Mission and Vision

Mission: To deepen understanding and promote conservation of alpine plants and fragile mountain environments.

Vision: To be an internationally acclaimed botanic garden for alpine horticulture, education and conservation.
“In the end we will conserve only what we love; we will love only what we understand; and we will understand only what we have been taught.”   ― Baba Dioum, Senegalese Conservationist

Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Strategic Plan 2017-2019