Rotary clubs in districts 5440 and 5450, throughout Northern Colorado, Wyoming, Eastern Idaho and Western Nebraska sponsor students to participate in these 5-day leadership conferences known as Rocky Mountain RYLA.

The RYLA Conference for 240 participants is held at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park, Colorado. This conference is also referred to as Senior RYLA.

Any high school sophomore or junior may apply to attend RYLA. Generally, applicants selected have excelled in one or more areas of high school involvement and have potential or proven leadership experience. Applicants MUST be able to stay for all 5 days of the conference, Sunday, July 20 - Friday, July 25, 2014.

Starting in 2012, we now run TWO Young RYLA Camps for 120 participants each (240 total) at thePondorosa Retreat & Conference Center in Larkspur, Colorado. Any current 7th grader may apply.

  • Young RYLA Camp 1 will be from Sunday, July 20 - Friday, July 25, 2014.
  • Young RYLA Camp 2 will be from Sunday, July 27 - Friday, August 1, 2014.

Registration begins February 15, 2014 at: RYLA Registration

Learn more and apply now!