Colorado Wildlife Viewing Information
Events and Festivals
Wildlife Viewing Events
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After Gobble Wobble on Fresh Air Friday at Chatfield State Park
Friday, November 29
Avoid the hazardous shopping centers after Thanksgiving and instead enjoy the fresh morning air at Chatfield State Park! Entrance into all Colorado State Parks is FREE on Fresh Air Friday!
It's time to walk off all that turkey you ate! Join a Ranger on a leisurely 2 mile walk through the Plum Creek Nature Area. Look for wildlife while breathing in the fresh, crisp morning air.
Saturday, November 30
Join Volunteer Naturalist and bird expert Joey Kellner for this monthly hike where you can explore the park and search for feathered treasure. All ability levels are welcome, but please no pets. Dress for the weather and bring sunscreen, water and insect repellant. Don’t forget your camera!
Meet at Platte River Parking Lot
Denver Christmas Bird Count
Saturday, December 14
The Denver is an ALL DAY event in which ALL are welcome to join! The Annual Denver Christmas Bird Count (CBC) is sponsored by the National Audubon Society. Come have a great time and help count birds! Beginners and experts all welcome!
Wildlife Viewing Guides
Download our wildlife viewing tips and checklist to use on your next wildlife viewing adventure or one of the guides below.
Find a Viewing Location Near You
Select a pin point for a description of the location and wildlife viewing information. There are over 200 sites to choose from. Look for the brown wildlife viewing signs at (most) location destinations.
These sites are also published on the official "Colorado State Vacation Guide".