Families & Activities
Should I bring my family?

Yes! Many TSRC scientists bring their families with them every year. Telluride Science aims to be as family friendly as possible, with families welcome for breakfast and at the TSRC BBQ on Wednesday nights.

There are many excellent programs for kids that will give them a great experience in the mountains while you attend your workshop. Discounts are available with many providers. Please inquire if interested, and we'll provide discount codes or other information and support when available.

If there's something that you need that you don't see here, please email Sara Friedberg.

Note to breastfeeding mothers:
TSRC always supplies a private room for breastfeeding or pumping purposes at the TSRC facility. You may make a reservation through TSRC on-site staff for certain time-slots each day; otherwise, it is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

All-Day Care, Children under 7

The following local providers accept drop-in students during the summer months. Please contact the providers as soon as you know your dates of travel so that they can schedule your child for the days that you need. For all-day care during workshops held September through March, please contact the Cubs Camp Nursery at Telluride Ski Resort.

Cubs Camp Nursery at Telluride Ski Resort (Ages 2 months - 4 years)
*Cubs Camp Nursery is the most likely option for drop-in care for just a few days.
Rascals (1-3 yrs) – Rainbow Preschool (3-5 yrs) – Rockies (5-7 yrs)
Mountain Sprouts (Ages 3-5)
Telluride Preschool (Ages 3-5)
Mountain Munchkins (Ages Infant-5)

All-Day, Monday through Thursday Summer Camps

Telluride Academy
Pinhead Institute, A Smithsonian Affiliate
Ah Haa School for the Arts
Eco Adventures
Telluride Skate Camp

Half-Day and/or All-Day, Single and/or Multi-Day Programs

Ah Haa School for the Arts
Pinhead Institute, A Smithsonian Affiliate
Eco Adventures
San Juan Outdoors School
Telluride Skate Camp
Telluride Adventure Center

Programs or Activities for Kids

Telluride Historical Museum
Telluride Town Park
Wilkinson Public Library
Boot Doctors-Paragon Sports
Mountain Village Bike Park
Ride with Roudy
Telluride Outside


Telluride Sitters or call 970.708.0170
Annie’s Nannies or call 970.728.2991

Telluride Science Research Center
Post Office Box 2429, Telluride CO 81435
Tel: + 970.708.4426
Email: info@telluridescience.org
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