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Site Tours
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Straw Bale Construction, Earth & Lime Finishes and other Natural Building Techniques

We welcome you to come take a tour of our several small experimental buildings.  A variety of natural building techniques and finishes can be seen.  There are more than a dozen straw bale sheds and cottages on site.  The main house and guest house are primarily adobe.

See photos of all the Canelo Buildings.

2016 Tour dates:
January 7, 2017
March 18, 2017
August 5, 2017
October 7, 2017

All scheduled tours are on Saturdays.

They start at 1:30pm. and usually last a couple hours.

Suggested donation is $10/per person.
Children are free.
We are non-profit and all donations are appreciated.

Private tours are also available upon request.
Call or contact us to set up tour times.  Cost is $15/person.

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