Due to Covid-19, this in-person event has been CANCELED
Saturday, June 6, 2020
Arvada’s Majestic View Nature Center and Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge are celebrating Trails Day by encouraging everyone to get outdoors, move your feet, and meet new friends on many of Arvada Trails. On Saturday, June 6, 2020 Majestic View will be hosting a bird walk, bicycle rides, and trail maintenance activities in the morning. Visitors can choose any of the activities to enjoy Arvada Trails Day.
Then, visit Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. for some family fun with face painting, kids’ games, LIVE raptors, self-guided trail walks, environmental education booths and free refreshments. Bring sunscreen and walking shoes to explore nature on the trails at both of Arvada’s premier nature areas!
Two Ponds NWR is just a 3 mile walk from the Majestic View Nature Center, take a look at the self guided trail on Google Maps.
Morning Activities at Majestic View Park (8-10 a.m.) 7030 Garrison St
Bird Walk: Meet at Majestic View at 7:45, walk at 8-9:30 a.m. Enjoy the views of nature with a community volunteer. Bring your water and walking shoes for this short walk through and around Majestic View Park. Bicycle Trail/Street Rides: Meet at the upper lot in Majestic View Park, off of 72nd and Carr St. at 8:45, ride at 9-10:30 a.m. Our traditional Trails Day bike rides are back with Bike Friendly Arvada! Bring your helmet and get rolling on the 4-mile family ride or the 15-mile recreational ride. Trails Day Service Project: Meet at Majestic View at 8 a.m. Help keep Arvada’s trails beautiful with a trail service project! Join our efforts to work on a trail in the park or in our garden. All ages are welcome to help with different tasks; tools and lemonade provided. Farming with Frontline 101: Meet at the farm, 9 - 11 a.m. program Meet your local farmers, get hands on knowledge of your local farm and learn how to access free and affordable food for you and your family. Accessible for all ages.
Activities at Two Ponds NWR (10 a.m. - 1 p.m.) 9210 W 80th Ave Visit anytime during 10-1 to partake in the festivities. Please park at the Arvada Health Center at 80th and Kipling. No dogs allowed on the refuge.
Get excited for a variety of family activities at Two Ponds, including: Face painting Live Raptors from Nature’s Educators Live snakes from Serpentations Family activities, such as nature games, crafts and more Free refreshments Self-guided walks throughout Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge For questions about Trails Day, call 720-898-7405. For more information about Two Ponds, visit www.fws.gov/refuge/two_ponds. Presented by Majestic View Nature Center, Two Ponds NWR, Bike Friendly Arvada, and Arvada Park Advisory Committee.
Main Phone Number: 720-898-7405
Address: 7030 Garrison St. Arvada, CO 80004
Social Media: @MajesticViewNC on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
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