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Lookout Mountain Preserve and Nature Center


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  1. Accessible Parking
  2. Dog-Friendly (On Leash Only)
  3. Hiker Only Trails
  4. Hiking
  5. Parking
  6. Picnic Tables
  7. Restrooms
  8. Trail Difficulty - Least
  9. Visitor/Education Center

Park Description

Lookout Mountain Nature Center staff and volunteer naturalists inspire kids and adults to connect with the natural world. Interactive exhibits take visitors on a tour of the flora and fauna of the foothills ecosystem. Kids enjoy a hands-on play room and observation room. The Nature Center offers free naturalist-led programs in every season for individuals, families, and schools and groups. Visitors can also enjoy a walk through the nature preserve while visiting. Learn more.

Educational Programs

Jeffco Open Space Educators offer programs throughout the year covering the county's wildlife, plants, history, and more! View upcoming programs.

Lookout Mountain Nature Center Hours

Monday  Thursday CLOSED
Friday  Sunday: Open 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Lookout Mountain Preserve 
Open daily, one hour before sunrise to one hour after sunset. Hiker only. 

Features: ADA Parking; Dog-Friendly (On Leash Only); Hiker Only Trails; Hiking; Parking; Picnic Tables; Restrooms; Trail Difficulty - Least; Visitor/Education Center