A bird watcher’s paradise, Barr Lake State Park offers an expansive boardwalk with beautiful gazebos and benches for unparalleled wildlife viewing. The refuge is a large section of the lake is off limits for boats and watersports, so all kinds of wildlife has space and peace to thrive. Prominent species there include pelicans, double-breasted cormorants, blue herons and grebes. The park-facilitated osprey nest offers an amazing glimpse at the beginning of the magnificent birds’ life cycle.
Stop by the nature center to see all our feathered friends at our bird feeders.