What's Happening at the Fountain Creek Nature Center
Last updated 7/1/2020 at 12:59pm
The Fountain Creek Nature Center is located at 320 Pepper Grass Lane in Fountain. For more info. call 520-6745 or visit http://www.elpasocountyparks.com ONLINE REGISTRATION available at https://communityservices.elpasoco.com/nature-centers/
Most programs require pre-registration. In light of COVID-19, programs are subject to cancellation. Please call the Nature Center or check website for current status.
Annual Firefly Celebration and Night Hike
Friday, July 3, 7:30–9 p.m.
Yes, they have spotted fireflies in the park over the years! Learn about the lives of lightning bugs, make a craft, and go on a guided hike to find these rare wonders of the park. $4/member, $5/nonmember.
2s & 3s Outdoors: Buzzing Bees
Thursday, July 16, 9-10:15 a.m.
Explore nature with your 2 or 3 year-old through interactive activities, a story, and a short hike. $3 per person including siblings and adults. Prepaid registration required. Limit 10 participants.
Saturday, July 18, 9–10:30 a.m.
Learn about the remarkable reptiles that call the park home and make a craft. Afterwards, hike with a naturalist to search for the animals. $4/member, $5/nonmember. Prepaid registration required.