Interpretive Programs

Interpretive Programs

October 2020: Small group outdoor walks and tours available! 
Please go to Guided Walks & Tours below for full program descriptions.
Click here to register for a program. All programs require advance registration.

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.

Family Programs

Programs for ages 3 & Up

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.

Coming November 2020:
Nature Tykes Virtual Class, Ages 3-6
Wetlands Explorer Club, All Ages

Please check back for details.

Guided Walks & Tours

Discovery Walks
Join a nature 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.

Masks required, must be kept properly in place during the entire program. Social distancing observed.
Maximum enrollment: 8 participants
Fee: $5
Click here to register.

Sunday, October 11
2 pm - 4 pm
Age 10+
Butterfly Walk Meeting location: 
Nature Center Deck
Saturday, October 24
9 am - 11 am
Age 5+
Discover the Nature Preserve Meeting location:
Nature Center Deck
Sunday, November 8
9 am - 11 am
Age 10+
Osprey Walk Meeting location:
Wells Trailhead
Saturday, November 28
9 am - 11 am
Age 5+
Discover the Nature Preserve Meeting location:
Nature Center Deck
Wetlands Birding
Great for beginner birders or anyone interested in wildlife. Walk with a Red Rock Audubon Society birding expert and a Wetlands Park nature guide, 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: varies. Ages 10+. Fee: $5
Click here to register.

Sunday, October 18
8 am - 10 am
Ages 10+
Birds of the Las Vegas Wash Meeting location: 
Pabco Trailhead
Saturday, November 15
8 am - 10 am
Ages 10+
Birds of Prey Meeting location:
Nature Center Deck
Wetlands Park Safari Tours

Enjoy an Introduction to the Wetlands Park Nature Preserve from the comfort of our 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. 

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

Fall 2020: Safari Cart Tours are limited to one family group of up to four (minimum of two).

Fee: $28 for two to four participants. Enroll one member of the household only.
Masks required, must be kept properly in place during the entire program. Social distancing observed.
Children must be tall enough to use a standard seatbelt, no booster seat. (Ages 10+)
Click here to register.

Sunday, October 25
10 am - 11 am
Age 10+
Explore the Nature Preserve Meeting location:
Nature Center Deck
Saturday, November 7
12 pm - 1 pm
Ages 10+
Explore the Nature Preserve Meeting location:
Nature Center Deck
Saturday, November 14
12 pm - 1 pm
Ages 10+
 Explore the Nature Preserve Meeting location:
Nature Center Deck

Studio WP

Nature Art for Kids
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.
Wetlands Watercolor Painting (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+. 

Are you new to Clark County Parks & Recreation?

To set up your Household account, click here. You will be prompted to enter your Household information. Once you submit this request, your household will be activated within three business days and you will receive a confirmation email. If you have any issues with this system, please call us at (702) 455-7522.

Note: Scholarships are available for fee-based programs. Learn more here.


Clark County Wetlands Park
7050 Wetlands Park Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89122
Maps
Phone: (702) 455-7522
Email: wetlands@clarkcountynv.gov

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