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Affordable Mountain Weddings at Snow Mountain Ranch

Mountain venues have become a popular choice for couples seeking a naturally elegant wedding— and it’s not hard to see why. Sweeping mountain vistas make for gorgeous photos and a truly memorable experience for you and your guests. However, with last year’s average wedding cost at $28,427, many couples opt out of their dream mountain venue to stay within budget. Luckily, at Snow Mountain Ranch, an affordable mountain wedding is closer than you would believe

The average cost of a wedding at Snow Mountain Ranch is under $7,000. That includes ceremony space, reception hall, catering, lodging, and rentals! You can even extend your stay on the ranch to enjoy your honeymoon in the same stunning location.

What makes our location so affordable while maintaining our high value?  Snow Mountain Ranch is not only surrounded by astonishing views of the continental divide, but we offer on property activities for our guests such as miniature golf, archery, hiking trails.  In the winter, we boast on one of the largest and top rated Nordic Centers in the state. Our proximity to Winter Park Ski Resort and Grand Lake   make our facility unparalleled in activity options during any season.


At Snow Mountain Ranch, we do everything we can to make planning your wedding stress-free. Our one-stop-shop facility offers a variety of lodging options for you and your guests including hotel-style rooms all the way up to 8 bedroom cabins for 40 guests. Onsite campgrounds boast a dozen yurts for those seeking a more adventurous lodging experience. Our catering department, lead by the experienced  Chef Justin Bahr makes feeding your guests easy and delicious.

flowers-fabricCompared to the average cost of a reception venue, nearly $13,000, ours never exceeds $2,500. During the warmer months, outdoor wedding venues are a must and our various outdoor ceremony sites are equipped with benches and sweeping views of the Rockies. Save money on decorations and enjoy being surrounded by gorgeous aspens and colorful wildflowers.

Whatever season you decide to tie the knot, Snow Mountain Ranch is the perfect, affordable venue to make your big day, your best day! For more information about planning your wedding at Snow Mountain Ranch, visit our wedding website.


About The Author

Ever since graduating last May with a Journalism degree from Ohio University, Anna hasn't sat still. After a summer of backpacking through Europe and a month of living and touring the USA on a train car, she couldn't be happier to be stationed at the beautiful Snow Mountain Ranch. She sums herself up as a writer, a runner, an artist and a peanut butter addict who is trying her hardest to become a ski bum. You can read more of Anna's writings here:

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