Schedule a Tour

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Photo: Werner Slocum/NREL

The Colorado Agrivoltaic Learning Center offers 60 minute tours of the nation’s largest agrivoltaic research site, Jack’s Solar Garden, from May 1st through October 30th.

 

Location: 8102 N. 95th Street Longmont, CO 80504

*Note: All tour departures are dependent on farm conditions and weather

Public Tours

Public Tours are held every Saturday at 10:00am May 1st through October 30th. You must sign up for the public tour by 5:00pm the night before the public tour.

Pricing

Adult Admission: $15*

College Admission: $5

17 & Under Admission: Free

*If you cannot manage the admission fee send a note to tours@coagrivoltaic.org. We can give discounted or complimentary admission

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K-12 Tours

School tours will begin Fall 2021.

Teachers! Are you interested in learning more about our offerings? 

 

Contact andy@coagrivoltaic.org to arrange a free teacher tour.

Pricing

Prices will be finalized Summer 2021

Corporate and Private Tours

Want to get your company or social group out to see Jack's Solar Garden? Corporate and private group tours are available and must be reserved at least a week in advance of the tour date.

Pricing

Company Tours: $200 flat rate for groups up to 20

Community/ Non-profit Tours: $100 flat rate for groups up to 20

 

To schedule your tour email tours@coagrivoltaic.org

Can’t make it out to Jack’s Solar Garden in Colorado? Take this virtual tour for Middle and High School students

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I park for the tour?


There is adequate parking at the farm. Please enter through the driveway to the farmhouse (8102 N95th St. Longmont, CO 80504), continue to the back of the farmhouse and find a spot to park your vehicle. Buses can drop off passengers and turn around in the driveway behind the farmhouse.




What should I bring on the tour?


Please bring a hat, water and any snacks you need as it can get hot on summer days. The tour will take place outside. Please wear close-toed shoes that can be on uneven surfaces.




What if there is a storm?


If there is lightning or other severe weather in the area the tour will be canceled. We will try to inform the group the morning of a tour if it looks as if severe weather is likely.




Do you have a restroom?


We have one, non-ADA accessible, porta potty.




Is your site accessible?


The tour site does not have paved paths. All tours take place on rough terrain and therefore is not ADA accessible. Our outreach team does do off-site presentations, if you are interested in these opportunities please contact us at info@coagrivoltaic.org.




Can I bring my pet?


We do not allow pets on the site. Leashed service animals are allowed during a tour. Any participant with a service animal deemed unruly will be asked to leave.




Can we visit without a reservation?


No. You must have a scheduled tour to view the agrivoltaic site. We do not allow free roaming admission.




Do you conduct agrivoltaic consulting?


The Colorado Agrivoltaic Learning Center does not consult farmers and developers how to conduct agrivoltaic practices, however, we connect those interested to the right resource. If you would like to learn more send an email to info@coagrivoltaic.org.




Where are you located?


We are located at Jack's Solar Garden at 8102 N 95th St. Longmont, CO 80504.




Do you have an indoor exhibit area?


We do not have an indoor exhibit area. All programs are based outside. Interpretive props are used throughout the tour.




How long are the tours?


Tours are 60 minutes in duration and cover roughly a half-mile of walking distance.