Facility Use Inquiry

Colorado Youth Outdoors owns the premier 240-acre outdoor education and recreation campus in Colorado. There is no other like it!  Located in Northeastern Colorado, between Fort Collins, Loveland, and Greeley, Swift Pond’s is ideally positioned to serve the families and communities in this region. The campus houses 12 stocked fishing ponds, a five house trap range, a half mile archery range, 50 acres of agriculture, moist soil and pollinator managed units, an outdoor pavilion, and an 8500 square foot education facility. 208 acres of the property is under a conservation easement held by Colorado Open Lands. This facility is ideal for meeting our mission of building relationships through traditional outdoor recreation.  In our history, Swift ponds have hosted impactful educational programs, as well as, corporate team building and community events, company picnics and fundraising events.

Description:  Richardson Hall is an 8500 sq/ft education facility that features 3 multi purpose classrooms with floating partition walls that open into 1 large meeting space. Richardson Hall also houses Colorado Youth Outdoors main office. Opened in early 2015, Richardson Hall provides a place for Colorado Youth Outdoors, area non-profits, private companies, and individuals to hold meetings, classes and other events in a centrally located area. Richardson Hall is within 30 minutes of driving from Greeley, Loveland, Windsor and Ft. Collins. Located within Swift Ponds, Richardson Hall provides easy access to activities offered by Colorado Youth Outdoors. Each meeting room can accommodate up 50 people and feature, dry erase boards, hot/cold sink and 50” monitors.  

Please contact Chris Woodward at 970-663-0800 or cwoodward@coloradoyo.org to make a facility rental request.Please fill out the information below for Swift Ponds Rental Inquiries:

Swift Ponds Inquiry

This form is used for any inquiries about using the Swift Ponds property owned and managed by Colorado Youth Outdoors.
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