Celebrate 2019 Arvada’s Trails Day
Saturday, June 1, 2019
Get On The Trails!
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. Majestic View will be hosting a variety of free walks, bicycle rides, yoga class and trail maintenance activities in the morning that visitors can choose from to enjoy Arvada’s Trails Day.
Then, visit Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. for some family fun with face painting, Mr. Bones, kids’ games, LIVE raptors and snakes, 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 (8-10 a.m.)
7030 Garrison St
Recreational Walk-meet at the Nature Center at 8:45 , walk at 9
Enjoy the views of nature with Councilmember and community volunteer Mark McGoff. Bring your water and walking shoes for this 2-4 mile walk through and around Majestic View Park.
Accessible Trail Walk- meet at the Nature Center at 8:45 , walk at 9
Beginners, strollers and everyone in between is welcome to join storyteller Dean Bernard to walk the 1/3-1 mile paved walk along Majestic View Park.
Bicycle Trail/Street Rides-meet at the upper lot at 8:45, Ride at 9
Our traditional Trails Day bike rides are back with Bike Friendly Arvada! The 5-mile family ride and the 15-mile recreational ride will meet at the upper parking lot in Majestic View Park, near 72nd and Carr St. Go on an adventure through Arvada, so bring your helmet and get rolling.
Trails Day Service Project-meet at the Nature Center at 8-9:30
Help keep Arvada’s trails beautiful with a trail service project. Clear invasive weeds, pick up litter, and perform basic trail maintenance on one of the Majestic View trails. All ages are welcome to help with different tasks; tools and lemonade provided.
Outdoor Yoga class-meet in the Majestic View Gardens at 8:15, class starts at 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Join an Apex Park & Recreation District instructor for an hour of beginner’s yoga.
Activities at Two Ponds NWR (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
9210 W 80th Ave
Get excited for a variety of family activities at Two Ponds, including:
- Face painting
- Live Raptors from Nature’s Educators
- Live snakes from Majestic View Nature Center
- Mr. Bones, the walking Dinosaur
- Family activities, such as nature games, crafts and more
- Free refreshments
- Self-guided walks throughout Two Ponds National Wildlife Refuge
Visit anytime during 10-2 to partake in the festivities, additional parking at the Arvada Health Center Optical. No dogs are allowed at the refuge.
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