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Rocky Mountain Center for Preservation


Most activities will take place in Twin Lakes, Colorado, a historic mining and resort town at nearly 10,000 feet above sea level.

Excursions to nearby mountain communities will include the Tabor Opera House in Leadville, the St. Elmo ghost town, and the Buena Vista Heritage Museum.

Staying Here

Dormitories are available at the Colorado Mountain College Leadville Campus.

Dormitory Lodging at Colorado Mountain College per week per person: $332 shared, $514 private

Breakfast/Lunch in Twin Lakes on work days per week: $130, one dinner per week included.

Free dispersed camping is available nearby on a first come, first served basis. Leadville offers a variety of options for every budget if you prefer to find your own lodging. Early reservations strongly encouraged. The Lake County Tourism Panel has listings of lodging options.

Getting Here

Participants will be responsible for their own transportation to and from Twin Lakes. From Denver, the Bustang West Line and Lake County Link can connect you to Leadville. Car pooling is encouraged during the week.

A three-story red brick building with store front windows at the front and arched windows on the second and third floors.

Tabor Opera House