Field Institute of Taos NATURE CHALLENGE!

Field Institute of Taos NATURE CHALLENGE!

Is the outdoors calling you to explore a bit…even right outside your home? Do you like plants and animals and want to learn more about what is in our big, beautiful backyard here in Taos County? Maybe you are an expert and can help identify plants and animals? Join the community-wide Field Institute of Taos ..

SUMMER UPDATES – June 12, 2020

SUMMER UPDATES – June 12, 2020

Contents0.0.1 June 12, 2020 UPDATE1 FIELD INSTITUTE OF TAOS…BECAUSE LIFE HAPPENS OUTSIDE! June 12, 2020 UPDATE At this time, nothing has changed since our May 21 announcement in how we will operate for Summer 2020. We will continue to follow the State of New Mexico guidelines and keep the health and safety of our campers, ..

VIEW ART of NATURE GALLERIES! -a youth art contest

VIEW ART of NATURE GALLERIES! -a youth art contest

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE GALLERIES OF ALL ARTWORK THAT WAS SUBMITTED. CELEBRATE NATURE with FITaos! A fun way for young people to create a work of art inspired by nature. Suggested themes include trees, water, seasons, secret spots, I Play Outside, wildlife, Planet Earth, and anything else having to do with nature. Prizes for ..

I Play Outside – Near Home Activities

I Play Outside – Near Home Activities

We miss you all so much and are sending virtual hugs and high fives! We care deeply about the health and safety of each one of you. We hope you are finding the bright side of the current global situation as you stay close to home, physically distance from those outside your immediate family, and ..

Listen to Our Nature Nuggets and more on our NEW Media Page!

Listen to Our Nature Nuggets and more on our NEW Media Page!

Our local youth work with us to record “Nature Nuggets,” short audio clips investigating one specific topic in nature. You can now listen to these anytime on our website. We hope to have recordings of our monthly radio shows linked on this site soon, as well. Stay tuned for videos and more!

RIDE THE RIFT SUNDAY October 13, 2019!

RIDE THE RIFT SUNDAY October 13, 2019!

It will all happen on Sunday October 13, 2019…the FIFTH ANNUAL RIDE THE RIFT! In 2018, 150 riders of all abilities and ages (5-76 years young) rode for 6 hours at the Taos Overlook trails. Over 50 volunteers helped out. Sponsors stepped up to make the event more memorable. THANK YOU to everyone for joining ..

July 4th RUBBER DUCK RACE!

July 4th RUBBER DUCK RACE!

We invite everyone, including all FITaos kids, families and friends to join us in Taos Ski Valley on July 4th for our 19th Annual July 4th RUBBER DUCK RACE! Family Fun, LIve Music, and more. Race starts at about 2:30pm We will sell 700 ducks so please contact us to sponsor your ducks. PRIZES! $5 per ..

FIT is HIRING for FALL!

FIT is HIRING for FALL!

After School Instructor WANTED! We are now accepting applications for this position within our team: AFTER SCHOOL and EDVENTURE PROGRAM INSTRUCTOR Do you want to join a team of experienced, fun loving, outdoor obsessed, knowledgeable, inspiring, professional, supportive, leaders in the field of outdoor education? If you, or someone you know, think you might be the ..