Book a Family Reunion, Leadership Program, Corporate Retreat in Colorado

The Nature Place Colorado Conference Center

Book a Family Reunion, Leadership Program, Corporate Retreat in Colorado Looking for a summer reunion venue in Colorado? Need a custom leadership program? Searching for a corporate retreat center in Colorado? If you have not discovered The Nature Place, please take the time to explore this private ranch property of over 6,000 acres of serene …

Book a Family Reunion, Leadership Program, Corporate Retreat in Colorado Read More »

New High Ropes Course for Our Team Building Program

NEW! High Ropes Course for Our Team Building Program at The Nature Place Our high ropes course has been a favorite among our team building program activities and leadership development exercises. The naturally anchored tree course has been adored by all ages, all year round, since its construction in 1990. We have guided many participants …

New High Ropes Course for Our Team Building Program Read More »

Celebrating Leading Women in the Outdoors at COEC

Colorado Conference Center

Celebrating Leading Women in the Outdoors at COEC Since the Colorado Outdoor Education Center’s founding in 1948, women in organizational leadership roles have enabled our programs in outdoor and experiential education to thrive. From a rich history of summer camping for young boys, it was Laura Sanborn who advocated for the equally empowering experience of …

Celebrating Leading Women in the Outdoors at COEC Read More »

Insights Discovery Teambuilding & Leadership Development Exercises at The Nature Place

Insights Discovery Team Building Program The Nature Place

Insights Discovery: Team Building & Leadership Development Exercises at The Nature Place At The Nature Place, we use nature-based team building program models to explore our world, our teams, and ourselves. One external tool our programs rely heavily on is the Insights Discovery model. ‘What is Insights?’ you might ask. It is a self discovery …

Insights Discovery Teambuilding & Leadership Development Exercises at The Nature Place Read More »

The Life and Transformation of The Nature Place Lodge

The Nature Place Accommodation Lodge Exterior Thumbnail

The Life and Transformation of The Nature Place Lodge The Nature Place Lodge has hosted innumerous business conferences, family reunions, and leadership development programs through the years since opening in 1978. An original structure to the property, the Lodge’s charm remains as the social center for our guests. We’ve been fortunate to maintain the Lodge …

The Life and Transformation of The Nature Place Lodge Read More »

Understanding the Concept of ‘Leave No Trace’ (LNT)

The Nature Place Property Site Thumbnail

Understanding the Concept of ‘Leave No Trace’ (LNT) If you identify yourself as an outdoor enthusiast, then it’s unlikely this is the first time you’ve heard the phrase ‘Leave No Trace’. With that being said, the Leave No Trace is a sentiment very well-known to us here at The Nature Place and our wider community …

Understanding the Concept of ‘Leave No Trace’ (LNT) Read More »

Introducing our Executive Director – Elizabeth Marable

Elizabeth Marable 2022 Thumbnail

Meet Elizabeth Marable (better known as Izzy to everyone around here) who is Colorado Outdoor Education Center’s (COEC) Executive Director. Elizabeth joined our nonprofit organization almost 20 years ago and it is safe to say that she is familiar with not only The Nature Place, but also Sanborn Western Camps and High Trails Outdoor Education Center …

Introducing our Executive Director – Elizabeth Marable Read More »

Scroll to Top