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2017 Summit County Garden Tour

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Summit County Community and Senior Center

0083 Nancy's Place

Frisco, Colorado 80443

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Tour beautiful, private gardens in Summit County Colorado between 9AM and 3PM on Saturday, July 22. Tickets are $10 purchased here or $15 on the day of the Tour, payable at registration in the Summit County Community & Senior Center. At registration you will be provided with details of the gardens on the Tour, and offered light breakfast items provided by our members. You must check in by 10:45 AM to participate in the Garden Tour.

In addition, during registration, local artists and the SC Garden Club will have artwork on display and available for purchase.

This year's tour gardens are in northern half of the county – Frisco, Silverthorne and Keystone.

Exchange the ticket you purchase from this site for a Tour Guidebook at the Community and Senior Center in Frisco between 8:30AM and 10:45AM on Saturday, July 22. Please arrive before 10:45 AM as registration will close promptly at that time.

At an elevation of 9000 to 10000 feet, you will view stunning perennial and alpine plants, trees and flowers in beautiful mountain settings. The gardens are mixed. Some are designed by the homeowner and some designed professionally.

The Tour is a photographer's dream. Bring your camera and enjoy the day. The diversity of gardens will provide many ideas for your own garden.

At registration on Saturday morning, enjoy a continental breakfast with coffee, tea, juice and baked goods made by our members. This breakfast receives rave reviews every year!

There are restaurants throughout all the garden area Towns for you to enjoy for lunch or post event refreshment.

Directions to registration at the Community Center in Frisco:. From I 70, use exit 203, Frisco exit. Proceed south on Summit Blvd through Frisco. The next traffic light after passing Frisco's Main Street is County Rd 1004 aka Peak One Blvd. Turn right. The road curves. The first left is Nancy's Place. Turn left and then left again into the Community & Senior Center parking lot.

Coming from the south: Take Hwy 9 through Breckenridge. Continue on Hwy 9 north to Frisco. (Frisco is about 10 miles from Breckenridge.) After passing the Hospital and the Adventure Park, make a left at the next traffic light, County Rd 1004 aka Peak One Blvd. The road curves. The first left is Nancy's Place. Turn left and then left again into the Community & Senior Center parking lot.

Additional Tour notes: Wear comfortable shoes that work well for uneven ground, rock and gravel walkways and steps. A hat and sun tan lotion are advised for a sunny day. A supply of drinking water in your vehicle is recommended.

Proceeds of this Tour fund a scholarship for a Colorado Mountain College student studying plant-related science. Additional funds provide grants to other County and Town public gardens, especially the Breckenridge Alpine Garden which is maintained by our members. We thank you for your support.

The Tour poster will be available for purchase at registration. The original painting will be offered to the public by silent auction. Also, posters from previous years will be on sale as will SCGC notecards. Summit County's Women of Watercolor will be at the event’s registration area between 8:00 and 10:30 AM, displaying beautiful paintings of our gorgeous alpine flora. These treasures will be for sale.

We look forward to seeing you at the Tour!! Thank you for your support.

Have questions about 2017 Summit County Garden Tour? Contact Summit County Garden Club

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