Fountain Creek Nature Center
320 Pepper Grass Lane
Fountain, CO 80817
Nature Center: Birding, Nature Education, Walk
Walk the wetlands, search for great blue herons, and explore Fountain Creek! An “oasis on the plains” with ponds, marshes, meadows, cottonwood forests, and a creek, Fountain Creek Regional Park and Nature Center are attractive to visitors of all ages. The Nature Center offers a unique “window” into the Cattail Marsh Wildlife Area and serves as an entry to a variety of discovery experiences. Nature exhibits, interpretive programs, guided and self-guided tours, and media presentations are offered throughout the year. Open Tuesday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (except major holidays). From I-25 Exit 132A, go east on CO 16 to US Highway, then south one-half mile. Turn west on Cattail Marsh Road to parking area.