El Paso County Recreation & Cultural Services offer program and events at two nationally recognized nature centers, the El Paso County Fairground,
over 7000 acres of parkland, and 85 miles of trails.
Through class field trips, recreation classes, community wide special events we provide educational, recreational, and entertainment opportunities to El Paso County citizens and visitors.
El Paso County's Fountain Creek Nature
Center Receives Starburst Award
El Paso County received a 2016 Starburst Award from the CO Lottery for "excellence in
the use of lottery funds" for the renovation and expansion of Fountain Creek Nature Center.