320 Peppergrass Lane
Fountain, CO 80817
P: (719) 520-6745
W: View Website
Cross Street: Hwy 85-87
We are Open:
Tuesday thru Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
About the Fountain Creek Nature Center:
The Fountain Creek Nature Centers provides hands on educational programs about the environment and educational displays featuring animals and plant life from the wetlands. During the summer months enjoy the Monarch butterflies, wildflowers,turtles and birds as you walk the trails surrounding the wetlands.
Birdwatchers will enjoy viewing the many species of birds. According to Audubon Colorado observers have recorded over 250 species of birds living and migrating through the park.
Visit the Fountain Creek Nature Center and experience and appreciate the unique wetlands within El Paso County. The Fountain Creek Nature Center provides educational seminars and events throughout the year.
All programs meet at the Fountain Creek Nature Center unless indicated otherwise. The Fountain Creek Nature Center is located between Widefield and Fountain off Highway 85/87. Turn west on Cattail Marsh Road and follow to the Fountain Creek Nature Center.
Check the Fountain Creek Nature Center News for upcoming events.