High Plains Environmental Center

2698 Bluestem Willow Drive, Loveland CO 80538


The High Plains Environmental Center works to educate communities to become replicable “living laboratories” which demonstrate restorative examples of land-stewardship, native plants, and wildlife habitat.

What you’ll see at HPEC:
1. Native Plant Demonstration Gardens
2. Wild Zone natural play area
3. Native Plant Nursery
4. Small museum of natural specimen including taxidermy
5. Lots of information about native plant landscaping, saving water, animal habitat, and pollinators.
6. Beautiful trails around Houts Reservoir and Equalizer Lake with unparalleled bird watching opportunities.
7. Fishing in designated areas.

Hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm

High Plains Environmental Center exterior