Friends of Barr Lake is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that enhances education, recreation, and conservation at the park by providing funds from grants, donations and fundraising events.
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Friends of Barr Lake is involved in many activities at Barr Lake State Park. We not only raise funds for special events–we work with Rangers and Park Volunteers to help maintain the park and its structures.
Join Friends of Barr Lake, Barr Lake State Park, and Bird Conservancy of the Rockies for a scientific survey of the plants and animals at Barr Lake. Saturday, April 27 from 7 AM to 2 PM. This promises to be a truly exciting event!
As Spring roars in like a lion with blizzards (the weather people call them bomb cyclones), more and more birds are beginning to migrate through Colorado. Ice has melted from the lakes, and waterfowl are returning–some on their way to other locations, and some…
As the sun was setting, a juvenile Bald Eagle was eating something in a tree across the meadow. Before long, a mature Eagle came to make a challenge. It circled the tree and then landed at the top. Next came a couple of good…
The new ADA accessible fishing pier construction is coming along nicely at Barr Lake State Park. It’s going to be beautiful when it’s finished. And the views can’t be beat!