"Words can’t even express how tremendous our experience at Frontier Ranch was. The women loved all of it from the time they came to the time they left. We leaders also enjoyed it tremendously. Thank you guys so much for making everything wonderful." ~ Brooke B., Legacy Church, Albuquerque, NM
Young Life's Frontier Ranch in Buena Vista, Colorado is available for groups looking for an exceptional retreat venue during the school season (winter, spring and fall). Frontier is not your ordinary retreat facility, though. That’s because we set the table for your group to have the best retreat experience possible, by removing all distractions you might face as the retreat planner. You’ll experience exceptional facilities and food, as well as plenty of available activities. You’ll be awed by the majestic surroundings. But most of all, you’ll discover a level of service unmatched by other properties who don’t connect with your mission or purpose. That’s because we resonate with your calling . . . and partner with you to accomplish your objectives while staying with us.
Positioned among the Collegiate Peaks of Colorado, Frontier Ranch's western mountain theme creates an ambiance that truly impress upon your group they are retreating from the stresses back home. Activities such as the Screamer (seasonal), a hot springs‐fed pool and a modern gym give our guests plenty of enjoyable activities.
Frontier Ranch is capable of meeting the needs of a variety of guest group sizes, from 100 to 500.
Located in Buena Vista, CO, Frontier is generally available mid-August through mid-May for use by church groups, parachurch organizations, school groups, military and other non-profit organizations for retreats and conferences.
Due to our tax exempt status, we can not host family reunions, weddings, personal retreats or corporate retreats.
For more information about booking a group retreat at Frontier Ranch, click here.