From young children to
older adults, people of all ages will find opportunities to enjoy the outdoors
in Lakewood. Whether your interest is in finding the neighborhood playground, a
space to hold the company picnic, or retreating to nature, we have an
Urban and Regional Parks
staff manage and care for the beautiful parks and open space in our city,
Join us for this program specially designed for children ages 3-5. Participants will explore their natural environment through stories, songs and interactive programs.
$5/person/session, park entrance fee is waived.Registration deadline: Oct 24
Raven Full Moon Guided Night Hike
Leave those flashlights at home for this unique hiking adventure. You will be guided by a park naturalist along the park's trails and surrounding green spaces. Wear comfortable hiking shoes, dress for weather conditions and bring water. These hikes are designed for the whole family, but each will average an hour and a half of walking on uneven terrain. Meet at the Bear Creek Lake Park Visitor Center unless otherwise noted. No dogs please.
$2/person, park entrance fee is waived
Registration deadline: Nov 7
Tracks and Scat
Senior Naturalist is a program geared toward active adults! Participants will learn about the wildlife and natural history of the park through hands on education, programs and hikes.Meet at the Bear Creek Lake Park Visitor Center.
Ages 55 and over
$5/person/session, park entrance fee is waived
Registration deadline: Nov. 14