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Things to Do

From archery to yoga, the YMCA of the Rockies has countless ways for you to experience new hobbies, interests, and adventures that connect you to your potential, purpose, and each other.

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Local Attractions

With Estes Park Center perfectly situated as a basecamp for Rocky Mountain National Park — and Snow Mountain Ranch on the doorstep of one of the top ski resorts in North America — there are plenty of seasonal attractions for you to explore throughout the year.

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Youth Programs

YMCA of the Rockies welcomes all kids to discover who they are and imagine who they can be, with youth programs that foster lifelong skills, build self-confidence, and create lasting friendships.

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Youth Programs

Things to do FAQS

  • You can sign up for activities online or by calling our Estes Park Center Programs Department at 970-586-3341 ext. 1104, or our Snow Mountain Ranch Programs Department at 970-887-2152 ext. 4135.

  • You are able to sign up two weeks in advance.

  • As a guest or member, you have exclusive access to our activities offerings. Many activities are free of charge, however some do require an extra fee.

  • When you purchase a day pass, you have access to our property grounds and dozens of free activities, as well as access to a variety of fee-based activities.

  • Yes, towels and life jackets are provided at the pools at both Estes Park Center and Snow Mountain Ranch.

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