Forensic Science with DMNS

Kids Forensics Lab with the Denver Museum of Nature and Science

  Who done it?  Use forensic science to solve a murder mystery! Is your child the next Gil Grissom?  Let them become a crime scene investigator for an afternoon as Walking Mountains welcomes the Denver Museum of Nature and Science back to Avon to present a kids forensics lab.  Dig into forensic science and analyze crime evidence such as blood

EarthKeepers at Walking Mountains

Vail Valley Preschool Programs

Did you know that Walking Mountains Science Center offers a preschool program each week?  This is the perfect venue for Vail Valley moms and tykes to come on out and explore their curious nature!  The EarthKeepers program allows children to practice using their senses while navigating the natural world and to have fun with others while participating in activities such as songs, stories and games.  This a

Fright at the Museum, Get Spooky at the Science Center this Fall!

Fall 2013 introduces our inaugural event, Fright at the Museum on October 26th from 3-7pm at Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon!  A fun filled community event offering activities to uncover mysteries and learn about creepy crawly critters after dark. The afternoon will offer “Wild Files” a program by Denver Museum of Nature and Science enticing families to solve wildlife

Nature Night Features LIVE Raptor Presentation

The Dusty Boot is partnering once again with Walking Mountains Science Center to offer Nature Night for residents of and visitors to the Vail Valley. The event, which will take place at the Dusty Boot in Eagle on Tuesday, August 13th 5-9 pm will offer something for everyone with food and drink specials, a Walking Mountains Science Center education station