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CANCELED: 2021 Como Lake Walking Tour
Monday September 20, 2021 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmFree
This Como Lake Walking Tour is canceled due to the weather forecast and will not be rescheduled.
Thank you for your interest in this event and Como Lake. CRWD will be working on developing a virtual Como Lake tour option this winter and will offer in-person walking tours again in 2022. Sign up below to receive newsletter updates from CRWD to be informed of the tours and other District news and events.
Join us for a free walking tour of Como Lake!
Experts Britta Belden and Bob Fossum from Capitol Region Watershed District (CRWD) will lead an educational program along Como Lake’s walking path that highlights the lake’s history, its dynamic urban ecosystem, and the water quality issues facing it. They will also provide an in-depth overview of projects aimed at improving Como Lake (both past and future) including shoreline restoration efforts, aquatic plant control, fishery management, and major in-lake and watershed phosphorus reduction projects.
Come with your questions and enjoy a fall evening at Como Lake!
The tour will meet on the patio at Como Lakeside Pavilion by the Como Lake Boat Docks and follow the walking path to the south end fishing dock (~0.6 miles). Following the tour, participants are welcome to finish the loop around the lake or retrace their steps back to the Pavilion.
Please register below or by calling CRWD at (651) 644-8888. There is a limit of 20 people per tour. Sign-up will be open until capacity is reached. Due to COVID-19, social distancing is recommended to all tour participants
The tour will be weather dependent. An event cancellation will be sent out via email the day of the tour if storms are expected.
The same tour is offered on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 6:00-7:30 p.m.