Walking Mountains Science Center offers natural science education programs for everyone. Whether you are a local looking for some family fun in nature or a visitor camping here in the Valley, check our website for updates on program offerings at locations throughout Eagle County, Colorado.
> Walking Mountains Science Center is open year-round with guided programs offered seasonally.
> We offer year-round programs at the Nature Discovery Center in partnership with Vail Resorts and the US Forest Service.
> Join a naturalist at the Vail Nature Center, with programs provided morning, noon and night.
> Or get your own group together and we’ll come meet you at a location in Eagle County — call us to find out more – (970) 827-9725
Explore our locations and programs
Avon Tang Campus
Physical: 318 Walking Mountains Lane
Mailing: PO Box 9469
Avon, CO 81620
Nature Discovery Center
Walking Mountains Yurt
Located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola, Vail Mountain
Vail Nature Center
601 Vail Valley Drive
Vail, CO 81657