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Nature Programs
Open Space And Trails Mission Statement
The mission of the Open Space and Trails Division is to acquire open space and create a comprehensive trail system that allows for the enjoyment of the outdoors and promotes a healthy environment for people, nature, and community.


For information on Open Space, Trails, Meetings, the Wildlife Policy, and the Open Space, Parks, Recreation, and Trails Master Plan, and other open space related topics please visit our web site at www.BroomfieldOpenSpace.com.

Friday Kid’s Classes
Friday Kid’s Classes are a fun introduction to the world around us. Learn about the natural world with lots of hands-on activities.  For more information, please call 303.464.5501. For grades: 1st - 6th Grade Class Listing

Family Moonlight Walks
Get a different feel for Broomfield's open space as you explore it with a naturalist after dark.  These walks are scheduled to occur either during a full or a new moon.  Please bring a flashlight.  There is no charge for these programs!
Day           Time                     Date                         Location
Friday        8:30–9:30 p.m.     June 6                      Lac Amora Trail 
Friday        7:30–8:30 p.m.     July 11                     10th Avenue Pond
Friday        8:30–9:30 p.m.     August 8                   Alexx & Michael’s Pond
Friday        7–8 p.m.               September 5            Josh’s Pond

Preschool Morning Nature Walks
These walks are designed especially for preschoolers and their guardians. Take a walk with naturalists through Broomfield’s open space areas. Learn about the animal life and plant life in your own backyard. Explore the area and learn about nature while having fun. There is NO CHARGE for these programs!
Day                     Time                   Date                          Location
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           April 16                     Anthem Trailhead
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           April 30                     Josh’s Pond
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           May 14                      Tom Frost Reservoir
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           May 28                      Alexx & Michael’s Pond
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           June 11                     Plaster Reservoir
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           June 25                     Anthem Trailhead
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           July 9                        Commons Park Shelter
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           July 23                      10th Avenue Pond
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           August 6                    Alexx & Michael’s Pond
Wednesday         9–10 a.m.           August 20                  10th Avenue Pond

Fishing Derby
Saturday, May 3
The Broomfield Open Space Foundation (BOSF) in cooperation with the City and County of Broomfield and Colorado Parks & Wildlife is sponsoring a Free Kids Fishing Derby. A brief introductory fishing clinic, poles and bait will be provided. For more information, contact , visit www.broomfieldopenspacefoundation.org or visit Broomfield Open Space and Trails. Parent/guardian supervision and pre-registration required.
                         Age: 6–12 years   Location: Tom Frost Reservoir
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Nature Volunteer Links:
Be a wildlife master volunteer
Be a nature volunteer
Volunteer and train to be a Master Gardener
Adopt a park: 303.464.5876
Volunteer storm drain marker
Broomfield Open Space Web Page
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Pond Map