly Business by the readers of the Mountain Connection, and chosen Runner-Up for Best Local Website by readers of The Flume, another local publication, in their People's Choice Awards. We are proud of these accomplishments, but are not resting as there is much more yet to be done! is a part of Communities Bound LLC. Communities Bound is a national network of local community websites that provides a platform for local information, opinions, and unique access to the neighborhood business community. Each affiliated website is locally owned and managed by a community member. Please check out our sister sites,,,, and For more information, or to inquire about owning a Bound site of your own, go to

Thank you for reading all About Us. We hope you'll explore the site and join us for more! If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to email us at or call us at 720-608-0285.

Warm Regards,

The 285 Bound Staff