On the Roof of the Rocky Mountains
A new book celebrating Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, its stunning alpine botanic collections, and its dedication to the conservation of high elevation mountain plants and habitats in North America and across the globe.
When you purchase the book here, you are supporting a team of scientists, educators, horticulturists, and volunteers who, together, work to conserve the alpine environment and curate a beautiful space for the community to enjoy.
EXPLORE BETTY FORD ALPINE GARDENS
THROUGH THE PAGES OF
ON THE ROOF OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS
THE BOTANICAL LEGACY OF
BETTY FORD ALPINE GARDENS
VAIL'S ALPINE TREASURE
100% OF THE PROCEEDS OF YOUR PURCHASE GO DIRECTLY TO THE GARDENS FOR CONSERVATION RESEARCH AND EDUCATION
On the Roof of the Rocky Mountains presents an informative narrative and photographic journey through of one of the most beautiful and distinguished high altitude (8,200 feet) botanical gardens in the world. Photographs and images captured by worldwide photographers bring the majesty and beauty of alpine environments across the globe into focus. Garden photography by Vail photographer Todd Winslow Pierce highlights several hundred of images from the gardens.