Saturday, January 19, 9 am - 12 pm at
Barr Lake State Park
Saturday, February 2, 10 am – 2 pm at
Barr Lake State Park
Thursday through Sunday, February 7 - 10, 2019 in Lamar, CO
Join us for the 17th Annual High Plains Snow Goose Festival! In spring, waves of bright white snow geese against an endless blue sky fly into southeastern Colorado, Snowgoose Flying Close with Flockroosting on scattered lakes on the prairie and feeding in the surrounding fields, making the area a favorite resting stop on their annual migration. Enjoy four days of programs, field trips and seminars that celebrate birding, watchable wildlife and historical heritage in Southeast Colorado. This year's keynote speaker is editor of
Birding magazine, Ted Floyd. For more information, visit the High Plains Snow Goose Festival website.
Saturday, February 9, 10 am - 3 pm at
Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center, Colorado Springs
Join us for the 14th Annual Bighorn Sheep Day. Look for bighorns in their natural habitat through our high-power telescopes. Bighorn presentations and door prizes. Guided nature walks. Children's activities and crafts. Live Zoo animals. No-charge - all activities are FREE! Don't forget your binoculars. It's a full day of free family fun! Learn more about the Bighorn Sheep Day Festival.
Nature Walk & TalkFriday, January 25
Share your knowledge, experiences and enthusiasm with other Barr Lake visitors and volunteers as we discover and rediscover the park's hidden treasures. Be sure to dress for the weather. Program is designed for adults.
High Plains Snow Goose FestivalThursday, February 7
17th Annual High Plains Snow Goose Festival celebrates these amazing birds, abundant wildlife and historical heritage of Southeastern Colorado each February.
Annualy the snow geese arrive in the plains painting an amazing picture for wildilfe viewer of every age! They settle on the scattered lakes and bodies of water on the prairie and feed in the surrounding fields of corn and milo, making the area a favorite rest stop on their migration.
Nature Walk & TalkSaturday, February 9
Nature Walk & TalkFriday, February 22
& Mountain Goats
Deer & Elk
Grouse, Prairie -Chickens
Select a pin point for a description of the location and wildlife viewing information. There are over 200 sites to choose from. These sites are also published on the official Map to Colorado. Order yours today (included with the Vacation Guide). Look for the brown wildlife viewing signs at (most) location destinations. Download our wildlife viewing tips and checklist to use on your next wildlife viewing adventure.