2018 Western Regional Rendezvous

April 27-28, 2018
Keystone, Colorado

Join fellow anglers and TU volunteer leaders from across the West on April 27-28, 2018 in Keystone, Colorado for enlightening presentations, inspiring dialogue and engaging camaraderie with those who share your dedication to TU and our mission. TU regional rendezvous are occasions to be inspired – by the work of TU staff, lessons from volunteer leaders, and conversations with newfound friends. They are also an excellent opportunity to discuss the unique issues facing the region as well as a chance to network and build relationships with fellow TU volunteer leaders.



Thursday, April 26 – Welcome Reception
The Colorado Council will host a welcome reception for all Rendezvous attendees. 

Friday, April 27 – Workshops and Seminars
Friday's full-day session will include group discussions, concentrated workshops and opportunities for council and chapter leaders to share successes and discuss common challenges. Friday night will include a no-host dinner at a local restaurant. 


Saturday, April 28 – Workshops and Seminars
Saturday's session will continue the work of the previous day's meetings and include group discussions, concentrated workshops and opportunities for council and chapter leaders to share successes and discuss common challenges. 

Saturday Night, April 28 – Group Dinner, Networking, and Colorado Council Fundraiser
Following the day's meetings, join your fellow TU volunteer leaders and TU staff from across the country for a great dinner and chance to network with one another. Spend time talking shop and trading stories with people who share your passion for conservation and enjoy a fun evening of camaraderie.

Sunday Morning, April 29 – Colorado Council Quarterly Board Meeting 
Colorado participants will be conducting their quarterly Council meeting on Sunday morning from 9:00 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

Sunday, April 29 – Fishing
After a full weekend of leadership development and networking with fellow TU volunteers, stick around for fishing on Sunday. 

A draft agenda is availble here. Session descriptions and more detail will be provided here in the coming weeks. 


Accommodations for the Western Regional Rendezvous are provided by the Keystone Resort and Conference Center. Discounted rates are available for a number of different rooming options, including:

Room Single Rate Double Rate Triple Rate Quad Rate
Keystone Lodge & Spa King $115.00 $115.00 $140.00 $165.00
Keystone Lodge & Spa Loft $135.00 $135.00 $160.00 $185.00
Hyatt Place King $115.00 $115.00 $140.00 $165.00
Conference Village Studio $95.00 $95.00 $120.00 $145.00
Conference Village 1 Bedroom $115.00 $115.00 $140.00 $165.00
Conference Village 2 Bedroom $205.00 $205.00 $205.00 $205.00
Conference Village 3 Bedroom $295.00 $295.00 $295.00 $295.00
Gateway Efficiency $95.00 $95.00 $120.00 $145.00
Keystone Lodge & Spa Queen $115.00 $115.00 $140.00 $165.00

Rates displayed above are listed for one night stay. Call (800) 258-0437 and ask for the Trout Unlimited group rate. The group code is CD9TROT. Be sure to reserve your room before March 19, 2018 in order to receive the special group discount.


The total cost is $150 at the early bird rate until March 19. After March 19 the total cost is $170 and includes:

  • Participation in all seminars and workshops on Friday and Saturday
  • Breakfast and lunch on Friday and Saturday
  • Group dinner and networking event on Saturday night

* You can register for the entire weekend, or register for one day only at a discounted rate
** Attendees may register to bring spouses/guests to the barbecue dinner on Saturday night
*** The Sunday morning Colorado Council Meeting will incur a small additional fee to cover meal costs 
**** A meeting-only registration will be available for only $5 to those that hope to attend a few sessions and not join us for meals
***** If you are from Colorado, scholarship options may be available. For details, e-mail Dan Omasta at domasta@tu.org.


For questions, e-mail Beverly Smith, VP for Volunteer Operations at bsmith@tu.org.



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