Master Naturalist Workshops
Become a master naturalist in the Rocky Mountains!
How to Book
1. Choose what session dates work best for your schedule and interests! Workshops listed below.
All workshops are $200. Lodging and meals are booked separately.
2. Make Your Lodging Reservations & Learn About Meals
Enjoy a getaway while becoming a master naturalist! The YMCA of the Rockies offers a variety of cabins and hotel-style lodge rooms for a comfortable stay. Book online or call 888-613-9622 to make your reservation.
Meals are not included but can be purchased on-site during the sessions at the Aspen Dining Hall, a cafeteria-style service open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Rustic Cafe, located in the Administration Building offers light snacks, salads and sandwiches.
Elk Ecology Master Naturalist with Steve Johnson - ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT!
October 9 - 11, 2023 - call to register: 970-586-3341 ext. 1104
Fall is the time for elk to be in rut, a fascinating behavioral change. This course allows participants to learn all about elk behavior in breeding season. Listen to the elk bugle and watch the spectacular display of two bull elk sparring over the female group called a harem.