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 adventure waiting.
Urban and Regional Parks staff manage and care for the beautiful parks and open space in our city, including:
Rugged Maniac is returning to the Denver area for our fourth annual event. Join us at Thunder Valley Motocross Park for a course with 25 epic obstacles designed to push you to your limits! You’ll face towers of stacked shipping containers, underground tunnels of mud, a massive water slide and some new surprises that will make this course one rugged gauntlet of glory! Each runner gets a high-quality Rugged Maniac t-shirt, free professional race photos, a beer (if over 21) and access to the festival, which includes a mechanical bull, adult bounce houses, a foam dance pit, and rockin’ music! Grab your friends and register now before your preferred start time sells out!”
For more information visit www.ruggedmaniac.com
Senior Naturalists is a new program this year! Participants will learn about the wildlife and natural history of Bear Creek Lake Park through hands-on education, programs and hikes. Five individual sessions are available. Ages: 55 and over.Fee: $5/session; park entrance fee is waived.Registration deadline: The Monday before each session.For more information please call 303-697-6159 or email BCLP@Lakewood.org.
Da Bears Join us for this new program specially designed for young children. Participants will explore their natural environment through stories, songs and interactive programs. Four individual sessions are available. Ages: 3-5Fee: $5/session; park entrance fee is waived.Registration deadline: The Monday before each session.
For more information please call 303-697-6159 or email BCLP@Lakewood.org