San Juan Field School - Colorado

It is our mission
To provide field-based experiential education programs to students, teachers and community members designed to cultivate a deeper understanding of the cultural and natural history of the San Juan Mountains, and in so doing, foster a sense of place and commitment to environmental stewardship. 

Your staff did a great job and they were fun to get to know. It is so admirable that both you and your company has such a dedication to education and to ensuring the future of our environment. We will definitely be back - and when we do we will give you a call!

- Rock Island , IL

The San Juan Field School/ Telluride Avalanche School promotes environmental stewardship and community connectivity through field-based, experiential education courses within the mountains and rivers of the San Juan Region. We share in outdoor activities with teachers, students, and members of our communities while providing a wide range of educational opportunities. 

The San Juan Field School/ Telluride Avalanche School is a non-advocacy organization which believes in education that empowers individuals to develop a desire to learn and a sense of place so that they may bettercare for their own landscapes, wherever they may be in the world.

The programs of the San Juan Field School are made possible in part by the generous support of the following entities:

* CASE fund, Town of Telluride
* San Juan Outdoor School, LLC
* San Miguel County
* Telluride Mountain Village Owners Association
* Telluride R-1 School District
* Telluride Foundation

Make a tax deductible donation...
The San Juan Field School is a non-profit, tax-exempt, 501(c)3 organization that subsists entirely on the generous support of it's sponsors. If you believe in field-based experiential education and would like to make a tax-deductible donation to our programming, please contact us. For donations of $1,000 or more, we will provide you and up to 3 guests with a custom 1-day educational excursion into the Telluride Region.