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
staff manage and care for the beautiful parks and open space in our city,
Join us for a program designed specifically for young children. Participants will explore their natural environment through stories, songs and interactive programs. We will meet at the Bear Creek Lake Park Visitor Center.
Roasting marshmallows and learning about the area, that's what Bear Creek Lake Park Campfire Programs are all about! Each Saturday will have a different subject covered with special guests occasionally! Park pass required.
Ages: all ages
Times Gone By
Adult Nature Explorers are geared towards those 18 and over! Participants will explore Bear Creek Lake Park through activities made for the adult crowd including hikes, special guests, and so much more! So leave the kids at home and enjoy an evening out in the park. We will meet at the Bear Creek Lake Park Visitor Center.
Ages: 18 and up
This annual family adventure race involves teams of two completing a lake crossing, mountain bike course and a run. There are two categories: adult with a child age 6-11 and adult with a child age 12-16. Participants will receive an event shirt. Park entry included in registration.
Ages: 6 and up
This event is full.
Explore all the nature Lakewood has to offer in these FREE Family Nature Programs! Hiking, interactive activities, and so much more are offered on these programs. So come out and see the wild side of the city! Locations vary and will be sent via email once registered so please register with an accurate email address. Park pass required with the park location.
Hike along a winding trail and learn about the flora, fauna and history of the area from Bear Creek Lake Park's naturalist. Come on down and bring your water and sunscreen to enjoy all that the park has to offer by hiking its beautiful trails. Locations vary and will be decided closer to the day, please ensure to register with an accurate email address to get updates.