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

Walking Mountains Science Center Receives $1 Million Endowment for Staff Professional Development

Posted by Walking Mountains on Feb 26, 2016 1:23:10 AM
Walking Mountains Science Center has received a gift of $1 million from a couple who wish to remain anonymous. This unique and transformational gift will be used to create an Endowment for..
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A Time of Giving: Year End Donations Help Eagle County Students

Posted by Walking Mountains on Nov 20, 2015 1:49:12 AM
 
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Walking Mountains Science Center Raises Over $450,000 in One Night

Posted by Walking Mountains on Jul 9, 2015 2:15:22 AM
Avon, Colo. July 8, 2015 – Walking Mountains Science Center was overwhelmed with the generosity of the community on Tuesday, July 7th at their annual fundraising event, A Taste of Nature, held at..
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Walking Mountains HONORED AS 2014 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT

Posted by Walking Mountains on Sep 25, 2014 8:55:17 AM
Walking Mountains Science Center announced today that it has been honored with a prestigious 2014 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit..
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Walking Mountains Earns 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Posted by Walking Mountains on Jan 3, 2014 2:32:52 PM
Walking Mountains Science Center has earned the coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America's leading independent charity evaluator.  The award recognizes Walking Mountains for sound..
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Tomorrow is Colorado Gives Day!

Posted by Walking Mountains on Dec 9, 2013 3:31:34 PM
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Walking Mountains to Participate in Colorado Gives Day

Posted by Walking Mountains on Nov 19, 2012 11:26:56 AM
The third annual Colorado Gives Day takes place on Tuesday, December 4th, beginning at 12 am and continuing for 24 hours. Last year, the single biggest day of giving in Colorado inspired the..
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Walking Mountains Science Center to Participate in Colorado Gives Day – Tuesday, December 6th

Posted by Walking Mountains on Oct 27, 2011 8:57:39 AM
The second annual Colorado Gives Day takes place on Tuesday, December 6th, beginning at 12 am and continuing for 24 hours.  Last year, the single biggest day of giving in Colorado inspired the..
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Science Classroom in Avon Gets a Green Roof

Posted by Walking Mountains on Oct 11, 2011 2:12:53 PM
While kindergartners from the Eagle County Charter Academy were getting a lesson on the five senses today, the Meadows Learning Studio was undergoing some changes.  The MLS (which is the third..
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Walking Mountains Accepted by GivingFirst.org – Colorado’s Resource for Worthwhile Charities

Posted by Walking Mountains on Sep 30, 2011 9:26:27 AM
After successfully navigating a rigorous screening process, GivingFirst.org has added Walking Mountains Science Center to its list of non-profit organizations that are worthy of philanthropic..
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