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. We help with spring cleaning and help maintain the trails.
Funding for Eagle Express vehicles to transport visitors to special educational sites throughout the park
Monthly Toddler Story Time – a story with an educational nature theme
Nature-themed birthday parties with fishing or archery lessons
Raptor education – Bald Eagle Nesting Tours, Raptor presentations by various organizations
Earth Day programs like Bioblitz to give participants an opportunity to explore and learn about our natural world
Nature-themed Campfire Tales
Bark in the Park – teaching Dog etiquette
Partial funding for new ADA Accessible Fishing Pier
Annual Raptor Run 5K
First Day Hikes
The Great Waddle Walk-off on Fresh Air Friday Colorado!
Pedal the Perimeter
Lake Appreciation Day
Monarch Monitoring Training
Earth Day Programs