Clark County Wetlands Park
 

Interpretive Programs - cancelled until further notice

Programming at Wetlands Park reflects our commitment to connecting people to nature. The unique and amazing resources of the Park are not only important to the residents and visitors in the Las Vegas Valley, but also to wildlife. Join us for one of our educational or recreational programs. Programs are offered to a variety of ages and interests. 

Program fees help support continued Wetlands Park programming. Wetlands Park requests 48 hours notice of cancellation prior to start of class for refund of program fees. 

Program Descriptions

​Wetlands Park welcomes people of all abilities. ​​​​​​If you are in need of a program modification,
please call (702) 455-7522 a minimum of two weeks prior to the program date.​​​

 

Special Events
​C​ommunity Volunteer Events

 

Family Programs​​ Guided Park Tours Studio WP (Art) Learn
Please check back for future programs.

Registration Required:

Discovery Walks

Java Jaunt Birding

Safari Cart Tours


Registration Required:

​Nature Art for Kids

Wetlands Watercolor (Adults)


Eveni​ng Lecture Series

​​Wildlife Talks with NDOW

​Schedule Your Own Group Programs
If you are seeking to schedule a group tour or children's program, please visit our Group Programs page. Great for classes, scouts, and even birthday parties! 
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Family Programs

Clark County Wetlands Park offers programs that connect children and their grownups to nature and engage their natural curiosity. Wetlands Park is currently evaluating programming in order to offer environmental education while maintaining social distancing. Please visit our Wetlands Park with Kids page for ideas and resources for exploring the park with your young nature enthusiast.

Please check back for future programs.

 




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Guided Tours

 


​Discovery Walks

Join a nat​ure guide for a themed walk to experience Wetlands Park in an inspiring and entertaining way. Wear comfortable walking shoes, bring water and dress appropriately for the weather. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Be prepared to walk two to three miles and keep a sharp lookout for wildlife. Advanced signup required. Fees vary.

Check back for scheduled walks.


​Java Jaun​t Birding (Age 10+)

Great for beginner birders or anyone interested in wildlife. Walk with a Red Rock Audubon Society birding expert and a Wetlands Park nature guide, then enjoy a cup of java and discuss what you've seen and heard. You will get to know other bird enthusiasts and learn about birding resources. Advanced sign up required. Meeting location: Nature Center Picnic Café. Ages 10+. Fee: $6 

Java Jaunt Birding will return in the fall.


Wetlands Park Safari Cart Tours​​ (Age 7+)

Enjoy an Introduction to the Wetlands Park Nature Preserve from the comfort of our new Safari Touring Cart! You will learn about the history and wildlife of Wetlands Park and visit scenic overlooks of the Las Vegas Wash.

Must be able to transfer to/from a golf cart. Children must be tall enough to use a standard seat belt (no car seats or boosters). Limited Space. Ages 7+. Fee: $14 per person.

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Studio WP

   

Nature Art for Kids (Age 6+)

Experience nature through art and have fun while learning kid-friendly watercolor or charcoal techniques. Kids 6 and up. Parents participate. All supplies provided. Advanced signup required. Fee: $5 per child.

Please check back for future programs.



Wetlands Watercolor Pai​nting (Adults)​

Explore different watercolor techniques that can be used to create your own unique piece of watercolor art. This class encourages students to explore their own creative style and begin to develop a method of seeing and imagining art in the natural world. All supplies provided.

Advance signup required. Adults age 18+. Fee: $15 includes materials fee.

Please check back for future programs.




     

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Learn

 

​Evening Lecture Series

Wetlands Park holds free Evening Lectures four times a year, with guest presenters about the park, our region, and its people. Free, walk in. Light refreshments provided.

Please check back for future programs.
 
Wildlife Talks with Nevada Department of Wildlife

Join a naturalist from the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) for interactive presentations about our state's wildlife. Suitable for kids and adults. Great for groups. Free. 
Come to the Auditorium for a presentation on Wetlands and Nevada Wildlife. Registration required

Please check back for future programs.

 

 

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