Family Camping Made Easy

By Mindy Sink There comes a time in family life when you want to get away for a weekend in the mountains, but you just don’t have the time or energy to pack the tent, the food, and so on. The YMCA of the Rockies knows this and makes it possible to have an affordable and comfortable family vacation in a variety of lodgings at their property. My family recently stayed in a … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Summer tubing at Snow Mountain Ranch

  You would think that, being a native, I enjoy the snow. The fact is that I don't. I have great memories of sledding when I was younger. I had a pink sled and we would get all bundled up and go sledding down the big hill at Meadowood Recreation Center. I have taken my children a time or two, but I will be honest that I don't enjoy it. At all. It is cold, my nose freezes, the … [Read more...]

Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA – fabulous for families!

Last weekend we got off our duffs and went up to Snow Mountain Ranch YMCA to really immerse ourselves into the Colorado Winter. The camp is full of everything you possibly want to do with a family. Not being big skiers (in fact, we're not really winter sports people) - we still found tons of things to do. In just a short visit, we swam in the indoor pool, took an archery … [Read more...]