The Build Pagosa Logo

Our aim is for the Build pagosa logo to help people recognize what we’re all about. The logo includes icons of a building and mountain peaks to further nail down the group’s main objective — to work together as a community to build a better future for our wonderful mountain town of Pagosa Springs. Build […]

New video highlights summer work program for Building Trades students

PSHS students make a thumbs-up gesture while leaning on a wooden table.

Our latest video features the PSHS Building Trades summer work program with comments from Build Pagosa board members, interns, and business owners who share their experiences with the program. For more information about the high school’s summer work program, contact Vocational Trades Instructor Tor Hessman at or fill out our summer internship form.

2nd Annual Dog House Auction, Dinner & Dance

Each dog house was expertly built and signed by PSHS students.

The second annual was a fabulous success. Over 150 folks attended. Through the sale of tickets to the event, and from the auctioned items, over $6,000 dollars were raised to support Pagosa Springs High Schools Career and Technical Education programs . Auctioned items included dog houses and a 128 sq. ft. shed built by the […]

Build Pagosa’s first successful fundraiser was in 2018

An illustration that shows Blue Pagosa Students doing their projects.

A barbeque with music by the San Juan Mountain Boys accompanied the auction. The sturdy ,roofed, painted ,and insulated dog houses were built by the first Pagosa High School Building Trades classes. All profits from the auction and ticket sales went to support future classes in the Building Trades.

Welcome to Build Pagosa

A gray-scaled full shot of tools for crafting wooden furniture is arranged on the wall.

Hello! And welcome to the official website for Build Pagosa, Inc. – better known as Build Pagosa. What started as the Pagosa Area Builders Advisory Committee (PABAC) several years ago has grown, much as Pagosa has grown. PABAC started as a group of local builders and tradespeople who volunteered their time to meet regularly to […]