Eagle County ranked fourth most active county in U.S. by Livestrong.com
May 25, 2017
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).