Welcome to CRMPI


Welcome to the Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute, a high altitude demonstration forest garden and training facility located 7200’ above sea level in beautiful Basalt, Colorado.  CRMPI has been offering annual Permaculture Design classes for 25 years and is one of the oldest continually operating Permaculture facilities in the United States.  In addition to Permaculture Design training, CRMPI also offers hands-on demonstration site tours, an on-site edible landscaping nursery, and weekend workshops.



Click here to download your FREE “Permaculture Principles” Brochure!

What's happening at CRMPI?

28th Annual PDC @ CRMPI!

Join us August 10th - 23rd, 2014 Click here for more information. This course fills quickly so register now!

Living Permaculture Radio Show on KDNK

88.1 FM Carbondale, Glenwood

88.3 FM Aspen

88.5 Basalt, Redstone

Time: Every 4th Wednesday of the Month, 4:30pm

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