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Get our wildflower guide, Alpine and Subalpine Wildflowers of Clear Creek County, CO.

  • Over 180 Native Plants of Clear Creek County with full-color photos and descriptions
  • Information how our plants have adapted for our high altitude and harsh growing conditions
  • Glossary for plant terms
  • Wilderness tips and survival reminders when hiking into our alpine and subalpine environments
  • What to do if you encounter wildlife while hiking.


Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.