See below for some of the larger development opportunities in Hayden.

Hayden Regional Commerce Park

Hayden Regional Commerce Park is a 187-acre real estate project next to the Yampa Valley Regional Airport that has been annexed and zoned for multiple commercial uses. The zoning includes space for 50 acres of retail including large format, 60 acres of light industrial uses, 10 acres of gravel operation, 17 acres for hotels and offices, and about 50 acres of land that are part of the airport’s expansion plans. For more information, visit the Colorado Projects Group website or contact All Around Real Estate / Colorado Projects at 970-846-4759.

Valley View Business Park

Valley View Business Park is located at the east end of Hayden off Hwy 40. The overall complex includes 38 acres of fully improved business/industrial lots for sale or lease. Lot sizes range from one-quarter to more than 3 acres, and lots of varying sizes can be purchased in groups to fit all acreage needs. With town sewer and water, natural gas and high capacity electric available, this location can meet many business needs. For more information, contact Jon Peddie Real Estate at 970-870-0169 or

Rural Enterprise Zones


Rural Enterprise Zones on the Colorado State Office of Economic Development and International Trade (“OEDIT”) website at and specifically at

Hayden is qualified for the “EZ” programs under “Zone 8”: Northwest Enterprise Zone which counties included: Clear Creek, Garfield, Gilpin, Grand, Jackson, Moffat, Rio Blanco and Routt Counties.

Specific Contact for our region is:

Tiffany Phel with Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado
PO Box 593, Grand Junction, CO 81502
P: (970) 665-1095

The USDA Rural Development Programs and Services for Business:

USDA Local Contacts:

Pattie Snidow
Area Director – Community and Economic Development
Colorado Rural Development
United States Department of Agriculture
Mobile:  970.290.6467

P.J. Howe, USDA Loan Specialist
970-824-3476×111 or 844-206-7032
145 Commerce Street, Craig, CO 81625

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment

Local Contact:

Darcy Owens-Trask, Labor and Employment Specialist
Colorado Workforce Center
P 970.879.3075 | F 970.879.3547
PO Box 881419 – 425 Anglers Drive – Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 | |


Regional Economic Development – “Region 11 Colorado Blueprint” report