Located near Centura Health in Avon right off of I-70. An innovative natural science learning campus for residents and visitors of the Eagle Valley. Free and open to the public.

318 Walking Mountains Lane, Avon, CO 81620

Located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola on Vail Mountain out of Lionshead Village, Vail. All visitors must have a pass to ride the gondola. Free and open to the public with valid gondola pass.
Nestled along Gore Creek near the Betty Ford Alpine Garden and Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail Village.
601 Vail Valley Drive, Vail, CO 81657

Curious Nature

Sonya Hueftle

Sonya Hueftle is a Naturalist with Walking Mountains Science Center.  When she is not taking people on nature walks, she can be found camping in the mountains, or going on a long walk in the aspen and conifer forests this area has to offer.

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To Change or Not To Change? The Case For Daylight Saving Time

Posted by Sonya Hueftle on Nov 4, 2019 10:15:00 AM
To change or not to change?  That is the question.  This year, Daylight Saving Time ended at 2AM on Sunday November 3rd.  The history of the first observers of Daylight Saving Time date back to..
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EVOM - El Rincón de EVOM (Eagle Valley Outdoor Movement)

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Climate Action Collaborative - Follow the Collaborative's efforts to reduce carbon emissions in Eagle County 50% by 2030 and 80% by 2050 


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