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2022 Forever Colorado BBQ

Rafter 26 Ranch

Co Rd 339
Buena Vista, CO 81211 United States

August 13, 2022 @ 4:30 pm 9:30 pm


Benefiting the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust (CCALT) and the conservation of working lands.

Cocktails, Dinner, Dancing, and Silent Auction

If you are unable to attend, you can still support CCALT’s work by participating in the virtual silent auction or making a donation to help us continue to conserve Colorado, one acre at a time. To browse silent auction items available for bidding visit https://events.handbid.com/auctions/2022-forever-colorado-bbq, and to support Forever Colorado financially, visit www.forevercolorado.org.

Driving Directions
From Buena Vista on US-24, head west on Main Street (signs for County Road 306/Cottonwood Pass). Stay on Main Street/County Road 306 for three miles to the intersection of County Road 339 and turn left. Continue south on County Road 339 for approximately 1.25 miles.

See the Hotels and Shuttle tabs for more information on lodging and shuttle services for the event.

ccalt annual partners

Pac/West Logo

Forever colorado partners

peak to plains sponsors

Heritage sponsors

Buffalo Gals

Colorado Native

Commercial Property Group

CSU Warner College of Natural Resources

David Bower & Cassidy Woodward

Double D Ranch

El Pomar Foundation

Erik and Shelby Glenn

Greg Powell

High Country Professional Accounting LLC

Hutchison HW Brand

Jen and Jay Livsey

Joanne Sinclaire

Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell

Larry Kueter and Rebecca Richardson

NRCS – Ranch Tour Sponsor

Powell and Murphy, P.C.

Sidney Peak Ranch


Tierney Lawrence

Tax Credit Connection

The Conservation Fund

Xcel Energy

For assistance with lodging reservations, please contact Haley Rhodes at (720) 557-8273.

Buena Vista:

Great Western Sumac Lodge – (719) 395-8111

428 US-24, Buena Vista, CO 81211

Refer to the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust to receive these rates.

Additional Buena Vista Lodging – No Room Block

Surf Hotel and Chateau – (719) 966-7048

1012 Front Loop, Buena Vista, CO 81211

Best Western – (719) 395-8009

733 US Highway 24 N, Buena Vista, Colorado 81211


Baymont by Wyndham – (719) 626-1876

7400 West US Highway 50, Salida, Colorado 81201

Browns Canyon Inn – (719) 539-6651

407 US-50, Salida, CO 81201

The Comfort Inn – (719) 539-5000

315 E. Rainbow Blvd. – US 50, Salida, CO 81201

Refer to the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust to receive these rates. The CCALT room block is available until 8/5/2022.

Additional Salida Lodging – No Room Block

Mountain Motel – (719) 539-4420

1425 East Rainbow Blvd, Salida, CO 81201

Loyal Duke Lodge – (719) 539-6689

525 W. Rainbow Blvd. (US Hwy 50), Salida, CO 81201

Amigo Motor Lodge – (855) 729-0465

7350 US-50, Salida, CO 81201

Manhattan Hotel – (719) 221-0055

228 N F Street, Suite 200, Salida, CO 81201

Additional Lodging – No Room Block

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort – (719) 395-2447

15870 County Road 162, Nathrop, CO 81236

We won’t be offering a shuttle service but if you would like to reserve a personal car, please contact Rocky Mountain Taxi (719) 966-2005.