Hesperus Camp
Sunday, May 26, 2024

Design Your Own DAY EVENT

Youth, Adults, Sr. Adults, or Kids.......
Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall.......
Churches, Ministries, Schools, Civic Organizations, or Businesses.......
There is a world of opportunity for you to design a memorable day event, be it a day of recreation or a time of meeting.  Hesperus provides the meals, the facilities and the activities that are customized to meet your specific needs.  We offer catered snack breaks, Audio/Visual and conference setups to provide a wide range of possibilities.  We are excited to help you plan a day event that will meet the needs of your group.  Give us a call and we will begin working on your personally-crafted, expertly-hosted, memorable Colorado experience.


With a variety of indoor and outdoor meeting areas, and meeting spaces of various sizes, Hesperus is prepared to make your retreat or camp a success!  Call 970-385-4389 for "Lodging/Meal Package" rates/options.  Click here for "Add On" rates/options.
Open Air Venue (Summer Only):  250 seats
Auditorium:  150 seats
Conference Room: 100 padded seats
Cabin Meeting Rooms: 30 seats
Pavilions:  seating for up to 75
Fire Pits:  multiple sites


Youth and adults are accommodated in our cabin space, but we have plenty of private lodge rooms to serve the needs of Adults during your retreat or week of camp. Call 970-385-4389 for "Lodging/Meal Package" rates/options.
17 Lodge Rooms (2 people/room)
200 Bunk Beds in cabins (summer only)
140 Bunk Beds in cabins (year round)



Mealtimes are about more than just being fed. The Dining Hall has served as the site where many new friendships have been made, while other lifelong relationships were further strengthened.  The great food (served buffet-style) and the mountain atmosphere will help make your retreat or camp a memorable experience. Our friendly staff will accommodate your dietary needs and allow you to sit back and enjoy connecting with each other. Call 970-385-4389 for "Lodging/Meal Package" rates/options.  Click here for "Add On" rates/options.

Conference Services

At the heart of every retreat and camp is the equipment, amenities, and man-power to handle all of the on-site logistics.  Our staff are eager to service your needs associated with Audio/Visual equipment, snack breaks, and meeting space set-ups with tables and chairs. Call 970-385-4389 for "Lodging/Meal Package" rates/options.  Click here for "Add On" rates/options.


If your retreat or week of camp is screaming for high energy recreation and you need to look no further.  Hesperus offers incredible activities during your stay.  We like to call it Re:Creation, because all of the activities are surrounded by an incredible Rocky Mountain masterpiece known as creation: the mountain view, the towering Ponderosa pine, and the cool, crisp mountain air.

On-site activities are no extra charge (for events of 4 nights or more).  Some of the activities available are:



    Zip Line/Climbing Wall - tandem (click for rates) Whitewater Rafting ($$ - Group Discount)
    Disc Golf Horseback Riding ($$ - Group Discount)
    Basketball Mountain Biking
    Sand Volleyball Durango-Silverton Railroad
    Field Games Bar-D Chuckwagon Dinner
    Horseshoes Scenic 4X4 Tours
    Gaga Ball Trimble Hot Springs and Spa ($$ - Group Discount)
    9 Square in the Air Golf ($$ - Group Discount)
    Corn Hole Cliff Dwellings at Mesa Verde National Park
    Ping Pong Downhill Skiing ($$ - Group Discount)
    Foosball  Cross-Country Skiing
    Hiking Tubing ($$ - Group Discount)
    Snowshoeing Durango Recreation Center (Indoor Pools, Water Slide, Climbing Wall,
    Fishing                                  Gym, Game Room, Track) ($$ - Group Discount)
$$ - Group Discount available if booked through the camp.
*All activities are subject to weather and availability.