City of Steamboat Springs – Parks & Community Services

Organization Name:  City of Steamboat Springs – Parks & Community Services Department

Agency Description:  

The Recreation department offers a variety of programs for youth, teens, adults and seniors alike to include sports leagues, summer camps, after school programs, field trips, job training and more!

Phone Number:  (970) 879 – 4300

Website:  www.steamboatsprings.net/recreation

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Yampa Valley Sustainability Council (Schools)

Yampa Valley Sustainability CouncilOrganization Name:  Yampa Valley Sustainability Council

Agency Description:
Partnering with schools to make sustainability a way of life is a key component of Yampa Valley Sustainability Council’s (YVSC’s) work to advance environmental, economic and social sustainability for current and future generations. The Sustainable Schools program promotes sustainability in Routt County schools through communication and collaboration with youth and environmental organizations with a focus on service learning in the schools and community.

Phone Number:  (303) 388-6981

Website:  http://www.yvsc.org [Read more…]

Yampatika

YampatikaOrganization Name:  Yampatika

Agency Description:
Main goal: To develop environmental learning opportunities for residents and guests of NW Colorado. Established in 1992 Yampatika continues to be the only non-profit organization that offers a continuum Yampatika-Photo2of educational services for ages preK through senior citizen in Routt, Moffat & Jackson Counties.

Yampatika operates an Environmental Learning Center at the City of Steamboat Springs-owned Legacy Ranch. The historical ranch is a rural backdrop for cutting edge science programming for youth (incl. at risk), adults & families with camps, school programs, self-guided tours, and snowshoe adventures.

Yampatika is part of a statewide and national movement to create systemic change in schools with our Environmental Literacy Program serving K-5th grades.

Each year we serve 15,000 with safe, enjoyable, and educational outdoor activities that instill a sense of environmental stewardship.
Our offices, Nature Center & Book Store are located within in the USFS Building in Steamboat Springs, CO.

Phone Number:  (970) 871-9151

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