Vail Nature Center

A 1940s homestead perched between a mountain meadow and the forested bank of Gore Creek houses the Vail Nature Center. This seven-acre facility, in the heart of Vail, is a tranquil gem to explore the web of trails along Gore Creek or come inside to learn from the exhibits and knowledgeable staff. Programs include: hiking, birding tours, beaver pond tours, wildflower viewing, stargazing, and creekside nature tours. All ages, donations accepted. NEW this year you can take the in-town bus to the Nature Center stop on Vail Valley Drive!

Operating Hours: Open Daily June 13, 2015 – September 27, 2015 | 9:00am-5:00pm

Please note: The Vail Nature Center closes for the winter season from September 27, 2015 until June 2016.

601 Vail Valley Drive, Vail, CO 81657 | (970) 479-2291
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Programs offered at this location

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