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

Sustainability

What's Up with Those Green Trash Tents?

Heat Tape & De-Icing Cables: The right way to go?

Gain Fame & Fun with Smart Commuting

Like a Pandemic, Climate Change will Disrupt Education Systems

Recycling Drop-sites in Eagle County

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Why Are There Recycling Updates?

New Changes to Recycling in Eagle County

Is Recycling Different in Eagle County and Why?

The Importance of Media Literacy in the Age of Research Saturation

Local business that 'go green' should start with small, bite-sized efforts

Reminder: Keep Your Waste Safe During COVID-19

Selecting Reef and Ocean Safe Sunscreen

How to Support Local Wildlife From Your Garden

It's Time to Rethink Your Daily Commute

Why did Eagle County restrict fires over the 4th of July weekend?

What Are Solar Photovoltaic Systems and How You Can Benefit

Sustainability Planning Workshop

Opportunities for Sustainable Mountain Communities

Give your garden some extra love by adding compost

Stop Using Single-Use Plastics

Reducing Our Transportation Pollution

Impact of COVID-19 on Eagle Valley Businesses

Support Actively Green Businesses During COVID-19

Waste Diversion for Hotels

Technology for your Home or Business to Reduce the Building's Carbon Footprint

Sustainable Film Series Virtual Screening Eating Up Easter

Change in Season, Change in Energy Use

Eagle County Drawdown Results

Sustainability Tip: Properly Dispose of Waste During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Energy Smart at Walking Mountains 2019 Achievements

Sustainability Tip: Waste Diversion Workshop

Town of Vail & Walking Mountains Energy Efficiency Incentive Program

Sustainable Film Series The Wild

Eagle County Drawdown Project

Sustainability Tips: Climate Change - Who's to Blame

Sustainable Film Series The Biggest Little Farm

Sustainability Tips: The Future of Chocolate

Recycling MYTH BUSTERS!

The Trickiest Materials to Recycle

Sustainability Tips: Things You Didn't Know About Radon

Sustainability Tips: Getting Radon Out of Your Home

Sustainability Tips: Radon and Why It's a Concern

Free Radon Test Kits

Radon and Your Home

Sustainability Tips: Reduce Your Waste this Holiday Season

Sustainable Film Series Saving Snow

Sustainability Tips: Catching the Bus to the Hill

Sustainability Tips: Buy Nothing Friday

Sustainability Tips: How to Reduce Your Thanksgiving Food Waste

Sustainable Film Series Paris to Pittsburgh

Sustainability Tips: DIY Air Sealing

Sustainability Tips: Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency is Key to Reaching Our Climate Action Goals

Sustainability Tips: Fall Colors

Sustainability Tips: Wild Fires

Experience Electric Event

Sustainability Tips: Sustainable Diets

Sustainability Tips: Food Waste

Eagle County Recycling Guide

Sustainability Tips: Composting

Sustainability Tips: Plastic Pollution From Clothes

Plastics: A Solution and a Curse

The Recycling Industry is not Dead

The Environmental Implications of Recycling and Why it Matters

What do the Recycling Numbers Mean?

Recycling: A commodities market

Walking Mountains Increases Reach of Zero Waste Events

Pay as you Throw Gets a Boost in Vail

Sustainability Tips: Plastic Water Bottles

Sustainability Tips: Sustainable Concert Series

Sustainability Tips: Plastic Free July

Sustainability Tips: How to Become a More Conscious Traveler

Sustainability Tips: Sole Power

Sustainability Tips: Bring More Activity to Your Daily Commute

Sustainability Tips: Commuting By Bike Will Help You Lose Weight

Sustainability Tips: Colorado Rain Barrels

Sustainability Tips: Earth Day

Sustainability Tips: Prevail On The Trails: Trail Closures and Trail Etiquette

Sustainability Tips: Step Up Your Garden Prep

Bring Nature Back into Your Landscape

What to Tackle First, Solar or Energy Efficiency?

Buying Raspberries in the Middle of Winter

Smart Ways to Stop Idling Your Car

The Sustainable Film Series: An Inconvenient Sequel

Sustainability Tips: Earth Hour 2019

Sustainability Tips: Don't Light The Night

Sustainability Tips: Soak Up The Sun With Solar

The Sustainable Film Series: STRAWS & Smog of the Sea

Sustainability Tips: Food Access in a Sustainable Community

Sustainability Tips: A Toast To The Planet

Sustainability Tips: A Little Love For The Environment

Sustainability Tips: Eat To The Local Beet

What You Need To Know Before Idling Your Car

Sustainability Tips: A Touchdown For the Environment

The Sustainable Film Series: Blue Heart

Sustainability Tips: How To Avoid Idling Your Car In Winter

Sustainability Tips: What Is Radon And Why Should I Care?

The Sustainable Film Series: Death By Design

Sustainability Tip: A New Year A Greener You

Sustainability Tip: Disposing Of Your Holiday Waste

The Spirit of Sustainability

Sustainability Tip: How Green is Your Christmas Holiday?

