June 14, 2014 – August 30, 2014
(970) 827-9725 or (970) 827-5715

Meadow Mountain Hikes – Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays 10am-noon
Ever wonder what lies within our beautiful mountainous areas? Join a naturalist with the Eagle/Holy Cross Ranger District and Walking Mountains Science Center on a hike in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Wilderness Act, which protects these special areas, and learn about wilderness, flora, fauna and wildlife. This hike will take place on the Meadow Mountain trail (a non-wilderness trail) where you can prepare and educate for your next adventure in one of our local wilderness areas. Meet at the Minturn Holy Cross Ranger Station. Ages 10 and up, FREE.

Nature at Night: Campground Programs – Saturdays 7pm-8pm
Visit your public lands for an evening fireside nature programs. Trained Naturalists will present interpretive educational programs about a variety of topics at amphitheaters at Gore Creek, Yeoman Park, and Sylvan Lake campgrounds. Programs presented by Walking Mountain Science Center in partnership with USFS White River National Forest and Sylvan Lake State Park. All ages, FREE.

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Walking Mountains Winter Programs 2014/15

Walking Mountains Science Center
318 Walking Mountains Lane
Avon, CO 81620
(970) 827-9725

Nature Discovery Center
Located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola, Vail Mountain
(970) 754-4675

Vail Nature Center
601 Vail Valley Drive
Vail, CO 81657
(970) 479-2291

USFS Holy Cross Office
Minturn Ranger Station
24747 US Highway 24.
Minturn, CO 81645
(970) 827-5715