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Walking Mountains Science Center Events

There is always something exciting happening at Walking Mountains!
Click on the links below to learn more and join in the fun!

Event Offerings

Adults can mix, mingle, learn more about the world around them and support the science school through a variety of events hosted by Walking Mountains Science Center.


    • Join us as an Edventure member and enjoy complimentary EdVenture Events throughout the year.
    • Experience an evening of friends, food and fine wines while supporting an important local cause at A Taste of Nature.
    • Honor people whose significant civic and philanthropic engagement makes our world a better place to live at Reach for the Peak.

We'll hope to see you soon!


      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.