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

Press Release: Walking Mountains to Launch Eagle County’s Solarize Program to support growth of a local solar market

Posted by Diego Betts on Mar 29, 2022 12:05:06 PM
For Immediate Release: 03-21-2022
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Topics: Energy Smart, Climate Action Collaborative, Sustainability Tips

Case Study: Plant Conservation & Sustainable Tourism at Betty Ford Alpine Gardens

Posted by Kate Manzer on Mar 15, 2022 9:22:49 AM
Vulnerability in Vail 
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Topics: Actively Green, Actively Green Ambassador, Actively Green Case Studies

Edwards Metro District Partnership Offers Discounted Energy Assessments and Increased Rebates for Residents and Businesses

Posted by Walking Mountains Sustainability on Mar 14, 2022 2:42:15 PM
Edwards Metro District Partnership Offers Discounted Energy Assessments and Increased Rebates for Residents and Businesses
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Sustainability Tip: Recycling while Travelling

Posted by Nina Waysdorf on Mar 14, 2022 2:05:52 PM
If you’re here in Eagle County visiting, or have recently taken a trip, you may have been confused to find that recycling rules can be different from place to place. Within Eagle County there are..
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Topics: Sustainability Tips

Colorado Law Tackles Plastic Pollution

Posted by Claire Kantor on Mar 14, 2022 1:42:14 PM
Once upon a time (a time that really wasn’t that long ago), human beings were limited by what existed in the natural world. But, someone somewhere did a little experimenting, a little mixing of some..
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Topics: Climate Action Collaborative, Sustainability Tips

Sustainability Tip: Heat Your Home Safely This Winter

Posted by Diego Betts on Feb 14, 2022 10:52:41 AM
According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), heating equipment is the leading cause of fires in U.S homes. Nearly half of all home heating fires occur in December, January, and..
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Topics: Sustainability Tips

Don’t Do Business as Usual

Posted by Claire Kantor on Feb 11, 2022 9:00:00 AM
The term “business as usual” as it applies in the private sector has always confused me a little bit. Sure, the term can apply to an entity’s ability to continue normal operations while outside..
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Topics: Climate Action Collaborative

Case Study: Waste Diversion in the Restaurant Industry - How Root & Flower has Become a Model for others to Follow

Posted by Kate Manzer on Feb 8, 2022 4:00:51 PM
The Spotlight
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Topics: Actively Green, Actively Green Ambassador, Actively Green Case Studies

Case Study: How Fjallraven Manufactured a Culture of Customer Education & Community Outreach

Posted by Kate Manzer on Feb 7, 2022 4:17:50 PM
How It All Began
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Topics: Actively Green, Actively Green Ambassador, Actively Green Case Studies

Don’t Lost Sight of the 2021 IPCC Report

Posted by Tara Doyle on Jan 17, 2022 9:00:00 AM
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, or IPCC, was first convened by the United Nations in 1988 to study the effects of climate change and make recommendations to governments across the..
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