Fun, Hands-on Learning Since 1954
Thorne Nature Experience, formerly Thorne Ecological Institute, was founded in Boulder, Colorado in 1954 by Dr. Oakleigh Thorne, II and is currently celebrating 59 years of connecting youth to nature through joyful, hands-on, place-based environmental education experiences. During the past five decades, Thorne has connected more than 200,000 children, teens, and adults to nature and become a nationally recognized leader in the field of environmental education. Today, Thorne’s Summer Camp, In-School Program, and Field Trips reach more than 7,000 Boulder County and Front Range youth each year.
The weather is looking more and more like spring, and it'll be summer before we know it! Don't let your child miss out on hands-on fun in nature with Thorne Summer Camp, the Front Range's BEST safe, fun outdoor experiences! Go to www.thornenature.org/programs/summer-camps to sign up now!
Since 1957, Thorne Summer Camp in Boulder and Littleton has been connecting youth to nature! Each summer, Thorne offers 145 Camp Experiences for youth ages 3-15. Thorne’s Camp Experiences allow youth to explore in nature and offer just the right mix of fun and hands-on learning. Popular “Camp Experi…
Thorne’s After School Program participants LOVE Clif Bar CLIF Kid’s new Zfruit + Veggie flavors. Thanks to both Clif Bar and Clif Kid for both helping fund our After School Program and donating tasty snacks!
Feathered friends are returning to Sombrero Marsh, and we saw one of our summer favorites back in Boulder on Monday! Anyone know what this species is called?
Since 1957, Thorne Summer Camp in Boulder and Littleton has been connecting youth to nature! Each summer, Thorne offers 145 Camp Experiences for youth ages 3-15. Thorne’s Camp Experiences allow […]
Thorne’s Mission is to build Earth stewardship by connecting youth to nature through joyful, hands-on, place-based environmental education experiences.
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Boulder, CO 80308