DB Outreach: 20s/30s Winter Vacation

When:
January 11, 2018 – January 15, 2018 all-day
2018-01-11T00:00:00-07:00
2018-01-16T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
A/U Ranches
18325 Co Rd 366
Buena Vista, CO 81211
USA
Cost:
$150
Contact:
Alex Griffin
303-779-3000 x138

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN:  To Register, click here.

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For Christian Science adults and their friends in their 20s and 30s.

Join us for an unforgettable weekend in the snow.  Escape from work with a group of like minded individuals as we explore the Rocky Mountains in wintertime.  You’ll have the option of skiing/snowboarding at Monarch Mountain, snowshoeing around the beautiful A/U Ranches, lounging at the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs, playing games by a warm fire in Valerie Lodge, and many more exciting activities.

  • Skiing/Snowboarding in the beautiful Rocky Mountains (lift tickets and rentals not included, but available through DiscoveryBound for an additional fee)
  • Snowshoeing through the backwoods of the A/U Ranches property
  • Spend the day at the Mt. Princeton Hot Springs, relaxing and playing in their pools and natural hot springs
  • Relax and enjoy a long weekend spent in beautiful Colorado.  Stunning scenery, exciting activities, and new friendships!

Cost of Weekend Registration:  $150 – This includes Thursday dinner through Monday breakfast, lodging, Ranch activities, one day pass to Mt. Princeton Hot Springs, transportation to and from Denver International Airport (DEN) and to the ski resort.

Cost of Optional Items (Not required for registration):  $49 – Lift Ticket (one day only).  $22 – Rental Equipment from Monarch Mountain.  Lessons: $59 (includes lift ticket for the day).

Financial Assistance is available towards your flight costs

Dates: 1/11/18 through 1/15/18

Flying/Driving parameters
If flying:
-Arrive at Denver International Airport (DEN) no later than 2:00PM on Thursday, January 11th. If you arrive after 2:00 PM, you will be responsible for your own transportation to the A/U Ranches.  There is a bus that drives from Denver to Buena Vista once per day.
-Depart DIA no earlier than 2PM on Monday, January 15th.  If you have TSA Pre-Check clearance, you are welcome to book your flight no earlier than 1:30 PM. Any participants flying earlier than 1:30 pm. on January 15th, will be responsible for their own transportation to the airport. There is a bus that drives from Buena Vista to Denver once per day.

If driving:
-Arrive at A/U Ranches between 4:30-5:30 PM.  Parking is available at no additional charge.
-Depart from A/U Ranches between 9AM and 10AM.

The DB Statement of Community Standards is available on our registration page.

Tentative Itinerary:

All activities listed below are optional.  For those not skiing or snowboarding on Friday or Saturday, a variety of activities are available at the Ranches.

Thursday:

2:00 PM – Load Vans and depart for Buena Vista, CO

5:00 PM – Arrive at A/U Ranches

6:00 PM – Dinner

6:45 PM – Welcome to Weekend

Friday:

7:00 AM – Breakfast

For those skiing:

7:45 AM – Depart for Monarch Mountain

9:00 AM – Ski Lifts open

12:00 PM – lunch at Monarch Lodge

4:00 PM – Monarch lifts close

For those staying at Round Up Ranch:

8:00 AM – Lesson Study at Crow’s Nest (optional)

9:00 AM – Snowshoeing / excursion to town

12:00 PM – Lunch at Valerie Lodge

1:00 PM – Sledding on property / build a snowman / hot chocolate by the fire

5:00 PM – Down time / Prep Dinner

6:00 PM – Dinner

7:00 PM – Metaphysical Discussion

8:00 PM – Down time, Games

Saturday:

7:00 AM – Breakfast / All

For those skiing:

7:45 AM – Depart for Monarch Mountain

9:00 AM – Ski Lifts open

12:00 PM – lunch at Monarch Lodge

4:00 PM – Monarch lifts close

For those staying at Round Up Ranch:

8:00 AM – Lesson Study at Valerie Lodge by the fire (optional)

9:00 AM – Snowshoeing / board games / puzzle

12:00 PM – Lunch at Valerie

1:00 PM – Ice skating / gingerbread houses / hot chocolate by the fire

5:00 PM – Down time / Prep dinner

6:00 PM – Dinner / All

7:00 PM – Games, down time

Sunday:

8:30 AM – Breakfast

9:30 AM – Depart for First Church, Buena Vista, CO

10:00 AM – Church

11:00 AM – Drive back to A/U

12:00 PM – Lunch

1:00 PM – Drive to Mt. Princeton Hot Springs

4:30 PM – Depart Mt. Princeton Hot Springs

5:00 PM – Down Time / Dinner Prep

6:00 PM – Dinner

7:00 PM – Hot Chocolate / Activities / Down Time

Monday:

8:00 AM – Breakfast

8:30 AM – Load Vans and say Goodbye

9:00 AM – Drive to DIA