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

Walking Mountains Blog

Vail Certified as First Sustainable Mountain Resort Destination in the World

Posted by Walking Mountains Science Center on Jul 20, 2018 9:29:17 AM
Today, Vail announced their certification as a sustainable mountain resort destination. Vail is the first destination in the world to be certified to the Mountain IDEAL sustainable destination..
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Topics: Our History, Mountain IDEAL Destination, Forever Green

20 Great Adventures: Spring Cleaning - Not Just for your Closet

Posted by Rachel Zacher on Apr 25, 2018 9:44:36 AM
Spring has sprung and with that, it is time to think about the approaching fun of spring and summer! A common first step to prepare for summer for many people is to participate in the traditional..
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Topics: 20 Great Adventures, Forever Green

Vail to be Assessed as the First Certified Sustainable Destination in the U.S.

Posted by Walking Mountains Science Center on Jul 13, 2017 10:56:50 AM
After months of preparation, Vail will be hosting an independent site visit the week of August 17th, 2017 to determine if it has met the criteria needed to become the first Certified Sustainable..
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Topics: Our History, Mountain IDEAL Destination, Forever Green

Walking Mountains Science Center Officially Adopts Buck Creek Trail

Posted by Walking Mountains on Jun 23, 2016 3:41:44 AM
Walking Mountains Science Center is thrilled to announce they have formally adopted Buck Creek Trail in Avon. They are looking forward to getting boots on the ground to inspire the next generation..
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Topics: Our History, Forever Green