Let's Go Camping

Next date: Friday, June 09, 2023 | 04:00 PM to Saturday, June 10, 2023 | 05:00 PM

A family poses for a photo during the event.

For first-time campers.

Never been camping? No sweat! Learn the basics at this overnight event for first-time campers at Bear Creek Lake Park. We'll provide outdoor activities, dinner and breakfast. Limited gear is available to borrow. 

Registration is required. Cost is $3 per person; children 3 and under free.

Schedule and activities

June 9-10.
- Check-in is at 3 p.m. Activities start at 5 p.m.
- Check-out is at 2 p.m. the following day.

Activities include:

  • Archery
  • Fishing
  • Live animal program
  • Campfire and s'mores
  • Giveaways
  • Guided hike


First-time campers only.

To register, call 303-697-6159. For Spanish-speaking registration, call 303-987-7024

If you have questions before this time, please contact Park Naturalist Grace King Grakin@Lakewood.org.


  • Friday, June 09, 2023 | 04:00 PM - Saturday, June 10, 2023 | 05:00 PM


Bear Creek Lake Park, 15600 W. Morrison Road, Lakewood, CO, 80228, View Map

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