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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
Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, CO

Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, 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. 2018 Summer Schedule: Daily | 11:00am-12:00pm & 2:00pm-3:00pm (6/9/18-9/3/18) The Nature Discovery Center is located at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola out of ... Read More
Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Village, CO

Walking Mountains Science 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! Transportation is provided from various locations from Vail to Edwards.  Hikers should come prepared to spend the day on the trail, including bringing lunch, rain gear, and plenty of water. Full-day hikes (ages 16+, $80 or $75 for VRD taxpayers) are geared towards ... Read More
US Forest Service Station in Minturn, CO

US Forest Service Station in Minturn, CO

Ever wonder what lies within the beautiful mountain areas you visit when you come to Vail? Join a Naturalist with the Eagle/Holy Cross Ranger District and Walking Mountains Science Center on a hike to learn about public lands, flora, fauna, wildlife, and local history. FREE! Ages 10 and up can participate. No pre-registration required, just show up! 2018 Summer Schedule: Mondays & Fridays | 10:00 am-12:00 pm | 6/11/18-8/31/18 Read More
Piney River Ranch in Lionshead, CO - (970) 390-0236

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