All Walking Mtns Programs
Take a look at what is happening at Walking Mountains Science Center, follow this link to view all events online.
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Visit our new center in Avon for tons of fun: nature tours, astronomy, family naturalist club, weather programs & more!
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1950 - 2013
Celebrate Natalia's years of passion & commitment to Walking Mountains with a gift to support her important work.
»Natalia Hanks School Programs Fund
September through June
We're out exploring and learning about food chains, insects, living things, and biodiversity! Teachers, there's still field program availabilty! » learn more
Support our Annual Fund today with your membership. Funds are used to provide over 3,000 school children annually with experiential, outdoor programs. » learn more
Your Science Center
Learn about the state-of-the-art new science center in Avon. Our LEED candidate buildings are a teaching model!
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p.o. box 9469 318 walking mountains lane avon, co 81620
970.827.9725 p • 970.827.9730 f
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Walking Mountains Science Center™ is a 501(3c) nonprofit that provides place-based education in natural and environmental science through science programs for Eagle County schools, summer science day camps and overnight camps, adult and family excursions that take place across Vail, Colorado and Eagle County, Colorado. Graduate fellows can apply to be environmental educators and intern naturalists. Our educational programs enhance scientific literacy, build environmental awareness, and inspire stewardship in children, adults, residents and visitors to the Vail area and Rocky Mountains. The science center recently achieved LEED Platinum Certification for the Buck Creek Campus from the U.S. Green Building Council.