Are you a lover of science and the outdoors? You can do both in this program just for girls. This 5-day program takes you outdoors to hike, explore, and learn about the world around you.


Te encanta las ciencias y estar explorando la naturaleza? Usted puede hacer los dos con este programa de 5 dias solamente para niñas. La programa te lleva a caminar, explorar y aprender de la naturaleza que está alrededor de ti.

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GALS is a summer science program for high school girls to engage with science while backpacking through the wilderness. GALS was created to increase hands-on science opportunities for students who identify as Latina.

During this 5-day experience, you will learn ecology, earth science, and other topics by exploring your surroundings with our program leaders and during activities with naturalists and scientists. This mentally, physically, and academically challenging program rewards you with a deep understanding of your natural surroundings, field research, and your own leadership strengths.

GALS strives to cultivate a passion for environmental science and stewardship, develop leadership abilities, enhance critical thinking skills, and promote teamwork. This program provides you with the unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in science and experiential education while immersed in a supportive community of peers.

Participants will learn about research and take their skills to Rocky Mountain National Park to do their own studies, backpack, and camp.

The program is open to girls, ages 14-19.

Session 1: July 23-27

Session 2: July 30- August 3

Where: Longmont, Boulder and Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Cost: $100/Participant (scholarship assistance available)

For more information, contact [email protected]

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