Location & What to Bring
Evening Eagle ExpressTuesday, July 24
Sit back and ride aboard the Eagle Express for a rare evening excursion on the entire Lake Perimeter Trail. (conditions permitting)
Full Moon Hike - Surf's UpFriday, July 27
Explore Barr Lake at dusk! July is Lake Appreciation Month. Come discover some relationships between water and the moon, using Barr lake as an example. We'll also explore the importance and use of Barr Lake's water.
Grand Mesa Moose DaySaturday, July 28
A free event for the entire family. Take a scenic drive on Grand Mesa and learn about moose! Practice fly casting & prizes for kids; touch table with hides and tracks; programs on moose viewing and safety; moose biology & telemetry demonstrations.
J.A.T.T Bike RideFriday, August 3
"Just At Twilight Time" explore the Barr Lake 9 mile trail at dusk by bike.
Nature Walk & TalkSaturday, August 4
Share your knowledge, experiences and enthusiasm with other Barr Lake visitors and volunteers as we discover and rediscover the park's hidden treasures.
Evening Eagle ExpressTuesday, August 7
Sit back and ride aboard the Eagle Express for a rare evening excursion on the entire Lake Perimeter Trail, (condition permitting)
Hike: Outlook Ridge to Lost PondSunday, August 12
Join Naturalist Rose for this 3 mile hike. Outlook Ridge has beautiful views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Look for Tiger Salamanders at Lost Pond!
Hike: School Pond to Stoner MillSaturday, August 18
Visit School Pond where Red-winged Blackbirds are often found. Also watch for wildlife and flowers on Stoner Mill trail with Naturalist Nancy. Moderate 3.5 mile hike
& Mountain Goats
Deer & Elk
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