Eagle County ranked fourth most active county in U.S. by Livestrong.com
Livestrong.com recently ranked Eagle County fourth among its 10 Most Active Counties in the U.S. The Livestrong Foundation, a cancer support and healthy lifestyle group, used statistics from a Robert Wood Johnson foundation survey to arrive at its rankings.
Nearby Summit County was ranked the No. 1 most active county in the U.S., citing statistics that show 91.9 percent of adults reporting they are physically active and 100 percent of residents living close to a location for physical activity — a score no other county achieved.
Other Colorado counties in the top 10 included Boulder (No. 2), Pitkin (No. 3), Douglas (No. 5), Gunnison (No. 9) and La Plata (No. 10).