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June 20, 2023 – El Paso County Parks & Community Services Department has temporarily closed public access to Fountain Creek Nature Center for maintenance and repairs from recent flooding. For status updates and a reopening announcement, follow El Paso County Social Media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter.

Residents are encouraged to visit the award-winning Bear Creek Nature Center within Bear Creek Regional Park at 245 Bear Creek Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80906. For more information on hours and programming, contact Bear Creek Nature Center at 719-520-6387 or visit