Welcome to the Environmental Learning Center

Our mission at the Colorado State University Environmental Learning Center is to connect people with nature by facilitating educational, inclusive and safe experiences in the natural environment and to advance the field of environmental education through sound research and practice.


Recent updates

Families About Nature Day (FAN Day) will occur as scheduled rain or shine on Saturday, November 3, we hope to see you there! Read more about this event and RSVP here.

We are still accepting registrations for the E-CAMP Night Hike on Friday, November 9. Click here to read more about this program. Click here to register.

All our fall Great School Escapes are now full. If you would like to be added to the wait list for any of these programs, please email us at elc@csuelc.org.

Program registration

Click here for program registration including Great School Escapes, Summer Day Camps, and more.

For program requests for group leaders (teachers, troop leaders), click here. Or contact
us directly by email or phone: (970) 491-1661

KidsInterested in volunteering?

Please click here to join our volunteer list!

Visit our site

Click here for more information about visiting our property on your own as well as some activity suggestions.

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The ELC is an extension of the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University.