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Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Mountain, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Mountain, CO

Join a Naturalist for an educational hike through the forest atop Vail Mountain. Learn about summer ecology and animal adaptations as you take in majestic mountain views. Come prepared to spend an hour outside with appropriate clothing, hiking shoes and water. Most ages and abilities. FREE vacation activity. The Nature Discovery Center is located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola out of Lionshead and is open seven days a week. Call or visit the website ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Mountain, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Mountain, CO

Join a Walking Mountains Naturalist for an easy, scenic hike that brings some education to your Vail or Beaver Creek vacation! Hike through aspen forests and streamside communities near the Avon Walking Mountains science center. Learn about the ecology and animal adaptations of this mountain environment. Walks will be conducted on snowshoes as necessary depending on snow levels. Please wear proper footwear and clothing for the outdoors in winter. ... Read More
Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Apex Mountain School in Vail Valley, CO

Challenge yourself to over 14,000 feet of elevation gain on one of Apex's fourteener ascents! Colorado offers the greatest number of fourteener summits in North America, making it the perfect destination for adventurers and enthusiasts alike. Skin or snowshoe to approach your route. A fourteener ascent with Apex is for everyone up for a challenge; no prior experience required. Climb a fourteener to gain experience and push for higher mountains, such ... Read More
Vail Nature Center in Vail Village, CO

Vail Nature Center in Vail Village, CO

Join a trained Certified Interpretive Guide and Wilderness First Responder to discover some of the most beautiful destinations in the Vail area that are only accessible via your two feet! Walking Mountains Science Center and the Vail Recreation District operate under special permits from the US Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management that allow us to experience and learn from public lands like few other guide services can offer! Transportation is ... Read More
Piney River Ranch in Lionshead, CO - (970) 390-0236

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