Eagle Valley Guided Hikes (Reservations required)
Adults, Saturdays at 10am, Cost $45.oo per person
Join a Walking Mountains Science Center Naturalist on a day long educational hiking adventure into the wilderness surrounding the Eagle Valley. Program participants meet at the Walking Mountains Science Center campus in Avon where transportation to the trail head is provided. Participants are required to bring snacks, lunch, and water along with appropriate outdoor equipment. Hike locations and times vary from week to week so please call for specific details.
Evolving Ecosystems (7/21, 7/28, 8/4)
Discovery how the local environment has changed over varying timescales. Discus the major factors that have been driving these changes and learn about some of the potential challenges facing the valley.
Musing over mushrooms (8/18, 8/25, 9/1)
Venture into the mysterious world of fungus and learn abotu some of the spiecies that are edible here in the Eagle Valley. Extra time will be spent ensuring that all participants learn the required skills for basic mushroom identification so that you can take this skill home with you.