Holden Village Resources


Holden Village Resources

What is Holden Village really like? It can be hard to describe such a unique experience using words alone! Dive into our media library where you can sample the natural beauty and community of Holden Village through the eyes of our guests and volunteers.

From videos detailing the daily rhythms, cycles, and culture of Holden Village, images of Village happenings and wilderness adventures, to podcasts exploring specific features of life , work, and the remote mountain wilderness, you’ll find it all here!


A picture is worth a thousand words! Revel in the awe and wonder of the remote mountain wilderness by checking out the Holden Instagram. Welcome into Holden Hilarity and the splendor of the Cascade mountains, immerse yourself in the community and connection of Holden Village, wherever you are!

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Follow us on social media to stay up to date with all things Holden Village! Be sure to tag us in the great photos from your recent visit!


Learn more about life at Holden Village, with “Day in the Life” videos and interviews with volunteers over the years.

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Holden Village’s vision is to cultivate a more just, sustainable, and compassionate world.
In a world that is deeply divided and frantically paced, Holden Village welcomes dialogue and questions. Drawing from wisdom shared by teaching faculty and the community, Holden holds space to discern faithful and just responses to the critical issues of our time.

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Visit Holden Village This Summer!

It’s not too late to join us for the summer! Make a reservation today to enjoy summer beauty in the Village.

Join us to discuss many of the most salient issues of our time. Engage your body and spirit as you learn the basics of watercolor, practice creative writing, make music, and discover somatic practices.

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Listening to the Holden Village Podcast you’ll learn from firsthand accounts what it is like to live, work, and visit the Railroad Creek Valley. Over the course of 60 years, Holden Village has been transformed from a copper mining town to a vibrant place of education, programming, and worship. Here, we continue to listen to and reflect on our story and history as we discover our place in God’s creative mission in the world.

With nearly 200 episodes over the past decade, the Holden Village Podcast captures an essence of life in the Village. Many episodes inspire and equip seekers for a sustainable life of faith outside the Village. Available wherever you listen to podcasts. Hit “Subscribe” to get notifications on new episodes as they are added!

Audio Archives

Listen to the Audio Archives for an extraordinary collection of teaching sessions recorded over the past 60 years. Included are thousands of hours of material in mp3 format, featuring more than 1,700 presenters and over 13,000 recordings.


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Holden Village is a community where your questions are valued and encouraged. Most programs led by visiting teaching faculty occur during the summer months. However, Holden also invites faculty to teach sessions for special events and retreats throughout the rest of the year.
Check out a list of the 2024 Summer Faculty.