• Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park

    Black Canyon Of The Gunnison

    National Park Colorado


Ice, Snow, Water and Mist

Water as a solid, liquid and gas is investigated in this unit, identifying each phase and how it impacts our daily life. An operational model, group activities, and a story are used to graphically portray the various stages of water, one of our most vital natural resources. (30 minutes)

Lesson Plan

Pre/Post Visit Activities (799k pdf)

Changing With The Seasons

This interactive, highly visual program highlights changes in people and animals through the four seasons. (30 minutes)

Lesson Plan

Pre/Post-Visit Activities (217k pdf)

Did You Know?


Torrence & Fellows were the first explorers to successfully navigate the Black Canyon, hiking and swimming with the assistance of rubber air mattresses.