Taking the Kids — to family reunion central
Playing GaGa Ball at YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park CO

Taking the Kids — to family reunion central

As fun as Colorado is in the summer, there’s something more important going on here at the YMCA of the Rockies. “It’s eating and joking around with all of our cousins."

Continue Reading Taking the Kids — to family reunion central
Generations gather to reconnect at quadrennial family reunion
Playing GaGa Ball at YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park CO

Generations gather to reconnect at quadrennial family reunion

There are lots of milestones at our reunion—25th and 35th anniversaries; 80th, 70th, 60th, 50th and 30th birthdays. One of the grandmothers tried to give the family a quick family history lesson

Continue Reading Generations gather to reconnect at quadrennial family reunion
In Rocky Mountain Nat Park – hikes are great, but beware crowds
Families enjoying a sandy beach along the Big Thompson River in Rocky Mountain National Park

In Rocky Mountain Nat Park – hikes are great, but beware crowds

if I’d done my homework, the Rocky Mountain National Park rangers would have told me to hike early, as parking spots at some of the popular trailheads—like Beaver Lake, a four-mile round trip hike that is kid-friendly—are gone by 8:30 am.

Continue Reading In Rocky Mountain Nat Park – hikes are great, but beware crowds
YMCA of the Rockies is Family Reunion Central
View from our cabin overlooking Continental Divide at YMCA of Rockies

YMCA of the Rockies is Family Reunion Central

Welcome to Family Reunion Central. In fact, the Estes Park Center and its sister resort Snow Mountain Ranch host more than 1,300 reunions a year—more, they believe, than any other venue in the United States.

Continue Reading YMCA of the Rockies is Family Reunion Central