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2014 Summer Programs
Click HERE to register for Summer Camps and see camp availability.

 

Open the door to a world of adventure and life-long love of learning for the young scientists and explorers in your family.

Explore the wild

Walking Mountains Summer Science Camps let children experience the wild places of the Eagle County while nurturing their connection to the natural world through backyard explorations. Campers investigate principles of ecology  developing an understanding of scientific concepts through fun, adventure, and exploration.

Camp sessions highlight different natural history topics and are geared toward helping students develop an understanding and appreciation of the natural world. Sessions are all age-appropriate and supervised by qualified environmental educators that make learning safe and fun.

We offer (please click on the camp links below for more information):

 

      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 operates under special use permit from the White River National Forest and is an equal opportunity service provider.  All or part of this operation is conducted on Public Lands under special permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

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.