Family reunions, intimate gatherings & special celebrations

A place to gather, a time to remember.
Make the most of family milestones. With our rustically luxurious accommodations, wide-open spaces and many activities. You’ll find the Platte River Fort to be the perfect place for a special reunion or family celebration.

  • Half day, full day or multiday family retreats
  • Exclusive use of the entire Platte River Fort and grounds for your family
  • Spacious suites for grown-ups and rustic bunkrooms for the children

Activities Galore & Inclusions

There’s plenty to explore right here at the Platte River Fort’s ranch and on day trips to destinations nearby. Here are some ideas to inspire you:

  • View longhorn cattle, our resident cowboy will bring you to the pasture on a 4-wheel drive for an up-close experience
  • Continental breakfast
  • Use of the gourmet chef’s kitchen, dishware, silverware, pots, pans, utensils and outdoor kitchen
  • Nightly s’mores in the courtyard
  • Learn how to rope a steer using a practice steer head
  • Play an old-fashioned game of horseshoes in one of our three pits
  • Swim, tube or raft on the South Platte River (seasonal)
  • Try your hand at skeet shooting or archery
  • Take a day trip to Rocky Mountain National Park – it’s only 53 miles away via Highway 34
  • Visit our on-site petting zoo of farm animals
  • Bring your binoculars and go bird watching
  • Have a barn dance
  • Watch movies in the barn, which is equipped with a projector and 80” screen
  • View our complete list of activities