11 Luxury Destinations with an Eco-Conscience
An Earth Day ode to upscale resorts that practice sustainability in noble and novel ways.
Devils Thumb Ranch
The private wine-cellar dining, organic treatments, heated pool, and 37-seat movie theater at this spa and resort strive for energy efficiency wherever possible: the fireplaces are crafted from nearby rockslide stone; The parking lot is made of recycled asphalt; and the 16 cabin lodges utilize beetle-kill pine, reclaimed wood, and recycled spruce. Other sustainable practices include a pollution-reducing geothermal heating system and a dedication to using only low-phosphorous cleaning products.