Drawing Closer to What Matters


Drawing Closer to What Matters

Find yourself lost in wonder as you are immersed in the soul-stirring beauty of Glen Eyrie!

Nestled on over 700 breathtaking acres with 95 lodging rooms, Glen Eyrie’s stunning beauty and rich spiritual heritage create a place where, for a few sacred moments, guests can set aside their troubles and catch their breath. The Glen Eyrie staff ministers by thoughtfully creating experiences which set the stage for all to discover, explore, and be transformed. Whether guests come with a group for a retreat, individually for a program or conference, or for historical Teas, Tours, or overnight stays, Glen Eyrie serves as a sanctuary and safe haven of transformation and inspiration.

As the conference and camping ministry of The Navigators, The Glen Eyrie Group is comprised of Glen Eyrie and Eagle Lake Camps. Built upon the unique intersection of natural, historical, and spiritual heritages, the Glen Eyrie Group promises to stay true to our Navigator calling by purposefully and thoughtfully ministering to guests through Christ-centered service excellence and innovative programming.


To Inspire Wonder by “Knowing Christ and making Him known.”
At Glen Eyrie, we promise to stay true to our Navigator legacy by purposefully and thoughtfully inspiring wonder through our hospitality, nurturing of guests, and in the natural beauty of God’s creation. In this place of breathtaking grandeur, we create a uniquely sacred environment that opens the heart, mind, and soul to moments of reflection, discovery, heartening change, and genuine personal transformation, bringing our guests closer to what truly matters in life.

Frequently Asked Questions

Unfortunately you can’t walk through The Castle without making a reservation for a Tour, Tea, or Overnight Stay. To make a reservation, please call us at 719-265-7050.

Glen Eyrie allows guests with a Tea, Tour or Overnight reservation to hike on the property provided the guest signs our waiver of liability prior to hiking.  Waivers may be obtained at the Front Desk in the Carriage House.

The Front Desk is open from 8:ooam to 9:00pm.

We are located about 17 miles northwest of the Colorado Springs Airport (approximately 25 minutes) See our Contact page for a map and directions.

No overnight pets are permitted. Please be aware of herds of Bighorn sheep, deer, and a flock of turkeys.

We do not allow professional photography on our property unless you have been contracted for an event. If you are here as a guest for a Tea, Tour, or Overnight Stay you are welcome to take snap shots. See our photography policy on the “Visit Us” page.

We are next door neighbors with Garden of the Gods! Hop in the car and drive over in less than a minute, or take the paved trail to walk, run, or bike over to the Garden of the Gods park.
To respect every guest experience, Glen Eyrie is an alcohol and marijuana free property.

Staff Team

Dace Starkweather

General Manager

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Derek Strickler

Director of Operations

Tim Hart

Director of Finance

Meaghan Hart

Programs & Guest Services Director

John Walters

Director of Sales

Alyson Brown

Sales & Event Planning Office Manager

Lori Passaro

Senior Event Planner

Wendy Buckler

Volunteer Director

Dustin Short

Housekeeping & Event Services Manager

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Linda Graf

Programs Manager

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Enrique Torres

Guest Services Manager

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Amy Burch

Bookstore Manager