The Nature Connection

The Nature Connection - Who are we?

The Nature Connection's mission is to inspire our communities to connect to nature. We promote healthy lifestyles through educational, fun and energized outdoor experiences.

TNC is hiring!

We are excited to announce our many 2019 summer pathways opportunities - please visit our Youth Outdoor Network page for descriptions and applications. *New this year: Cedaredge Intern // Olathe Intern // TNC Bike and Gear Tech*

We are hiring a full-time Program Coordinator position based out of our Hotchkiss hub. Visit the Delta County School District website for details.

Generation Wild



Summer Internship Opportunities

We've posted the available summer internship opportunities for 2019. Click here to see them.

Upcoming Events

Delta County Recreation Map

Delta County Recreation MapDownload the Delta County Recreation Map (380MB). For more information see insets.

More details are available with the Grand Mesa Nordic Council, Bureau of Land Management, and the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison National Forest websites.

Donations Appreciated

The Nature Connection is funded by Great Outdoors Colorado, Delta County schools, and other partners and donors. Please consider making a donation today to help us meet our goals!

Youth Outdoor Network Articles

Read these student written articles from the Youth Outdoor Network: