Summer Youth Programs

Children explore cottonwood creek during a Summer Explorer Program
Summer Explorers explore Cottonwood Creek during a program.

Summer Explorers 2017

Grant-Kohrs Ranch summer youth programs offer kids great opportunities to learn about the natural and cultural world through fun hands on activities.

Join the FREE fun every Tuesday from June 20, 2017 - August 15, 2017

Please register at least 1 week before the program.




Exploring Ecosystems - June 20th, 1 pm - 4 pm
From wetlands to grasslands - learn about the different habitats on the ranch.
Fun for kids 5 and up.

Pollinators and Seed Spreaders - June 27th, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Sometimes, plants need a little help. Who lends a hand? Come and find out!
Fun for kids of all ages.

Livestock - July 11th,1 pm - 4 pm
On the ranch’s branding day, come learn about horses, cattle, and their importance.
Fun for kids ages 5 and up.

Magnificent Mammals - July 18th, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Learn about the many kinds of wild mammals that call the ranch home.
Fun for kids of all ages.

Water, Water, Everywhere – July 25th, 1 pm - 4 pm
Water is important to the ranch and the wildlife that live on it. Come
explore the Clark Fork River and see why!
Fun for kids ages 5 and up and those who like to get wet/dirty!

Native Games – August 1st, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Learn about Montana’s diverse population by playing Native American games.
Fun for all kids of all ages.

Beautiful Birds - August 8th, 1 pm - 4 pm
Learn all about our flying friends - and get up close and personal with special guests from the Montana Raptor Conservation Center!
Fun for kids of all ages.

Solving the Problem of Pollution – August 15th, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
How does pollution effect habitats? Find out, and also learn what you can do to help!
Fun for kids of all ages.

Call 406-846-2070 ext. 302 for more information or to register.

*Participants must register at least 1 week in advance*

Last updated: May 30, 2017

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Mailing Address:

266 Warren Lane
Deer Lodge, MT 59722

Phone:

(406) 846-2070 x250

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