Walking Mountains Science Center
The Walking Mountains Science Center is dedicated to educating people of all ages about natural science and the importance of environmental stewardship. The center operates two other locations: the Vail Nature Center and the Nature Discovery Center. The Vail Nature Center is a secluded, former homestead that offers natural history exhibits about the Gore Valley as well as various programs including hiking, birdwatching and stargazing. The Discovery Center, which is housed in a yurt and accessible by ski lift, also features natural history exhibits and tours.
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