The Rocky Mountain Conservancy-Field Institute offers a wide range of scheduled learning adventures for all ages.  From hiking to bus tours, our premier educational experiences have something to offer for everyone. Can’t take a class or tour on a day that we have scheduled? The Rocky Mountain Conservancy-Field Institute offers a variety of classes and tours at your convenience, based on days you have available to explore. Flexible scheduling is available for most classes and tours, so check out the list of options below for ideas about customizing your educational experience. Call us at 970-586-3262 to book your adventure!

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Photographing the Wildlife of Kawuneeche

Sep 19 - Sep 21, 2019

Seeing wildlife in Rocky Mountain National Park is not at all unusual.  However, making great photographs of what you see can be challenging and many times results in disappointing images. This field adventure on the park's west side welcomes photographers of all experience levels to learn successful and acceptable methods of wildlife photography, including approaching […]

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NEW! Fall Color Photography: Harvesting Colorado Gold

Sep 20 - Sep 21, 2019
$237.50 – $250.00 Sold out

Colorado’s fall color is a sight to behold and a photographer’s dream come true. In the field and in the classroom, learn how to capture magnificent scenes with your camera, from majestic panoramas to intimate landscapes and close-ups. Explore your camera’s creative controls and the art of composition and light, then put your knowledge to […]

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6:00 am

From Elk to Aspen: An Educational Adventure by Bus

Sep 21, 2019
$25.00 – $50.00

It’s impossible to ignore the magic of fall in the Rockies, as morning sunlight glows through golden aspen leaves and elk bugles echo in the distance. Experience these autumnal wonders from the comfort of a 14–passenger mini-bus or 12–passenger van on a journey in Rocky Mountain National Park. Join a professional naturalist guide on a […]

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4:00 pm

Elk Expeditions

Sep 21, 2019
$25.00 – $50.00

The fall rut is a spectacular display of elk mating behavior featuring bugling, posturing and herding displays. This extraordinary event will be available for viewing from the comfort of a 14–passenger mini-bus or 12–passenger van staffed by a professional educational guide who will discuss elk ecology, interpret activity and answer questions about elk. Elk artifacts […]

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