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Nature Hikes and Programs

Nature Hikes and Programs

Natural Selections is our ongoing series of educational nature programs on topics including ecology, wildlife, local history, night hikes, children’s programs, plus many more. All programs are free and open to the public. Please do not bring dogs.

Do you want Natural Selections sent to you by email?   Follow this link to join our mailing list! Select "Natural Selections" from the drop down list. You will receive a weekly notice about upcoming programs. We will not share your email address.

Teachers, scout troops and community groups can obtain free individual programs from Open Space and Mountain Parks naturalists, visit the  Request an Environmental Education Program page to learn more.

Upcoming Nature Hikes & Programs

Easy Newcomers’ Hike on Enchanted Mesa!

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Are you new to Boulder? Get a crash course in Open Space & Mountain Parks 101 on an beautiful but easy hike with City of Boulder naturalist Jean Koszalka. ~

Boxes of Sky: Collage

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Drawing inspiration from the awe and wonder of the natural world, we will wander and sketch, then create a small box assemblage using collage and mixed media. ~

Fishing Fun for Kids

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Join OSMP staff to introduce kids to fishing on open space. Some equipment provided, but feel free to bring your kids' own gear as well. ~

Just for Kids - nature program

Meadow Music

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Join OSMP’s Jeff Kagan, Paige Doughty and Mark Wesson for a fun evening of children’s music at Chautauqua Park. Bring a family picnic. ~

Fishing Fun for Kids!

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This program is best for children who have never fished or have limited fishing experience. Equipment and bait will be provided. ~

A Fishy Morning on Coal Creek: Fish Ecology

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Join Lafayette Open Space for the first Coal Creek fish survey in Lafayette! This event includes seining the creek to sample fish. For both kids and adults. ~

Fishing Fun for Kids

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This program is best for children who have never fished or have limited fishing experience. Equipment and bait will be provided. ~

See more upcoming events in the Calendar of Events

 

 

 

 

 

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