2019 Ranch Workshops


2019 Buffalo Peaks Ranch Workshop & Event Schedule


Buffalo Peaks Ranch (est. 1862), set in the high mountain grasslands of South Park, is a perfect place for classes and field courses focused on people and the land. Please join us for our fifth summer at the ranch! 

Here’s our summer schedule for 2019. Click on each workshop for much more information, and to register online.

Saturday, June 22nd:

Le Domaine Perdu: Writing Your Lost World with Amanda Rea

Saturday, June 29th:

Oil Painting Plein Air Workshop with Michael Keyes

Saturday, July 13th:

Stream Ecology in One Day! with Ashley Rust

Saturday, July 20th:

Grasses, Sedges, and Rushes in the Wetlands of South Park with Denise Culver

Saturday, July 27th:

Breath of Fresh Air Generative Writing Workshop with Camille Dungy

Saturday, July 27th:

Star Night with Jeff Kanipe

Saturday, August 3rd:


Saturday, August 10th:

Landscape Re-imagined, a Writing the West workshop with the American Museum of Western Art and Lighthouse Writers Workshop

Saturday, August 17th:

Landscape, Self, and Soul, a writing workshop with Emily Sinclair

Sunday, August 25th:

5th Annual Summer Book Club at Buffalo Peaks Ranch (Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer)

Saturday, August 31st:

Songlines – The Rhythm of the Ranch with Sarah Wallace Scott & Eileen Roscina Richardson

Saturday, September 7th:

Knitting the Landscape with Celeste Nossiter (POSTPONED UNTIL SUMMER 2020!)

Saturday, September 14th:

Forest Bathing & Ephemeral Art Workshop with Jaime Kopke

Click on each workshop/event link for more information, and the register link to signup online!