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Covid-19 Updates

October 15, 2021

YMCA of the Rockies is committed to providing you a fun and safe experience.

Like many businesses nationwide, YMCA of the Rockies is beginning to feel the effects of the COVID-19 Omicron variant. YMCA of the Rockies strives to provide high-quality guest experiences: In order to do so, we may have to make difficult operational decisions. Limited staff availability may result in the closure, or reduced hours of some of our activities and services. We thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate the wave of this next variant.

Guest Safety Guidelines and Practices

Consistent with the guidelines and requirements of our local counties, and to protect the health of our guests and staff, YMCA of the Rockies is taking specific COVID precautions.

We ask that all guests and staff demonstrate the YMCA values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, Responsibility and Faith toward each other as we all navigate these changes.


Guests are asked to follow the protocols below regarding face coverings while at YMCA of the Rockies:     

Estes Park Center

  • As of Oct. 20, 2021, masks will be required to be worn in all indoor public spaces in Larimer County according to a public health order from the Larimer County Department of Health and Environment. The order requires that all persons aged 3 years and older wear face coverings. Limited exceptions, including for individuals who cannot medically tolerate a face covering.  

Snow Mountain Ranch

  • Consistent with the mask requirements at Estes Park Center, as of Dec. 22, 2021guests age 3 years and older and all staff are required to wear a mask in all indoor public spaces. 

Cleaning Protocols

YMCA of the Rockies is also committed to enhanced cleaning and sanitation measures. These cleaning protocols are recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and state and local public health officials.

All public areas of YMCA of the Rockies buildings are deeply sanitized on a regular basis using hospital-grade EPA-approved agents and virus eliminating chemicals. High-touch areas are sanitized multiple times per day with CDC-recommended cleaning materials.

Please note that there is currently no maid service available. Linens can be exchanged at the guest laundry facilities. For lodge room guests,  towels and supplies are available at the linen tables in lodge lobbies at Estes Park Center. Currently there is no self-serve coffee available in lodges. Please visit the dining hall or cafe for your morning coffee needs!

Groups, Events & Reunions

Learn more about how we are currently hosting groups, events and reunions. For Estes Park Center, please call our conference department at 970-586-3341 x1021, and for Snow Mountain Ranch please call 970-887-2152 ext. 4127 for more information and details.

Positive Test Results

In Grand County, local public health orders require that individuals who test positive for or have been exposed to COVID-19, while in Grand County, will need to extend their stay at their own expense to complete isoation or quarantine requirements if they cannot drive home without stopping.

Grand County Public Health

Larimer County Public Health 

Guest Assumption of Risk Waiver

Every adult in your party will be required to sign a Guest Assumption of Risk Waiver. If you are staying at Estes Park Center, you may download it now, print, sign it and bring with you to the front desk to reduce the time spent checking in. Please do not email it in advance.

For guests staying at Snow Mountain Ranch, you are able to fill out your Guest Assumption of Risk and Liability Waiver online! Use the link provided, or scan the QR code to fill this form out prior to your arrival. 

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Check in

When you arrive at the YMCA, please proceed to the front desk at the Administration Building to check-in. Please keep at least a 6-foot distance from others while inside.

Check out

When you check out by 10 a.m., please leave your keys inside your lodge room or cabin. You will receive an email with a copy of your final bill. Please, do not go to the front desk. We encourage you to charge the credit card on file and using in-house room charges while on property.


Please plan to use credit cards or room charge for transactions. Please be prepared for outlets at YMCA of the Rockies to not offer a cash transaction, as this offering is extremely limited at this time. 



Assigned Categories: Health and Safety, COVID