Hours: Wed-Sun from 10AM - 4PM

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Winter Drop off Program


Winter Drop Off Program


Saturdays: 10am-1pm

Sundays: 1pm-4pm

For Ages: 1-6 yrs.

$35 per drop off/ $180 for 6 punch pass

Begins weekend of December 6th

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Drop your child at The Trailhead on Saturdays and/or Sundays this winter to experience all the wonderful exhibits we have to offer. Each small group of 4 or 5 children is lead by a highly trained Trailhead staff member who spends time with your child exploring and creating while you have the opportunity to ski, relax, shop, or just take a break!

Spaces are limited and must be reserved in advance!

To reserve, please call 970-349-7160

or email info@trailheadkids.org

**Please bring a snack/lunch and a water bottle or sippy cup for your child.

**We require that children in diapers be changed upon arrival and diapers, wipes, and a change of clothes be left with us at The Trailhead.


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Thanksgiving Break Camp


Thanksgiving Break Camp

November 24th, 25th, 26th, & 28th

9am – 3pm

$42 a day/ $40 for members

MONDAY: Print Making – Rollers, paints, stamps, the list goes on to create one-of-a-kind art work.

TUESDAY: Smoke Shooters, Egg-cellent Experiments & Secret Messages-Fun filled day of science experiments

WEDNESDAY: Gratitude Trees - Create a fun sculpture working with wire all while getting in the mood for the Holidays


FRIDAY: Dinosaurs vs Robots - 3-Dimensional project exploring forms and using tons of imagination

Click HERE to register and pay online.

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Trailhead Library Passes

The Trailhead Children’s Museum

is now partners with

Gunnison County Library District!

You and your family can now  check out the Trailhead visitor passes at either the Little Rock Library in Crested Butte or the Gunnison County Library in Gunnison, and all you need is a library card!

*Passes are located at each library and may be checked out for one week.

*This pass contains a 4-person admission into The Trailhead for one day.

*You can use this pass with friends or family.

Passes will be available starting November 3, 2014

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2014 Fall Classes

2014 After School and Pre-K Fall Programs

2014 Fall Programs

Class Running Late September – Early December

We still have spots available in all of our Fall Classes! 9 Week Session (excludes October break and Thanksgiving week).  Class fees will be pro-rated for anyone starting after Sept. 29.

More Details about 2014 Fall Programs

  • MONDAYS 3:45- 5:00p
    PRIMARY ART for ages 5-8
    Every Monday beginning September 29 | $170
  • WEDNESDAYS 4:00- 5:15p 
    CERAMICS: Hand Building and Wheel Throwing for ages 5-8 AND 9-12
    Ages 5-8 3:45- 5:00p | Ages 9-12 5:15- 6:45
    Every Wednesday beginning October 1 | $170 + $20 supply fee
  • FRIDAYS 11:30a – 3:00p
    LITTLE INNOVATORS for ages 3-5
    Every Friday beginning September 26 | See More Details for 3-5 year old or Half Day Kindergarten options
  • FRIDAYS 9:30 – 10:30a
    MUNCHKINS ART for ages 0-4 with accompanying adult
    Every Friday beginning September 26 | 9 classes for $90 5 classes for $65 Drop-in classes for $16
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Night At The Museum – Babysitting

The Third Tuesday of Every Month

5PM – 7:30PM | $25 for up to 2 children, FREE for Members
Join the Trailhead Children’s Museum for an after-hours babysitting event! Drop your kids off for a private evening of fun and excitement with Trailhead Instructors. Children must be 18 months old and walking to attend. Reservations are on a first come first serve basis and you must register in advance. Registration begins the first of each month and you must sign up in person.

Please bring the following to the Trailhead when you drop off your child:

  • a water bottle or sippy cup for your child with their name on it
  • A sack “dinner” (we do have a microwave if things need to be heated)
  • A change of clothes
  • Diapers and wipes if necessary.

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