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Crosby Lodge

 

Crosby Lodge Amenities:
  • One-level building
  • 14 dormitory-style lodging rooms
  • Two classrooms (International and Science Classrooms)
  • Large beautiful lounge/meeting area (Crosby Lounge)
  • Each lodge room features private modular bathroom and 4 sets of bunks (2 rooms are ADA accessible)
  • Lodging capacity of up to 56 adults (lower bunks only) or 112 students (top and bottom bunks) with optional bedding
  • Stunning murals & recycled mosaics in hallway and classrooms
  • Heated and cooled by our geothermal heat pump system
  • Powered by our 31.4 kw solar photovoltaic system, 3.7 kw wind turbine and 22 solar hot water panels
  • Wireless Internet and AV capabilities/ equipment
  • Available for schools, groups, conferences and retreats!
Energy Conservation Improvements:
  • 20 southwest & 2 southeast facing domestic solar hot water for showers/sinks
  • Bedroom thermostats that can be regulated from computer, with 8 F adjustment range by participant
  • Low-flow shower heads 1.25 gpm
  • LED bulbs for reading lamps
  • 3.7 kw wind turbine
  • Parking Lot Shoebox 400 w, replaced with 80w induction light
  • Rain Barrel
  • 65 ton, 30 wells @ 206 feet deep Geothermal Ground Source Heat Pumps (Geoexchange)
  • Variable Speed Drive for Geothermal pumps
  • Automatic geothermal shutoff for outside air temp between 65 -75F
  • Air Handler Exchangers control shutoff with manual override for 4 areas
  • 31.2 kw of grid-tied Solar PV system feeding into Crosby and Dining Hall
  • Exterior lighting switched from 13 w CFLs to 9 w LEDs
  • 0.5 gpm aerators on hand washing sinks
  • Weather stripping along exterior doorways
  • Insulation of 16” blown cellulose in attic and eaves
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