Visit Gothic This Winter
Come and explore the upper East River Valley this winter - the backcountry touring around Gothic is spectacular! RMBL offers two huts for winter use in Gothic and both are available for skiers and snowshoers. For more information or to check availability, click. HERE.
View of the upper East River valley (photo by Dr. George Aldridge).
Join RMBL for a Life-changing Summer!
Independent research is at the core of every student's summer in Gothic and RMBL offers an intensive mountain field work experience that includes immersion in an active scientific community. Learn more about our education program and check out the 2014 Coursework Flyer HERE.
Photo of 2013 students on their first hike up to East Maroon Pass by David Beigel.
A New RMBL Community Center in 2014
A RMBL supporter offered to donate $250,000 to the new Gothic Community Center if we could meet their match by January 31, 2014. We met the match! Thank you to all who helped us reach this milestone! While the building has the green light, we still need to complete the Legacy Campaign. DONATE Today!
Summer May Be Over In Gothic...
But research teams from around the country are back at their home labs, analyzing data, writing papers, and planning for new experiments for next season. Join RMBL this winter as we highlight some of the blogs and lab websites that share their Rocky Mountain research with the world. Check out the Computational, Evolutionary and Human Genomics blog at Stanford University HERE.
Butterfly and Indian Paintbrush in Gothic (photo by Dr. George Aldridge).
RMBL has raised almost $2 million of the $2.9 million needed to build the new Gothic Community Center, but the urgency to build the new building is heightened because construction will take two summers, due to Gothic’s inaccessibility in winter. Help us finish this project with a donation to the new Community Center today! Learn more...
Behind the construction zone, Enders Dining Hall and Mammal Lab cabin are buttoned up for winter. Photo by Laurel Runcie