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:
Seeking Park Volunteers!
Lakewood Regional Parks is now recruiting volunteers for the following positions:
Please drop in between 5-7 p.m. to learn how you can become more involved with your local parks and open spaces.
Light snacks will be provided!
More information please call 303-697-6159 or email.
Naturalist Guided Night Hikes!
The darkness of night provides a unique backdrop for a hiking adventure.So leave those flashlights at home and hone your night vision as a park naturalist guides you along the park’s trails and surrounding green spaces. These hikes are designed for the whole family, but keep in mind each one will average an hour and a half of walking and observing. And don’t forget to dress appropriately for Colorado’s ever changing weather. No dogs please.
$2/person; park entrance fee is waived.All registration close dates are the Monday preceding the hike.
More information 303-697-6159
Use Activity #159945-03
Join a park naturalist at Main Reservoir and learn how to catch the big one! We will learn about fishing ethics, habitat and techniques. Then, cast your line and try your hand at catching these elusive aquatic inhabitants. We will have 20 free fishing rods for children under the age of 16 to take home on a first-come, first-serve basis.More information 303-697-6159
Registration deadline: Mar 24
Use Activity #159936