York Street gardens will close at noon on Friday, Dec. 9. Chatfield Farms will be closed during the day on Dec. 9. Both York Street and Chatfield Farms will be open for Blossoms of Light and Trail of Lights on Dec. 9.
It seems far fetched to think that winter is on the way--especially now that we're sweltering in Denver--but one of the features of the alpine tundra is that summer is never more than three weeks away!
Bristlecone pine forest on Mount Goliath
- Allium pikeanum on Mount Goliath
- Dead bristlecone on Mount Goliath
- Alpine forget-me-not (Eritrichium aretioides) on Mount Evans summit
- Dwarf cornel (Cornus canadensis) on Squaw Pass
A trip up to Denver Botanic Gardens Mount Goliath site is the perfect escape for a hot summer day! But those days are slipping away...