Fountain Creek Nature Center Audio Tour – Stop 1 – The Nature Center Welcome to Fountain Creek Nature Center! Come on in if we’re open. Listen to discover who we are and what we offer. https://communityservices.elpasoco.com/wp-content/uploads/1-Front-Door.mp3 Transcript: Welcome to Fountain Creek Nature Center! The nature center was established in 1992 as part of El…
Only 15 minutes south of downtown Colorado Springs, Fountain Creek Regional Park is an “oasis on the plains” with ponds, marshes, meadows, cottonwood forests, and Fountain Creek itself. Fountain Creek Nature Center offers a unique look into the Cattail Marsh Wildlife Area and serves as an introduction to a variety of discovery experiences. Indoor exhibits offer information on aquatic macroinvertebrates, birds, local history, and sustainability. Fountain Creek Nature Center hosts interpretive programs, special events, group tours, and environmental education programs for schools year-round.
Tuesday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
320 Pepper Grass Lane, Fountain, CO 80817
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.