Let's Go Camping

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 June 11-12 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

Saturday-Sunday, June 11-12.
- Check-in is at 1 p.m. Saturday activities start at 3 p.m.
- Check-out is at 12 p.m. on Sunday.

Activities include:

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


First-time campers only.

To register, call 303-697-6157. For Spanish-speaking registration, call 303-987-7024

If you have questions before this time, please contact Park Naturalist Lindsay Gillis at LinGil@Lakewood.org.


  • Saturday, June 11, 2022 | 01:00 PM - Sunday, June 12, 2022 | 12:00 PM


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

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