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The Nature Place: Colorado's Conference, Education, and Retreat Center

The Nature Place, designated by the National Park Service as a National Environmental Study Center, is a unique, non-profit conference and retreat center dedicated to leadership and team development, providing experiences in natural history and studies of natural systems. A retreat to The Nature Place is a deeply gratifying and transformative experience.  We help all kinds of organizations plan a customized group experience, that effectively meets your goals. For business groups, our facilitators specalize in point specific transference of learnings that are relative to your particular workplace.  The Nature Place also features natural history programs, experiential and environmental training for teachers, as well as facilities for weddings, family gatherings and group reunions.  Located in the mountains, just 40 miles west of Colorado Springs, The Nature Place is convenient to Colorado’s Front Range.  We hope you have your gathering here!

Engage and Empower

When was the last time you unplugged from the frantic pace of contemporary life, honed your outdoor senses, deepened your personal connections to your team and the natural world? There are few facilities for groups to reconnect and interact in such a unique, wild and natural place. The Nature Place is one such facility that provides this environment. Located on 6,000 acres of private land deep in the heart of Colorado’s mountain ecosystem, The Nature Place is a natural sanctuary for people who may benefit from self-discovery and wonder. Through safe, authentic, natural experiences, The Nature Place is a Colorado conference center that engages individuals as it cultivates and celebrates leadership development, team building and the natural world. Discover The Nature Place — and empower organizational change and personal development through a shared experience in our unique environment and facilities.


To plan a retreat, conference or event, please contact us.

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