Bicyclists of all ages and abilities, nature
hikers and horseback riders enjoy the level 8.8-mile multi-use trail
that circles the lake, passing by several wildlife viewing stations
and the park's wildlife refuge.
More than 350 species of birds have been spotted
in the park. Numerous bald eagles winter at Barr Lake and one pair
stays to nest and raise its young every year.
Barr Lake's Nature Center has displays about the
park's wildlife and you can have your questions answered by a
Fishing enthusiasts and boaters, including
kayakers and canoeists enjoy the lake�s calm waters: Powerboats are
limited to electric trolling or gasoline motors 10 horsepower or
Channel catfish, small and large-mouth bass,
rainbow trout, walleye, bluegill, wiper and tiger muskie are among the
species that inhabit the waters of Barr Lake.