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Friday, August 13th​, 2021

For over 20 years, this family-friendly evening has welcomed guests to a night filled with great company, a silent auction, camp songs, and a one-week giveaway trip to Mexico!

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2021 is the Year of Connection

There is much to look forward to in 2021 at Keystone Science School. Being together once again during our Summer Camp season will remind us how important and meaningful our work is, how it truly builds connections - between each other and the natural world.

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Our Mission

Keystone Science School inspires curiosity and critical thinking through the lens of science to change lives and strengthen communities. We create future leaders who can problem solve and work together in an ever-evolving world and workplace environment.

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2021 Summer Camp & Adventures

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Experience the Rocky Mountains of Colorado through our traditional Day Camp and Overnight Camp or the excitement of traveling Discovery Adventures and Expeditions. Campers will create lifelong friendships, explore and learn about the natural world, and gain leadership and wilderness skills.

Since 1976, our beautiful, 23-acre campus nestled in the mountains along the Continental Divide has served as the perfect base camp for a summer full of adventure and new friends.

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Special Thanks to our 2021 Summer of Connection Sponsors


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Meet the Team

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At KSS, we change lives, we bring fun and laughter to everything we do, we care about each other and those we serve, we strive for excellence, we offer competitive compensation and generous benefits, and we are committed to serving students from diverse backgrounds. Summit County’s Best Non-Profit and Best Place to Work (2019)!

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KSS Campus

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Keystone Science School’s historic 23-acre campus is built on the site of the Old Keystone Village, a former railroad and sawmill site which supported silver and gold mining. Our facilities include modern log-style dormitories, a central dining hall, an outdoor amphitheater, and a state-of-the-art observatory.

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Year-Round Programs

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    Summer Camp
    Stay Tuned for 2021

    KSS camp programs blend hands-on science with outdoor, experiential education to create the best summer camp experience.

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    Outdoor Education
    Overnight Field Trips for Schools

    Since 1976, KSS has been providing schools with unique overnight field trips combining Science, Adventure, and Fun!

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    After School
    For Summit County Elementary Students

    After School promotes healthy physical activity and eating behaviors in children. Students participate in a nutrition lesson followed by exercise, games, and a healthy snack.

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    H2O Outdoors
    For High School Students & Teachers

    H2O Outdoors is for high school students and teachers to learn about the many uses of water and the policy which surrounds how Colorado's water is managed.

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