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US Forest Service Interpretative Programs

Walking Mountain Science Center partners with the White River National Forest to present a variety of community programs at  Gore Creek,  Sylvan Lake,  and Yeomen Park campgrounds each summer. Trained Naturalists present evening campfire programs about local in the camp amphitheaters.

Program topics change weekly and are provided free of charge. Join us every Saturday!

Evenings at Gore Creek Campground Amphitheater

Saturdays (June 15  -August 31, 2013)
7pm (60 mins)

Evenings at Yeoman Park Campground Amphitheater

Saturdays  (June 15 - August 31, 2013)
7pm (60 mins)

Evenings at Sylvan Lake State Park Campground

Saturdays  (June 15 - August 31, 2013)
7pm (60 mins)

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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.