EUREKA! Explorations

EUREKA! Explorations 2019 Trips


Moab Explorations: March 25-26

Registration fee $275

Drive to Arches National Park ~ Hike to Delicate Arch ~ Sound & Light Jet Boat Tour ~ Moab Giants Dinosaur Park & Museum


Ancient Architects Explorations: April 16-18

Registration fee $310 members

Drive to Cortez ~ Visit the Anasazi Heritage Center ~ Tour the Mesa Verde ~ 700 Year Tour with Aramark ~ Balcony House Tour


Yellowstone National Park Explorations: June 3-9

Registration fee $1900

One night in Cody, WY ~ Buffalo Bill Center of the Western Museum ~ Three Nights at Canyon Lodge in Yellowstone National Park ~ Roosevelt Cookout & Wagon Ride ~ Evening Wildlife Tour ~ Lake Butte Sunset Tour ~ One night in West Yellowstone ~ Grizzly Bear & Wolf Discover Center ~ Scenic float on the Snake River ~ One night in Jackson Hole, WY


True Grit Explorations: July 31-Aug 1

Registration fee $195

Explore the unforgettable sites of the Academy Award winning classic, “True Grit” ~ Eat at True Grit Café ~ Visit the Ouray Historical Museum ~ Hike at Box Canyon Falls


Leadville Fall Foliage Explorations: Sept 18-19

Registration fee $230

Travel to Leadville to enjoy the fall colors ~ Visit the National Mining Museum ~ Explore the Healy House ~ Stop at the National Fish Hatchery ~ Take the Leadville Train Leaf Peeping Ride


Utah Explorations: Oct 25-27

Registration fee $475

Enjoy a unique experience of staying at the Pine Valley Lodge nestled in the Dixie National Forest ~ Explore Bryce Canyon National Park ~ Tour the Pine Valley Chapel ~ Visit St. George Dinosaur Discovery & Mountain Massacre Site ~ Enjoy “The Sound of Music” at the Tuachan Theater


Glenwood Springs Explorations: Dec 12-13

Registration fee $200

See the holiday Vaudeville Show in Glenwood ~ Participate in a hands-on art class ~ Stay overnight in Glenwood ~ Tour the Redstone Castle

EUREKA! Explorations 2019 Day Trips


Ouray Explorations

January 24 from 8:00am - 5:00pm

Registration fee $45

Drive to Ouray ~ Tour the Ute Indian Museum ~ View the Ice Festival ~ Visit Mouse’s Chocolates & Coffee


CBI Explorations

February 19 from 4:30pm—8pm

Registration fee $10

Meet at the CBI regional office here in Grand Junction. Learn about what the CBI staff is responsible for and how they use the latest state-of-the-art techniques.


Vail Valley Explorations

April 30 from 7:45am - 5:30pm

Registration fee $35

Enjoy an interactive concert at the Vilar Performing Arts Center ~ Visit the Walking Mountains Science Center


Evening With The Stars Explorations

July 9 from 6:15pm - 10:45pm

Registration fee $30

Travel with EUREKA! to the Grand Mesa Observatory ~ View Saturn at Opposition ~ Learn about astronomy from the Western Colorado Astronomy Club


Fields & Fruits Horse Drawn Wagon Explorations

AUGUST 7 from 8am-1pm

Registration fee $65

Enjoy a horse drawn wagon ride around Palisade ~ Learn about Grand Valley agriculture ~ All participants receive an engraved wine glass, wine samples, fruit & cheese ~ Meet at location TBD


Water In The Valley Explorations


Registration fee $30

Spend a day learning about Water in the Grand Valley ~ Go on a behind the scenes tour of the Cameo Roller Dam ~ Enjoy a pizza and salad lunch ~ Tour Ute Water ~ Explore the Water in the West Exhibit at EUREKA!