Shadowcliff Opens for the Season on Memorial Day. Now Taking Reservations!

by Ariana Friedlander

Update: Experience Shadowcliff weekends are May 29th-31st and September 4th-6th, 2015.

Apply for Experience Shadowcliff Now! 


You just found out you’re in charge of this year’s event!

Don’t panic. We’ve got the place that they’ll remember fondly, for years to come.

Shadowcliff is a rustic mountain lodge nestled along the western side of Rocky Mountain
National Park and overlooks Grand Lake, the largest natural lake in Colorado! Our picturesque setting inspires, rejuvenates and offers many fun and adventurous activities for groups. And, at an affordable rate.

The best way understand how amazing and special a place Shadowcliff is, is to come and give us a visit. Truth be told, it’s the kind of place you truly have to experience in order to understand the magnetism.


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Experience Shadowcliff Weekend

We organize a weekend gathering for change agents, organizational leaders and
holistic living gurus that are dedicated to serving the

greater good to come and Experience Shadowcliff. This gathering of peers allows participants to share their passion with others embarking on similar journeys, while introducing them to the invigorating and rejuvenating Shadowcliff experience.

We can’t wait to impress you!

If you’re interested in attending such a weekend please fill out an application and we’ll contact you! The Experience Shadowcliff weekend is by invite only, so tell us a bit about yourself, why you would like to come and how Shadowcliff could be of service to you.


healing touch groupWhy Experience Shadowcliff?

With its deep commitment to sustainability and community, Shadowcliff is the ideal mountain lodge for hosting a workshop, retreat, or reunion. We are nestled along the western side of Rocky Mountain National Park and overlook the largest natural lake in Colorado (Grand Lake), The blue sky, tall pines and clear water provide a very special setting that inspires, rejuvenates and offers many fun and adventurous activities for your family or workshop participants. Our lodging is rustic, European-style and very reasonably priced. Whether you’re looking for lodging accommodations that align with your values or seeking expert facilitation and workshop services, we have a customizable Group Package that will meet your needs and fit within your budget.


About Shadowcliff

Shadowcliff is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing an eco-friendly mountain sanctuary where together we are creating a restorative world. Just over 2 hours from Denver, Shadowcliff has served as an inclusive and accessible mountain getaway for over 50 years. We have a rich history of creating meaningful and transformational experiences for the hundreds of workshops and retreats we have hosted over the years. Our groups range from sustainability professionals and corporate managers, to nonprofit boards of directors and health and fitness enthusiasts. We enjoy working with groups that have eclectic interests; past groups have included belly dancers, thai chi workshops, writers retreats, and healing touch practitioners.

Shadowcliff is a magical place, a spiritual place, and a place full of energy and life. Come see the lake. Hike the trails. Feel the wind and sun. See the summer storms, tall trees and the magnificent wildlife and wildflowers. Guests come – and come again – from all over the world to live, learn, reflect, share, gain understanding, reconnect and have fun. Please join us. We look forward to your visit.