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! Estes Valley: History & Historic Sites

NEW! Early Wildflowers of RMNP

NEW! North American Eagles

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Sketchbook Journaling: Wilderness, Wildlife & Wonder in Watercolor

Sketchbook Journaling: Wilderness, Wildlife & Wonder in Watercolor

Edible & Medicinal Plants of the Rockies: Plants for Hunger & Health

NEW! Untangling the Mystery of RMNP Native Orchids

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Grand Lake Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Lions, Coyotes, & Bears! Oh, My!

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

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Grand Lake Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Hidden Valley Nature Hunt: A Virtual Geocache Adventure

Kids’ Art in the Park

Campfire Ghost Stories: Living History Tales of the West (Miner Bill & the Blue Mist)

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

NEW! Wildlife of Rocky: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Kids’ Fly-fishing & Stream Ecology

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

NEW! The Glacial & Geologic History of Rocky’s West Side

Phantoms: The Primordial, Prehistoric, & Hidden History of RMNP

Phantoms: The Primordial, Prehistoric, & Hidden History of RMNP

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Grand Lake Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

What’s Hiding Underwater?

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

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

NEW! Wildlife of Rocky: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Watercolor Brushstrokes: Painting the Landscapes of RMNP

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

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Birding the Life Zones

NEW! Colors of the Kawuneeche: Painting for All Levels

Birding the Life Zones

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