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

Explore Your Curious Nature

Colorado State Parks to Visit (that aren't Sylvan Lake)

Posted by Walking Mountains Science Center on Aug 20, 2018 3:44:05 AM
This summer Colorado Parks and Wildlife is undertaking a huge renovation at Sylvan Lake State Park. They are draining the reservoir and replacing an aging dam. While construction continues, most..
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Topics: Curious Nature, Colorado Road Trips

Boreas Pass Colorado: All That's Left Is A Road

Posted by Walking Mountains Science Center on Oct 17, 2016 12:59:45 PM
Tucked away deep into the White River National Forest lies an abandoned ghost town. A town that was once a vital stop along the railroad from Denver for miners looking to bite off a piece of the..
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Topics: Curious Nature, Colorado Road Trips

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