2018 Ranch Workshops


2018 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 fourth summer at the ranch! 

Here’s our summer schedule for 2018. Click on each workshop for much more information, and to register online.

Saturday, June 9th:

Finding the Cosmos in the Bramble: A Photographic Study of Seeds, Stars and Sedges with Andrew Beckham

Saturday, June 16th:

Rambling Day at Buffalo Peaks Ranch (a very unstructured day!)

Saturday, July 7th:

Environment as Inspiration: Observing Landscapes, Bookscapes, Mindscapes with Emily Sinclair

Saturday, July 14th:

Poetry and Place with Jodie Hollander

Saturday, July 14th:

Garo Summer Party

Saturday, July 21st:

3 Way Relationships: Artist-Land-Painting with Sandra Kaplan

Sunday, July 22nd:

4th Annual Summer Book Club (this year’s pick is Isabella Bird’s A Lady’s Life in the Rocky Mountains)

Saturday, July 28th:

Rocky Mountain Society of Botanical Artists: Open House (FREE Event)


Saturday, August 4th: Creating Space: A New Approach to Landscape Drawing with Meghan Wilbar

Saturday, August 18th:

Writing the West, a workshop led by the American Museum of Western Art and the Lighthouse Writers Workshop

September 1st – 3rd Labor Day Weekend:

Re/Call Art Exhibition, presented by RedLine Contemporary Art Center

Saturday, September 8th:

Let’s Go Skyeing, a Watercolor Workshop with Meredith Nemirov

Saturday, September 22nd:

Waking to the World: A Haiku & Haibun Workshop with Gary Schroeder

Saturday, September 29th:


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