Field Institute

Rocky Mountain National Park: a unique classroom without walls

The Rocky Mountain Conservancy Field Institute program is committed to educating the public through an atmosphere of personal engagement with talented instructors who will expose you to the grandeur of the Rockies like never before.

Most classes are field-based, hands-on learning experiences in Rocky Mountain National Park. A wide range of topics are available, including wildflowers, mammals, birds, cultural history, outdoor skills, photography, painting and writing. Many of our classes fill up, so register early!

Most classes and tours can be customized for a family or group. Call 970-586-3262 for more information.

 

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NEW! Hunters of the Wind: Eagles, Hawks, & Falcons

Early Wildflowers of RMNP

Rocky Mountain National Park Butterflies: East of the Divide

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

NEW! Spring Mushrooms & Fungi of RMNP

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Grand Lake Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

NEW! Photographing Spring Wildlife in Rocky Mountain National Park

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

NEW! Photographing Spring Wildlife in Rocky Mountain National Park

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Lions, Coyotes, & Bears! Oh, My!

Untangling the Mystery of RMNP Native Orchids

NEW! Boundaries, Borders, & Terrains: An Indigenous Telling of the Rockies

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Hidden Valley Nature Hunt: A Virtual Geocache Adventure

Grand Lake Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Kids’ Art in the Park

Rocky Mountain Survivor: Kids’ Survival Basics!

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Campfire Ghost Stories: Living History Tales of the West (Iron Thumb)

Who Pooped in the Woods? A Mammal Mystery

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Kids’ Fly-fishing & Stream Ecology

NEW! Sensory Discovery of Nature

NEW! Smartphone Photography: Learning the Basics

NEW! Colors & Their Values: Painting for All Levels

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Kids’ Map & Compass Exploration

Grand Lake Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

What’s Hiding Underwater?

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Geology Rocks!

Campfire Ghost Stories: Living History Tales of the West (Early Innkeepers of RMNP History)

Sketchbook Journaling: Wilderness, Wildlife & Wonder in Watercolor

Sketchbook Journaling: Wilderness, Wildlife & Wonder in Watercolor

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Bugs, Beetles & Butterflies: Tiny but Amazing Creatures of Rocky

Birding the Life Zones

Wildflowers of RMNP

Birding the Life Zones

Wildflowers of RMNP

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Hidden Valley Nature Hunt: A Virtual Geocache Adventure

Grand Lake Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Kids’ Art in the Park

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Campfire Ghost Stories: Living History Tales of the West (Rocky Mountain Tales of Survival- Various Characters)

Who Pooped in the Woods? A Mammal Mystery

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

NEW! Diversity in Nature: Shapes & Sizes

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Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

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