Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA family winter vacations, outdoor winter adventuresCould there really be a YMCA family resort…in the Rockies?  This winter just 80 miles from Denver you’ll find the Snow Mountain Ranch in winter Park Colorado, and a family vacation that will make Holiday memories for sure!  Their mission is to bring family and friend together. So no TVs, just nature all around, and plenty to do! Being so close to the city it’s the perfect weekend trip. The ranch offers more activities than almost anywhere else in the Rocky Mountain region.

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Sitting amidst nearly 5,000 acres of natural habitat, the ranch offers both summer and winter activities. Try cross country skiing on “one of the most expansive trail systems in the U.S.” or one of their other Winter activities including  sledding and snowshoeing, plus easy access to Winter Park, Mary Jane and Sol Vista Downhill ski areas. The Snow Mountain Ranch facility also offers a range of lodging to fit your budget needs. Lodge rooms, family cabins, reunion cabins with fireplaces, and campgrounds. For family trips or a get away with friends, “The Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA offers so much for so little”!

Yurt Camping, Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA family winter vacations, You can even stop by the Snow Mountain Ranch Facility on a day pass.

You should know activity spots fill up fast and are not eligible for reservations.  The Winter Program includes loads of fun for the family like dogsledding presentations, cookie decorating, mindful hikes, nighttime star watches, campfire story times with S’Mores, and even more!  Or visit the Snow Mountain Ranch Nordic Center with trails to accommodate every level of skier. Or check out the ice skating rink or tubing hill. You can even take a break from the cold at their indoor activity center. How about Archery or Rock Wall Climbing?

With so many options for every age and every ability level, the Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA is a no-brainer for a Colorado weekend getaway!