• Curecanti National Recreation Area

    Curecanti

    National Recreation Area Colorado

Preschool

Feathers or Fur?

Using stories and role-playing, children learn the differences between mammals and birds. (30 minutes)

Lesson Plan

Pre/Post Visit Activities (215k pdf)






Trees - Fall/Winter/Spring

Through role-playing children learn how trees grow, then build a forest including the animals that use trees for protection, homes, and food. (30 minutes)

Lesson Plan

Pre/Post Visit Activities (353k pdf)

Did You Know?

Elk

A wide range of mammals can be found within Curecanti, including mule deer, mountain lion, black bear, coyote, prairie dogs, bighorn sheep, elk and even an occasional moose.