Round Mountain Institue

Round Mountain Institute, Inc. has always been a work in progress using innovative experiments to create long-lasting productive results. We specialize in hands-on experiential education through high-altitude ecological gardening, renewable energy and sustainable building workshops. Round Mountain Institute is an inspiration for people of all ages. Come and see what we are about and take it home with you to make the Earth a healthier place to live"-Nancy Wicks - founder RMI


Please become a member of Round Mountain Institute or renew your membership! Your financial contribution will ensure that Americans of all ages will continue to experience the joys of living sustainably and in harmony with Mother Earth. Your contribution to Round Mountain Institute, Inc. is tax-deductible to the fullest extend of the law.

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Volunteers are needed at Round Mountain from May through August 2006. I am looking for volunteers for the 2006 growing season who are passionate about learning the ins and outs of high altitude ecological gardening and aren’t afraid to get dirty! Volunteers will learn about high altitude ecological gardening, alternative energy and building and can eat to their hearts content from the garden. After helping out at the farm volunteers are welcome to fill up a bag of produce to take home and enjoy.

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Farm For Sale

After 16 years of homesteading at the base of Round Mountain, I’m ready to move to town! Believe it or not but an era is about to come to an end. I have countless friends and former strangers to thank for the endless hours of volunteering at the farm to make it what it is today. I couldn’t have done it without all of you. The college students from WSC have been especially instrumental in the past few years.

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