Beyond Food Rescue

I'm Dreaming of a Green Christmas

Sustainability Tip: Green Transportation to the Slopes

Sustainability Tip: How To Seal Up Your Building Envelope

Energy Saving Tips for Winter

Sustainability Tip: Thanksgiving Sustainability Tips

The Greater Eagle Fire Protection District Goes Solar!

Recycling Isn't Just About Trash, It's About Energy

Sustainability Tip: Shining A Light On Energy Efficiency

Sustainability Tip: How to Increase Savings on your Energy Bill

Sustainability Tip: A Green Sustainable Halloween

Sustainability Tip: Eat Up And Buy Local Produce

Energy Smart Colorado communities invest over $42 Million in energy efficiency projects

Vail Resorts Dives Deep Into Energy Audits

Sustainability Tip: Personal Well-Being and Sustainability

Electric Vehicles Incentives, Rebates, and Grants ENDING SOON

Sustainability Tip: Think Local First How Giving Back To Your Community Relates to Sustainability

Think Local First: How Shopping Relates to Sustainability

Actively Green Spotlight: Encore Electric's Liz Bankert

Sustainability Tip: How to Enjoy Fall Colors while staying green in Colorado

Sustainability Tip: No Slacking While Packing How To Move Green

Sustainability Tip: Leave No Trace

A Guide for Backyard Composting In The Mountains

A Guide to Worm Bin Composting

A Guide To Electric Vehicles (EVs) In Colorado

How to Dispose of Household Hazardous Waste

When Clean ≠ Green

Sustainability Tip: Eat it and Keep It: Store Your Apple Core

Running and Biking Outdoors After a Wildfire

Sustainability Tip: Here Is The Dirt On Worm Composting

Dos & Donts of Backyard Compost

New Compost Facility in the Eagle Valley

Sustainability Tip: What You Can Do With Your Own Compost?

Composting with Bears - Steps to Keep Your Compost Bear-Free

Climate Action Collaborative E-Bike Share Demo!

Helping to Make Events Sustainable in the Eagle Valley

Sustainability Tip: With Composting Turn Browns & Greens Into Gold

Lightbulb Swap at Eagle County Fair aims to Reduce Carbon Emissions

Sustainability Tips: Purchasing Sustainable Clothing

Sustainability Tips: Reduce Your Plastic Packaging

The Bookworm of Edwards - Purchasing for the Planet

What is a Renewable Energy Certificate?

Sustainability Tips: Household Cleaning Supplies

Sustainability Tips: When Recycling Plastics Not All Numbers are Created Equal

Holy Cross Energy offers $500,000 in grants for energy efficiency projects

Sustainability Tips: More Fun & Less Waste at your Holiday Picnic or BBQ

A Collaboration Built For Action

Don't be idle when it comes to idling

United by the Planet: Earth Day!

Input Needed on Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County Community

Ten Tips for a Sustainable Holiday Season

The Robinsons Discover Energy Savings

Sustainability Tips for A Green Thanksgiving

Vail Named to Top 100 Sustainable Destinations for 2017

Mountain IDEAL Standard for Destinations Achieves GSTC Recognition

Climate Action Benefits Our Health

The True Cost of Our Smartphones

Walking Mountains Science Center Reaches Goals through Sustainable Actions

A New Year’s Sustainability Resolution for your Business: Actively Green

Walking Mountains and Town of Vail Celebrate America Recycles Day

Walking Mountains Lands Efficiency Grant

CARE Program Helps 36 Income-Qualified Households Save Energy In Eagle County

Let’s Talk Climate Action In Eagle County

West Vail Liquor Mart wins Actively Green Business of the Year

Eagle Valley Schools Journey Towards Sustainability

Vail Aims to Become First Certified Sustainable Destination in the U.S.

Actively Green Spotlight: Active Energies

Science Behind Recycling

Actively Green Sustainable Business Incentives Announced

A New Year and a New Sustainable You!

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at Walking Mountains in Avon Colorado

Free Home Energy Upgrades Offered in Eagle County

How to Make a Compost Bin

College Creates Sustainable Futures

Earth Day E-Waste Paper Shredding and Recycling Event

Eagle County Local Recycling 4-1-1

The Science Behind Your Home

Learn The Science Behind Worm Composting

What is an LED light bulb and why should you buy one?

Earth Day Inspirations from Walking Mountains Sustainability

Walking Mountains Adds Third Program Arm - Sustainability and Stewardship

Eco Build Fund Supports Renewable Energy at Walking Mountains

Walking Mountains Wins Colorado Renewable Energy Society Award

Fun Earth Day Activities for the Whole Family!

Worm Composting and Frequently Asked Questions

Walking Mountains Blog

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Curious Nature - Learn about our wonderful environment
Students to Stewards - Walking Mountains News, Hike of the Week and Events
Climate Action Collaborative - Follow the Collaborative's efforts to reduce carbon emissions in Eagle County 25% by 2025 and 80% by 2050 
Sustainability - Stay up to date with sustainability practices and new initiatives

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