CSBR Road Trip - Western Colorado

July 10-14, 2017 

Thank You To Our Presenting Sponsor!

The Colorado Space Business Roundtable (CSBR) is visiting communities around the state to:

  1. Meet with local businesses that are interested in becoming a supplier or subcontractor to larger aerospace companies such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Sierra Nevada, Teledyne Brown Engineering, United Launch Alliance and others. Opportunities are not limited to businesses that currently work in aerospace.  Almost any product or service could potentially have opportunity.
  2. Meet with local officials, students, educators, and anyone who is interested to learn about the impact aerospace has on our nation, state, and the benefits to every community in Colorado.
  3. Meet with students and educators to discuss educational opportunities such as internships and other programs involving Colorado aerospace companies and organizations.

Instructions for those traveling from the Front Range

  • There is no charge to participate in the road trip. Many meals and events are sponsored, but participants must pay their own expenses for anything that is not sponsored.
  • Let Joe Rice know if you will ride in the vanpool or to drive yourself.  If you vanpool, you are committed to attend the entire trip (unless you make arrangements for someone to pick you up along the way, etc.).  The vanpool will depart from the designated hotel each morning.  
  • Everyone must make their own hotel reservations. (The hotels the vanpool is staying at are listed on the schedule.) 


Monday, July 10 – Denver to Durango

8:30 am (Sharp!)                 Vanpool Meets at Wooly Mammoth Lot, I-70, Morrison Exit #259

9 am – 3 pm                        Drive to Durango (332 Miles / 6 Hours)

3 pm – 5 pm                        Visit AMPT, 1334 Airport Road, Durango CO 81303

5 pm – 5:45 pm                   Check In: DoubleTree, 501 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301

5:45 pm (Sharp!)                 Vanpool Departs for Fort Lewis College

6 pm – 9 pm                        Community Meeting, Reception, and Star Gazing

                                            Fort Lewis College: Geosciences, Physics, and Engineering Building, 1000 Rim Drive, Durango, CO 8130


Overnight at Doubletree, 501 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301; Phone: (970) 259-6580


Tuesday, July 11 – Durango to Grand Junction

8:15 am (Sharp!)                 Vanpool Departs for Holt Sheet Metal Inc

8:30 am – 10 am                 Breakfast, Tour, and Discussion at Holt Sheet Metal Inc.

                                            220 South Skylane Drive, Durango, CO 81303

10:00 am – 2 pm                 Drive to Grand Junction (173 Miles / 4 Hours)

2 pm – 4 pm                        Check In / Personal Time

4 pm – 7 pm                        (CLUB 20 to Schedule Community Meeting and Reception – Location TBD)


Overnight at any of these hotels – they are all next to each other: Hampton Inn, 205 Main St, Grand Junction, CO 81501; (970) 243-3222 / Fairfield Inn, 225 Main St, Grand Junction, CO 81501; (970) 242-2525 / Springhill Suites, 236 Main St, Grand Junction, CO 81501: (970) 424-5777


Wednesday, July 12 – Grand Junction to Montrose

11:45 am (Sharp!)              Vanpool Departs for Wren Industries

12 pm to 2 pm                    Visit Wren Industries, 2800 Printers Way, Grand Junction, CO 81506

2 pm to 4 pm                      Drive to Montrose (64 Miles / 1/5 Hours)

4 pm to 5:45 pm                 Check In: Hampton Inn, 1980 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401 (970-252-3300)
5:45 pm (Sharp!)                Vanpool Departs for Community Meeting

6 pm to 9 pm                     (Montrose EDC to Schedule Community Meeting and Reception – Location TBD)

Overnight at Hampton Inn, 1980 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401; Phone: (970) 252-3300


Thursday, July 13: CLUB 20 in Montrose (CLUB 20 to determine activities and schedule)

Overnight at Hampton Inn, 1980 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401; Phone: (970) 252-3300


Friday, July 14: Montrose to Denver: 302 Miles / 5 Hours
9 am (Sharp!)                        Vanpool Departs for Denver

9 am to 3 pm                         Drive to Denver (302 Miles / 5 Hours)


Register Today!


Thank You To Our Sponsors!








For questions or to discuss how to sponsor or participate,  

CSBR Members should contact Joe Rice at 720-251-3346 or [email protected]