El Paso County Parks COVID-19 Update

COVID 19 UPDATE To help combat the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) virus and be respectful for the health and safety of our citizens and staff, the following County Parks offices and facilities are closed to public access until May 4*: Park Headquarters Bear Creek Nature Center Fountain Creek Nature Center County Fairgrounds Playgrounds Pavilions Park Restrooms…

State Behavioral Health Task Force Schedules Testimony Event Feb. 26

The state Behavioral Health Task Force (BHTF) wants to hear from individuals about their experiences accessing behavioral health services to help direct improvements, and is leading an event Feb. 26 in El Paso County to collect public testimony. State staff know the system is working for some, but it’s not working for everyone. In order…

Nature Center Events and Programs for January 2020

El Paso County’s Fountain Creek Nature Center and Bear Creek Nature Center announce the events and activities for January 2020 which includes: a moon hike, birds of prey, a campfire, and several children’s programs. Fountain Creek Nature Center 320 Pepper Grass Lane, Fountain, CO 80817 719-520-6745, www.ElPasoCountyNatureCenters.com Fountain Creek Nature Adventures: Super Sleepers…