Bluff Lake Nature Center | Kids Out and About Denver

Bluff Lake Nature Center

Address: 
11255 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Denver , CO , 80238
Phone: (303) 945-6717
39° 45' 31.8348" N, 104° 51' 54.396" W
Contact name: 
Rachel Crouch
Seasons in which we offer activities (select "All seasons" for all): 
Ages for which our activities are most appropriate: 
Bluff Lake Nature Center is a unique urban natural area dedicated to educating and inspiring people of all ages to respect, protect, and connect with our natural world. Our 123 acre site is accessible to all peoples and is preserved so that it can serve as an oasis and education tool for Denver and surrounding communities.

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Bluff Lake Nature Explorers is an after-school program designed to engage students (K-5) in missions around their schoolyard.

Organization learning resources

Title Description Cost
Live Virtual Guided Discussion
PUBLISHED

Supplement your students’ self-guided virtual field trip or activity series with an additional live discussion with one of our environmental educators! These virtual discussions work well as an introduction before the students complete their self-guided activities, or as a follow-up afterward to help integrate all that they learned. Our educators are happy to answer questions on the spot, or prepare answers to questions that students submit ahead of time. The discussions range from 30-45 minutes and are $50 per class or FREE for Title 1 schools. 

Science - STEM - General
Nature
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
$
Live Virtual Guided Field Trip
PUBLISHED

Schedule a time for a live experience with one of our enthusiastic, experienced educators. These trips will include all of the beautiful photographs and informative videos of our self-paced virtual field trips, with the addition of commentary from the educator, live learning checks, and live Q & A sessions! Trips range from 45-75 minutes and are $50 per class of 30 or less and free for all Title 1 schools and classes. 

Science - STEM - General
Nature
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
$
Self-Paced Virtual Activity Series
PUBLISHED

Through a series of videos and home activities, visitors will have a chance to engage with the lesson themes at a deep level. With plenty of variety in recommended ages and activity lengths, you are sure to find something for everyone. These activity series range from a variety of topics such as animals, birds, and nature activities. All are FREE!

Science - STEM - General
Nature
Preschoolers
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Adults
Self-Paced Virtual Field Trips
PUBLISHED

Experience Bluff Lake from home with these engaging slide shows! The presentations include videos shot at Bluff Lake with our Environmental Educators, photos, and plenty of interesting facts. Instructions for follow-up activities to complete at home are also included. There are THREE field trips to choose from including Hablitats, Water, and Animal Signs. All are available in English and Spanish. 

Science - STEM - General
Nature
Early Elementary School