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We connect our community with the natural world so they will enjoy and protect it for future generations. By becoming a member today you help to support our mission.

Seedling: $30 (for donors ages 30 and under)

$ 30.00
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Membership Level Benefits

  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Sprouts

$ 60.00
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Sprouts: $5/month

$ 5.00
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Membership Level Benefits

  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Perennials

$ 120.00
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Perennials: $10/month

$ 10.00
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Membership Level Benefits

  • Priority summer camp registration
  • Priority Fright At The Museum registration
  • Special recognition in the Annual Report
  • Special invitation to WMSC events
  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Blooms

$ 240.00
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Blooms: $20/month

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Membership Level Benefits

  • Free Nature Tykes or Earth Keepers session/month
    • Limit one child/caregiver per month
  • Free Nature Guide from Walking Mountains Gift Shop
  • Priority summer camp registration
  • Priority Fright At The Museum registration
  • Special recognition in the Annual Report
  • Special invitation to WMSC events
  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Blossoms

$ 600.00
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Blossoms: $50/month

$ 50.00
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Membership Level Benefits

  • Invitation to Summer BBQ to meet our Summer Staff
  • Free admittance for two to Vail Nature Center evening activities during the summer
    • Limit one per month
  • Opportunity to chaperone Middle School Field Trip
  • Free Nature Tykes or Earth Keepers session/month
    • Limit one child/caregiver per month
  • Free Nature Guide from Walking Mountains Gift Shop
  • Priority summer camp registration
  • Priority Fright At The Museum registration
  • Special recognition in the Annual Report
  • Special invitation to WMSC events
  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

EdVenture

$ 1,200.00
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EdVenture: $100/month

$ 100.00
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Membership Level Benefits

  • Invitation to EdVentures, a unique program series held throughout the year
  • Two spots in a (public) backcountry hike or snowshoe tour
  • Invitation to a private reception at a Speaker Event
  • Invitation to First Light First Tracks on Vail or Beaver Creek Mountain plus guest(s)
    •  Limit of two guests
  • Private Nature Walk for up to 15
    • Must be scheduled 8 weeks in advance
  • Invitation to Summer BBQ to meet our Summer Staff
  • Free admittance for two to Vail Nature Center evening activities during the summer
    • Limit one per month
  • Opportunity to chaperone Middle School Field Trip
  • Free Nature Tykes or Earth Keepers session/month
    • Limit one child/caregiver per month
  • Free Nature Guide from Walking Mountains Gift Shop
  • Priority summer camp registration
  • Priority Fright At The Museum registration
  • Special recognition in the Annual Report
  • Special invitation to WMSC events
  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Timberline

$ 2,400.00
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Timberline: $200/month

$ 200.00
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Membership Level Benefits

  • Children’s birthday party hosted at WMSC
    • Limit one birthday party per year per family; maximum of 15 children/2 adults. Only available on four Saturdays/year; family provides food, beverage, and any other celebratory treat. Must conform to Zero Waste Standards.
  • Annual bird watching event invitation 1-2 hours
  • Sustainability Home Walk Through by WMSC Sustainability Team Member or Private Actively Green Training
  • Invitation to EdVentures, a unique program series held throughout the year
  • Two spots in a (public) backcountry hike or snowshoe tour
  • Invitation to a private reception at a Speaker Event
  • Invitation to First Light First Tracks on Vail or Beaver Creek Mountain plus guest(s)
    •  Limit of two guests
  • Private Nature Walk for up to 15
    • Must be scheduled 8 weeks in advance
  • Invitation to Summer BBQ to meet our Summer Staff
  • Free admittance for two to Vail Nature Center evening activities during the summer
    • Limit one per month
  • Opportunity to chaperone Middle School Field Trip
  • Free Nature Tykes or Earth Keepers session/month
    • Limit one child/caregiver per month
  • Free Nature Guide from Walking Mountains Gift Shop
  • Priority summer camp registration
  • Priority Fright At The Museum registration
  • Special recognition in the Annual Report
  • Special invitation to WMSC events
  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Subalpine: $5,000 (One-Time Donation)

$ 5,000.00
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Donation Total: $5,000.00

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Membership Level Benefits

  • Private program for 10 (1-2 hours)
  • Children’s birthday party hosted at WMSC
    • Limit one birthday party per year per family; maximum of 15 children/2 adults. Only available on four Saturdays/year; family provides food, beverage, and any other celebratory treat. Must conform to Zero Waste Standards.
  • Annual bird watching event invitation 1-2 hours
  • Sustainability Home Walk Through by WMSC Sustainability Team Member or Private Actively Green Training
  • Invitation to EdVentures, a unique program series held throughout the year
  • Two spots in a (public) backcountry hike or snowshoe tour
  • Invitation to a private reception at a Speaker Event
  • Invitation to First Light First Tracks on Vail or Beaver Creek Mountain plus guest(s)
    •  Limit of two guests
  • Private Nature Walk for up to 15
    • Must be scheduled 8 weeks in advance
  • Invitation to Summer BBQ to meet our Summer Staff
  • Free admittance for two to Vail Nature Center evening activities during the summer
    • Limit one per month
  • Opportunity to chaperone Middle School Field Trip
  • Free Nature Tykes or Earth Keepers session/month
    • Limit one child/caregiver per month
  • Free Nature Guide from Walking Mountains Gift Shop
  • Priority summer camp registration
  • Priority Fright At The Museum registration
  • Special recognition in the Annual Report
  • Special invitation to WMSC events
  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Alpine: $10,000 (One-Time Donation)

$ 10,000.00
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Membership Level Benefits

  • Invitationals (specialized, high-touch trips with very limited numbers)
  • Guided Nature Talk at your home by WMSC staff member (1-2 hours)
  • Private program for 10 (1-2 hours)
  • Children’s birthday party hosted at WMSC
    • Limit one birthday party per year per family; maximum of 15 children/2 adults. Only available on four Saturdays/year; family provides food, beverage, and any other celebratory treat. Must conform to Zero Waste Standards.
  • Annual bird watching event invitation 1-2 hours
  • Sustainability Home Walk Through by WMSC Sustainability Team Member or Private Actively Green Training
  • Invitation to EdVentures, a unique program series held throughout the year
  • Two spots in a (public) backcountry hike or snowshoe tour
  • Invitation to a private reception at a Speaker Event
  • Invitation to First Light First Tracks on Vail or Beaver Creek Mountain plus guest(s)
    •  Limit of two guests
  • Private Nature Walk for up to 15
    • Must be scheduled 8 weeks in advance
  • Invitation to Summer BBQ to meet our Summer Staff
  • Free admittance for two to Vail Nature Center evening activities during the summer
    • Limit one per month
  • Opportunity to chaperone Middle School Field Trip
  • Free Nature Tykes or Earth Keepers session/month
    • Limit one child/caregiver per month
  • Free Nature Guide from Walking Mountains Gift Shop
  • Priority summer camp registration
  • Priority Fright At The Museum registration
  • Special recognition in the Annual Report
  • Special invitation to WMSC events
  • 10% off at any Walking Mountains Science Center gift shop
  • Reciprocal membership at partner organizations who are members of ANCA (Association of Nature Center Administrators; https://natctr.org/)
  • 20% off program fees over $50 (limited to two per year)

Donor FAQs

Have questions? Visit our donor FAQs. Walking Mountains is a nonprofit, tax-exempt charitable 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Child Care Contribution Credit

Colorado leads the nation in providing a tax-advantaged tool for childcare through the Child Care Contribution Tax Credit (CCTC). This allows donors of Walking Mountains to claim a 50% state income tax credit for qualified contributions.

Annual Report

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