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Exploring Nature and Science with Kids in Colorado Springs


Nature and Science Attractions Near the Springs

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Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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No visit to Colorado’s Pikes Peak region is complete without a trip to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo! Here, you’ll experience an unforgettable adventure combining our breathtaking mountain scenery with more […]   View listing

Bear Creek Nature Center

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Bear Creek Nature Center houses a variety of interactive displays for children and adults. The highlight is a real bee hive enclosed in glass. Can you find the queen? Special […]   View listing


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Worth Driving To

Discover nature, science, and outdoor adventures a drive away from Colorado Springs that are worth the trip.

Dinosaur Ridge

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The Dinosaur Ridge area is one of the world’s most famous dinosaur fossil localities. Here, in 1877, some of the best-known dinosaurs were first discovered. These include Apatosaurus, better known […]   View listing

Bellevue Park

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This great park features a stream running through the middle of it, fun for wading and catching crawdads. It also has a miniature train and petting zoo, pavilions for rent, […]   View listing

Bellevue Park

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This great park features a stream running through the middle of it, fun for wading and catching crawdads. It also has a miniature train and petting zoo, pavilions for rent, […]   View listing


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Programs, Classes, and Lessons about Nature, Science, and Outdoor Adventures

Bear Creek Nature Center

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Bear Creek Nature Center houses a variety of interactive displays for children and adults. The highlight is a real bee hive enclosed in glass. Can you find the queen? Special […]   View listing

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

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No visit to Colorado’s Pikes Peak region is complete without a trip to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo! Here, you’ll experience an unforgettable adventure combining our breathtaking mountain scenery with more […]   View listing


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Ideas for Exploring Nature and Science with Kids

Family Outdoor Clubs at El Paso County Nature Centers

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Parents and Parks Resurrecting Outdoor Playtime for Kids When was the last time your kids had unstructured playtime outside? Or built a fort in the woods? It’s time to feel […]   View listing


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Upcoming Colorado Nature and Science Events

Following are some nature- and science-related kids events. View more from MyKidsWeek's Family Calendar.


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Annual and Seasonal Nature and Science Events in the Springs

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Electric Safari at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo – Christmas

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