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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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

Geology Rocks!

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Wildlife of Rocky: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Kids’ Fly-fishing & Stream Ecology

Lions, Coyotes, & Bears! Oh, My!

The Persevering Pika: Secrets of Alpine Survival

NEW! Wetland Plants of RMNP

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

Rocky Mountain Survivor: Kids’ Survival Basics!

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Tribes & Traditions: Native Americans in Rocky Mountain National Park

Watercolor Brushstrokes: Painting the Landscapes of RMNP

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Watercolor Brushstrokes: Painting the Landscapes of RMNP

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

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

NEW! Wildflower Photography: Panorama to Close-up

Wild Mushrooms & Fungi of RMNP

Phantoms: The Hidden History of RMNP

NEW! Wildflower Photography: Panorama to Close-up

Phantoms: The Hidden History of RMNP

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Phantoms: The Hidden History 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

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Wildlife of Rocky: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Aquatic Mammals of Rocky: Beaver, Muskrat & Moose

Old Fall River Road Trip: An Educational Adventure by Bus

The History of Moose in RMNP

NEW! Hike with a Naturalist: Ute Trail

NEW! Edible & Medicinal Plants of RMNP

NEW! Anna Wolfrom Dove & the Wigwam Tea Room

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

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

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Wildlife of Rocky: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Night Sky Landscape Photography

Old Fall River Road Trip: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Night Sky Landscape Photography

Mountain Lion: RMNP’s Top Predator

NEW! Hike with a Naturalist: Lawn Lake

Night Sky Landscape Photography

Mountain Lion: RMNP’s Top Predator

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Night Sky Landscape Photography

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

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Wildlife of Rocky: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

NEW! Landscape Photography Workshop: Shooting & Creating Beautiful Landscape Images

Old Fall River Road Trip: An Educational Adventure by Bus

NEW! Landscape Photography Workshop: Shooting & Creating Beautiful Landscape Images

NEW! Hike with a Naturalist: Mount Ida

NEW! Landscape Photography Workshop: Shooting & Creating Beautiful Landscape Images

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

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

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Wildlife of Rocky: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Sunset Safari: An Educational Adventure by Bus

NEW! Rocky Mountain National Park Butterflies: West of the Divide

Old Fall River Road Trip: An Educational Adventure by Bus

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Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

Journey to the Top! A Trail Ridge Road Bus Adventure

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