Bighorn Sheep Day

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Presented by Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau and City of Colorado Springs at Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center, Colorado Springs CO

Feb 09
Bighorn Sheep Day

Kids of all ages can see our state mammal in its natural habitat, learn fascinating animal facts and make crafts.

Join us for the 14th Annual Bighorn Sheep Day.

Look for bighorns in their natural habitat through our high-power telescopes.

There will be bighorn presentations and door prizes as well as guided nature walks, children’s activities and crafts, and live zoo animals.

Don’t forget your binoculars. It’s a full day of free family fun!

Examples of activities:

  • Guided Nature Walks in the Park–the Central Garden Trail-head from Parking lot #2
  • Wildlife Viewing Stations on the Visitor Center Terrace or Take the Free Shuttle to Offsite Viewing Area at the Mesa Road
  • Youth Crafts

Presentations in the Red Rocks Room:

  • An Active Bighorn Survival Game for Youth 6+ and Adults.
  • Bighorn Sheep of the Garden of the Gods
  • Cheyenne Mtn. Zoo Presents “Animal Jobs” with live animals
  • Rampart Range Bighorns (our local heard)

Activities are subject to change.

Brought to you by Visit Colorado Springs, City of Colorado Springs and Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center.



Contact: 719-635-7506


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Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center

1805 N 30th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904

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