Colorado mountain weddings are becoming increasingly popular as couples look to forego a traditional exchange of vows in their hometowns in exchange for a picturesque and exciting high-country setting. A destination wedding in the Rocky Mountains fits such a profile, where the beauty of the surroundings makes for a truly unique wedding album! With scenic views, unique venues and a plethora of activities, weddings in Winter Park are unforgettable.
Winter Park is just 70 miles north-west of Denver and less than a two-hour drive from Denver International Airport, making it easily accessible for Colorado residents and out-of-state guests alike.
Numerous mountain-top venues to choose from and abundant entertainment for guests make Winter Park Resort a dream wedding destination. The resort features wedding services including day-of-coordination, lodging and a bridal suite to ensure everything goes just as planned. Two different venues at the resort are currently available for bookings.
For a rustic wedding at 10,700 feet, the Lodge at Sunspot overlooks the Fraser Valley and Continental Divide. This venue is available year-round, includes 5-hour exclusive use and can accommodate between 75 and 200 guests. On your wedding day, guests can take a chair lift, gondola cabs or shuttle up to the venue.
The venue at Lunch Rock sits at 11,200 feet and offers a modern industrialized atmosphere for your destination wedding. The outdoor ceremony location boasts views of Parry’s Peak, James Peak and Parsenn Bowl. Lunch Rock can accommodate up to 140 guests and is accessible via chair lift or shuttle.
You can find your ideal wedding venue to meet your needs in and around Winter Park. There are many other locations in the area to say, “I do.” Here are just a few:
Granby Ranch offers another mountain resort-style wedding, featuring scenic views and multiple activities for guests to enjoy. The venue includes a mountain-top ceremony site, an event planning team and a variety of reception sites to choose from. Granby Ranch has a golf course, biking trials, hiking, skiing and fishing all available on-site for friends and family to enjoy.
Have your wedding at a rustic yet elegant venue at Devil’s Thumb Ranch. There are numerous spaces and accommodations for guests, groomsmen and bridesmaids. The ranch features many amenities and activities to keep your guests entertained. Devil’s Thumb Ranch also has custom catering options for your special day.
Snow Mountain Ranch also has a selection of activities and venues to accommodate your destination wedding. Choose from historic homesteads, rustic barns or mountain views. There are both indoor and outdoor options that can accommodate up to 250 guests for the ceremony and 275 guests for the reception.
StayWinterPark has teamed up with Wild Horse Catering to assist with all your culinary needs from meal planning to set up, and everything you will need on your day special. Visit their website for more information.
If you are considering a Winter Park wedding and need an experienced and knowledgeable company to help with accommodating your guests, then look no further than StayWinterPark. Our Winter Park lodging will keep you and your guests feeling well-cared for in comfort and style. We will work hard to assist you with booking group or individual activities for your guests such as bike rentals, horseback riding, rafting, golfing or fishing.
Choose from 230 vacation rentals – condos, townhomes, cabins or luxury homes. Our three main condominium complexes (Beaver Village, Hi Country Haus or Meadow Ridge Resort) offer a large inventory of rooms in one location so everyone can stay together. Meeting room space at these locations are great for a bridal shower, space to catch up with friends or informal rehearsal dinner.
And best of all, great discounts are available for wedding groups! Please fill out our Group Information Request form for more information.
StayWinterPark was wonderful to work with! They took away the worries and made it stress free!
Annette - Kutcher/Paustian Wedding
Hawkeye World Travel Inc.
StayWinterPark was incredible! They took care of us from reservations of rooms and picnic areas to making us feel so comfortable. We were kept up to date on who had booked, etc. Really great!!
We reserved some rooms with Pamela from StayWinterPark – it was a very convenient location and they had multiple options, which was great since we had single friends, couples and larger families attending our wedding.Justyna & Thatcher Glode