Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Denver

Denver's online guide to everything for kids, teens, & families!

Butterfly Pavilion

At the Butterfly Pavilion in Westminster step to Water’s Edge and see an underwater world full of sea creatures. Explore our tropical rainforest where 1,600 butterflies rule the sky! End your journey in our gardens and nature trail!
6252 West 104th Ave.
Westminster , CO , 80020 39° 53' 13.4772" N, 105° 3' 59.274" W

Avid4 Adventure

Our camps give kids both an entry point and a progression of skills training in a wide variety outdoor adventure activities such as mountain biking, hiking, kayaking, rock climbing, and paddling. Day Camp Locations: Boulder, Castle Rock, Denver, Golden, Highlands Ranch, Lafayette, and Colorado Springs. Overnight camps: Mt. Evans and Windy Peak
3200 Carbon Place
Boulder , CO , 80302
Phone: 1-800-977-9873
40° 1' 34.3632" N, 105° 15' 5.2596" W

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies

If your kids enjoy learning, playing hard and spending time in the great outdoors, then our Bird Camps are for them! Bird Conservancy of the Rockies offers multiple summer camp experiences for kids ages 4-18. All camps are about getting kids outside to have fun and explore nature while making friends, developing leadership skills and gaining insights into their relationships with themselves, others and the world around them. Camp content and activities are designed in a progression to introduce young children to the outdoors and build their skills over time.
14500 Lark Bunting Lane
Brighton , CO , 80603
Phone: 303-659-4348 ext.18
39° 57' 42.012" N, 104° 45' 39.6072" W

Kids Obstacle Challenge

Kids Obstacle Challenge is an adventure and obstacle course race series for kids ages 5-16, with 12-15 fun and challenging obstacles and mud. We are the largest touring adventure and obstacle course event series for kids in the nation! And the best part is, it's a FAMILY adventure - parents get to run with their kids for free!
Portland, OR
Portland , OR , 97202
Phone: 888-655-1127
45° 28' 50.7072" N, 122° 38' 33.8532" W

Organization:

Denver Zoo

Location:

2300 Steele St.
Denver, CO, 80205
United States

Phone:

720-337-1400

SUMMER SAFARI CAMPS

Dates: 
06/04/2018
06/05/2018
06/06/2018
Time: 
Full day camps run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Half day camps run from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 1 - 4 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

15600 W. Morrison Rd.
Lakewood, CO, 80465
United States

Phone:

303-697-6159

Trout Fishing Tournament

Dates: 
05/12/2018
Time: 
5:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Location:

Sloan's Lake Park
1700 Sheridan Boulevard
Denver, CO, 80214
United States

Phone:

(720) 913-1311

11th Annual National Get Outdoors Day

Dates: 
06/09/2018
Time: 
10 AM - 3 PM

Location:

Sloan's Lake
1700 N Sheridan Blvd
Denver, CO, 80212
United States

11th Annual National Get Outdoors Day

Dates: 
06/09/2018
Time: 
10 AM - 3 PM

Location:

Buchanan Park Recreation Center,
32003 Ellingwood Trail
Evergreen, CO, 80439
United States

Phone:

720-880-1218

2018 EPRD Youth Fishing Camp

Dates: 
05/05/2018
Time: 
8 am - 2 pm

Location:

1500 Illinois St
Golden, CO, 80401
United States

Phone:

303/384-2692

2018 Summer Camps at the Colorado Schoool of Mines

Dates: 
06/04/2018
06/05/2018
06/06/2018
Time: 
Full and half day camps

Location:

29997 Buffalo Park Rd
Evergreen, CO, 80439
United States

Phone:

303.330.0489

2018 Summer Day Camps

Dates: 
04/21/2018
06/04/2018
06/05/2018
Time: 
10am – 2pm

Location:

320 Pepper Grass Lane
Fountain, CO, 80817
United States

Phone:

719-520-6745

2’s & 3’s Outdoors: Trusty Turtles

Dates: 
05/10/2018
Time: 
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Organization:

Location:

13401 Picadilly Rd.
Brighton, CO, 80603
United States

Phone:

(303) 655-1495

30th Anniversary Celebration & Kite Festival

Dates: 
04/21/2018
Time: 
8 AM - 1 PM

Location:

Carpenter Park Fields
3498 East 112th Avenue (southwest corner of 112th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard)
Thornton, CO, 80229
United States

Phone:

303-255-7800

4th of July in Thornton

Dates: 
07/04/2018
Time: 
4pm

Location:

3000 W Carson Dr
Littleton, CO, 80120
United States

Phone:

303-730-1022

Advanced Rangers 2.0

Dates: 
08/07/2018
08/08/2018
Time: 
Tues 8:00 am - Wed 4:30 pm

Location:

704 E. Boulder St.
Colorado Springs, CO, 80903
United States

Phone:

719-357-7726

Adventures in S.T.E.A.M

Dates: 
06/18/2018
06/19/2018
06/20/2018
Time: 
9 am - 12 pm

Location:

Rueter-Hess Reservoir
Rueter Hess Reservoir
Castle Rock, CO, 80108
United States

Phone:

720-733-2294

American Hiking Society's National Trails Day

Dates: 
06/02/2018
Time: 
Stay tuned for more details on this event.

Location:

6914 Ute Hwy
Longmont, CO, 80503
United States

Phone:

303-485-5585

Apple Fest at Ya Ya Farm and Orchard

Dates: 
10/20/2018
Time: 
3-5:30

Location:

Holly Acres Nursery 5403 Hwy 86
Elizabeth, CO, 80107
United States

Phone:

303-646-8868

Arbor Day Celebration- Free Pancakes, Tree Tour

Dates: 
04/21/2018
Time: 
9 AM - 12 PM

Organization:

Location:

6005 Ron King Trail
Littleton, CO, 80125
United States

Phone:

303-471-7076

Backcountry Shindig

Dates: 
06/09/2018
Time: 
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

13401 Picadilly Rd.
Brighton, CO, 80603
United States

Phone:

303-659-6005

Barr Lake Birders

Dates: 
04/21/2018
Time: 
10am – 12pm

Organization:

Location:

245 Bear Creek Road
Colorado Springs, CO, 80906
United States

Phone:

719-520-6387

Bear Creek Nature Center Summer Camp

Dates: 
06/04/2018
06/05/2018
06/06/2018
Time: 
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