COVID 19 Update

Bear Creek Nature Center and Fountain Creek Nature Centers are now open to the public, with limited capacity, Tuesday through Saturday between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. They may close for 30 minutes mid-day for a cleaning. MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO ENTER AND MUST COMPLETELY COVER NOSE AND MOUTH WHILE IN THE BUILDING.

Note: Bear Creek and Fountain Creek Nature Centers will be closed in the morning on Friday, January 15. They will open at 12:30 p.m. on that date.

Bear Creek Nature Center 719-520-6387

Fountain Creek Nature Center 719-520-6745

El Paso County Public Health also encourages residents to seek out credible, reliable sources of information on COVID-19:

• El Paso County Public Health COVID-19 website
• Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment COVID-19 website
• CDC COVID-19 website
• Call CO HELP at 1-877-462-2911 or email COHELP@RMPDC.org

Register for programs at Bear Creek and Fountain Creek Nature Centers online. You can view program descriptions, dates, and cost. To register for a program online, you will need to create an account.

Please call Bear Creek Nature Center at 719-520-6387 or Fountain Creek Nature Center at 719-520-6745 if you have questions or would prefer to register for a program via phone.

Bear Creek Rentals

719-520-6387
maryjolewis@elpasoco.com

Bear Den table seating

Nestled in a beautiful setting, 930+ square feet, tables and chairs, projector and 72 x 92 inch screen. Seating capacity is 75 theater style, and 50 seated at tables.

Nature Center Rentals

Bear Creek and Fountain Creek Nature Centers are available for rentals for all occasions:

  • Board meetings
  • Birthday parties
  • Weddings
  • Family reunions
  • Business meetings

Nature Center Room Rental Agreement

Nature Center Room Rental Agreement

El Paso County Parks Facilities Rentals

Information on Other Park Facilities Rentals

Fountain Creek Rentals

719-520-6745
nancybernard@elpasoco.com

Fountain Creek Nature Center Front Doors

Program Room at Fountain Creek Nature Center

Great view with 1,184 square feet, tables and chairs, a kitchenette, and AV capability. Seating capacity is 75 theater style, and 50 seated at tables.

Explore our Parks- Bear Creek Nature Center

Explore our Parks- Fountain Creek Nature Center