Due to summer heat, daytime guided walks are suspended May - September.
Check out the Groups page to schedule a one-hour Safari Cart tour for groups of 2-5.
Guided Walks & Tours
Advanced registration required. Ages 8+. Fee: $5
Wednesday, June 23 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Saturday, July 24 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm This walk is full.
Sunday, August 22 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Advance registration required. Ages 10+. Fee: $5.
Saturday, July 10 - 5:00 am to 6:30 am
Saturday, August 14 - 5:30 am to 7:00 am
Studio WP Art Programs
This series of classes is an introduction to nature journaling, introducing the concept, history, and practice. Gain the confidence, curiosity, and enthusiasm to develop and sustain the habit of nature journaling!
About the instructor:
Daniel Ogletree is an artist and Adjunct Instructor at UNLV and CSN, where he teaches drawing and design. He earned his MFA in printmaking from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 2014, and has exhibited his work worldwide - from China and Poland to Hawaii and New York. He resides near the Wetlands Park with his wife and their Border Collie mix, where he enjoys hiking, climbing, trail running, and birding.
Attend all three sessions for a discount! $15 each class or three for $40.
Advance registration required. Ages 15+.
Nature Journaling: Observation
Nature Journaling: Drawing
Join us for a story and age-appropriate lesson about Wetlands Park animals.
Free, Walk-In. Space is limited.
Location: Lizard Lounge (picnic room) in the Wetlands Park Nature Center.
Sunday Storytime with a Librarian
Engaging storytime and craft with a librarian from Whitney Library.
Sunday, July 11 at 11 am
Sunday, July 25 at 11 am
Sunday, August 8 at 11 am
Sunday, August 22 at 11 am
Nature themed story and craft with a Park naturalist.
Saturday, July 3 at 11 am
Saturday, July 10 at 11 am
Sunday, July 18 at 11 am
Wednesday, July 21 at 11 am
Saturday, August 7 at 11 am
Wednesday, August 18 at 11 am
Sunday, August 29 at 11 am
Ages 6+. Fee: $7 per child.
Saturday, July 31 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Learn about the sun and the power of Ultra-violet (UV) radiation.
Saturday, August 28 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Learn about states of matter. What causes a change from a liquid to a solid or a gas?
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.
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.