May

Tour - Rock Alpine Garden

Mike Kintgen, Denver Botanic Gardens’ Curator of Alpine Collections, leads a tour of the Gardens’ Rock Alpine Garden near its flora peak and talks how participants can create some of this beautify in their yard.

Price: $12, $10 members

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June

Tour - Denver Water-wise Garden Tour

Interested in how to create a garden that will use less of Colorado’s precious water supply? Join this self-guided tour of local urban water-wise gardens. See how fellow Denverites have creatively used native and low water use plants, greywater, harvested water to grow beautiful landscapes....Read more

2017 Horticulture Home Garden Tour: Habitat Hero Gardens

A Habitat Hero is a gardener who, certified by the Audubon Rockies, includes diverse planting layers through the use of native and regionally adapted plants, provides shelter and nesting opportunities, offers natural food and water sources, does not spread invasive species of plants and does...Read more

July

Trip - Photographing Mountain Lakes & Landscapes

Vail, Colorado

Lakes, rivers, and waterfalls -- Vail offers a great diversity of water features and sublime opportunities to photograph the mountains at their finest. Join Scott Dressel-Martin, Denver Botanic Gardens’ official photographer, for a multi-day photography...Read more

Trip - Photographing Mountain Lakes & Landscapes

Vail, Colorado

Lakes, rivers, and waterfalls -- Vail offers a great diversity of water features and sublime opportunities to photograph the mountains at their finest. Join Scott Dressel-Martin, Denver Botanic Gardens’ official photographer, for a multi-day photography...Read more

August

Trip - Natures' Adaptations: River to Desert with Denver Botanic Gardens

Join the Denver Botanic Gardens and Centennial Canoe Outfitters, Inc., for a leisurely, guided and outfitted, 31- mile canoe trip through the Escalante and Dominguez Canyons Wilderness Area on the Gunnison River. While canoeing, camping, and hiking along the scenic waters of the Gunnison River...Read more

Colorado Foodways: A Celebration of Local Food

* This program takes place at Denver Botanic Gardens' Chatfield Farms located at C-470 and Wadsworth *

Chatfield Farms’ annual celebration of Colorado history, music and food featuring local chefs, tours and live music. Traditional Colorado dishes with regionally sourced ingredients...Read more

Trip - Natures' Adaptations: River to Desert with Denver Botanic Gardens

Join the Denver Botanic Gardens and Centennial Canoe Outfitters, Inc., for a leisurely, guided and outfitted, 31- mile canoe trip through the Escalante and Dominguez Canyons Wilderness Area on the Gunnison River. While canoeing, camping, and hiking along the scenic waters of the Gunnison River...Read more

Colorado Foodways: A Celebration of Local Food

* This program takes place at Denver Botanic Gardens' Chatfield Farms located at C-470 and Wadsworth *

Chatfield Farms’ annual celebration of Colorado history, music and food featuring local chefs, tours and live music. Traditional Colorado dishes with regionally sourced ingredients...Read more

September

Tour - DBG Water-wise Gardens

Join Dan Johnson, Curator and Associate Director of Horticulture, on a tour throughout the Gardens’ waterwise gardens and talks about specific plants and gardening techniques used to conserve water.

Price: $12, $10Read more