Montana Practical Permaculture Design Certificate Course

Sage Mountain CenterEvents

Rathvinden Farm, Bozeman, Montana July 15-27, 2016 Learn how to design an abundant and healthy life for yourself and your community. This summer, Broken Ground and Inside Edge Design are excited to offer a 13-day Permaculture Design Course (PDC). Rooted in the teachings of Bill Mollison, David Holmgren, and Rosemary Morrow, students will receive the 72-hour core permaculture curriculum, and … Read More

2016 Latest News

Sage Mountain CenterYear Highlights

Last year rolled on by and we are currently in the middle of decent 2016 winter with good snow levels. We wonder if it is going to be another hot, crisp summer. The weather is always on our mind. Below is an update of the progress we’ve made so far, as well as the activities already set in motion. And enjoy … Read More

TV Casting Call for Sustainable Building Reality Show!

Sage Mountain CenterCenter Projects

Sage Mountain Center has been working with a production company out of Los Angeles to create two TV shows involving alternative construction. We are looking for builders and teams familiar with cordwood/straw bale construction and general alternative construction skills (Sage Mountain Center will not have a team but will be the Project Director). The shows are being pitched to Discovery … Read More

8-Week Yoga Class in Butte

Sage Mountain CenterEvents, Yoga Class

January 4 through February 22, 2016 When: Mondays at 6:00 pm — 7:30 pm Where: Aldersgate United Methodist Church 1621 Thorton (corner of Grand Ave. and Thorton Ave), Butte, MT Why: For relaxation, flexibility, and strength Who: Beginner and intermediate level Bring: Loose, comfortable clothes, ½ empty stomach, yoga pad (premium yoga pads will be for sale for $20.) Announcement: … Read More

Krater Garden – 2015

Sage Mountain CenterCenter Projects

Last summer with the help of Zach Weiss, our Sepp Holzer Krater Garden was constructed. The legendary author and teacher Sepp Holzer himself shared his vision and knowledge with 50 attendees during a week-long workshop as we quickly assembled the team of dump trucks, excavators, and hand tools. The initial shape was formed during the workshop and throughout the remainder … Read More


Sage Mountain CenterCenter Happenings

Late fall of last year we noticed a raven regularly visiting the Crater Garden. Each evening around 6pm he would hobble into the garden to snack and drink. His wing was broken and dragging on the ground. After careful consideration we decided to catch him and see if his wing was repairable. Ravens are very intelligent birds and he let … Read More