Since opening it’s doors in 1913, Mary’s Lake Lodge has provided a classic venue for weddings, receptions and other events. The lodge is a look back at a by-gone era and the fixtures inside reflects that wholly. It provides both an indoor and outdoor ceremony site, with the outdoor site giving you a full view of Estes Park and Mary’s Lake. Mary’s Lake also has on-site lodging which keeps your guests close for your big day.
Just a stone’s throw away from Mary’s Lake Lodge is Taharaa, a smaller mountain lodge with view of Mummy Range and Rocky Mountain National Park. The views here are unique, and they have multiple ceremony sites to accompany your taste. A bed and breakfast year round, they have customer service down to a science, and provide a relaxed atmosphere in a traditional mountain lodge. During the fall, Elk will often find their way onto the property, truly making you feel as though you are in a mountain setting.
The Black Canyon Inn plays host to two naturally occurring rock formations affectionately known as the Twin Owls. One of their venue site provides a beautiful view of these rock formations, as well as one of the many valleys that grace Estes Park. The others provide breathtaking rock backdrops, or an island with a rustic bridge. Regardless of where you choose to have your ceremony, the Black Canyon Inn will give you the rustic mountain feel you are looking for in your wedding.
Della Terra is an Italian-styled Chateau that sits at the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park. A traditionally couples retreat, the Chateau can be rented for your ceremony and provides a breathtaking scene for your wedding day. When you book a date at Della Terra, you are provided with a room complimentary for the day before and the day of your ceremony, and their coordination staff is top notch.
When most think of hosting a wedding at a YMCA, the mental image is not a pretty one, but you would be a fool to dismiss this venue because of it’s name. They provide a multitude of ceremony sites, each with their own unique views, and have in-house catering and packages to help streamline your planning. Their cabins also ensure your guests can sleep comfortably after your celebration, and can enjoy a relaxing weekend in beautiful Estes Park.
Granby is a drive through beautiful Rocky Mountain National Park,and is surrounded by the Rocky Mountains. Granby Ranch is a full service adult mountain play place, and provides skiing, golf, hiking and fishing in one convenient place. They pride themselves on unique ceremonies, but also have the means to give you the traditional ceremony you are looking for.
The family operated Baldpate Inn is on the list of historic places in Estes Park and is surrounded by beautiful mature trees. Their packages will appeal to you regardless of what type of ceremony you are looking for, and their setting deep in the Rocky Mountains will be sure to appeal to you if you’re looking for a traditionally rustic wedding.
Wild Basin Lodge in Allenspark is a breathtaking venue just outside of Estes Park. The expansive grounds mean you get to choose your ceremony site; from the shores of a river, to a meadow at the base of the Rocky Mountains; and their flexible staff works with you to perfect your day. While there is lodging on site, there is no requirement to book any of their rooms, giving you the ability to choose lower cost alternatives for your guests should you want.