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FAQ’s

We look forward to welcoming you to Sky Ranch Horn Creek, which is in Westcliffe, Colorado, about two hours southwest of Colorado Springs.

Address: 6758 County Road 130, Westcliffe, Colorado 81252.

Activities & Meals

We’ve got a great lineup in store, including morning and evening sessions and plenty of time to play! View the schedule here.
Here are some of the activities at Horn Creek (note that some require an additional fee*):

  • Alpine Swing – $6*
  • Bowling – $3*
  • Frisbee Golf
  • Fishing Ponds (catch & release; fishing permit not required; bring your own gear & bait)
  • Game Room (includes foosball table, ping pong table, and pool table)
  • Hiking Trails
  • Horseback Riding – $25*
  • Indoor Climbing Wall – $3*
  • Pool
  • Rec Center
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Target Range (additional fee)
  • Water Slides
  • Ziplines – $6.50*
  • So much more, click here to see all the activities!

And after all that activity, what about food? Trust us — you won’t go hungry! All meals are served buffet-style in the dining hall. (If you have dietary restrictions, you will need to fill out a form so the camp can take care of you. Keep your eye on your email for that!)

*Additional fee’s are per person and subject to change.

 

 

 

Arrival

You may arrive at any time after 2 pm on Thursday, registration day; activities will be open on Thursday between 2-5 pm.

  • Before 2 pm: No check-in available.
  • 2-5 pm: Follow signs to check-in in front of the main office.
  • After 5 pm: Please go to the Arena.

Departure

On Sunday, we’ll gather for a worship service and fellowship, then complete the weekend with an optional lunch*. At 2pm the camp closes, so please plan your departure before then.

*optional lunch for purchase at time of registration

Packing List

The weather at the base of the mountains is unpredictable and temperatures can fluctuate from the upper 40s to low 80s. Because of this, we suggest you pack comfortable clothing that can be worn in layers.

  • Water Bottle – drink lots of water to avoid dehydration and minimize the effects of altitude sickness
  • Comfortable walking shoes or sneakers (2 pairs)
  • Long pants
  • Shorts
  • Casual t-shirts
  • Flannel or wool over shirt
  • Windbreaker or light jacket
  • Consider a heavier jacket as well for cooler evenings
  • Modest swimwear and towel (please note, pools & slides may be closed if it’s too cold)
  • Comfortable modest sleepwear (sleeping arrangements are shared rooms)
  • Cap, sunglasses
  • Personal toiletries, sunblock
  • Shower sandals
  • Washcloth
  • Personal reading light (battery operated)
  • Flashlight
  • Bible
  • Notebook
  • Pen or pencil
  • Bikes (optional)

Provided by the camp for each guest: beds, sheets, blankets, pillows, and towels.

Photography

By attending the Father Son Retreat, participants give CHEC permission to make visual images (photographs, movies, videos) and audio recordings of the participant and to use such visual images and audio recordings on the CHEC and event website, in printed or electronic materials, or in other audio or visual communications, and participant releases CHEC from any and all liability related thereto.

Travel Information

We look forward to welcoming you to Sky Ranch Horn Creek, which is in Westcliffe, Colorado, about two hours southwest of Colorado Springs.

Address: 6758 County Road 130, Westcliffe, Colorado 81252

Please note – there is no shuttle service available but we do try to help by offering a way for other Father & Sons a way to ride share. This information will be sent to those registered as the retreat approaches.

More questions?

Feel free to email us!

Kids are so impressionable in their early years. If you are coming from out of state, this is an experience your son will remember for the rest of his life! Take the time dads, get away and be present in your son’s life.

– Randy