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Located in the stunning Colorado mountains of Grand Lake, you will find The Wild Bear Tavern and The Wild Bear Den. This is a perfect setting for couples looking to host the celebration of a lifetime. Nestled by the Shadow Mountain Lake, the property invites guests to enjoy picturesque views, delicious food, and, most importantly, a great time. It’s also an ideal location for other special occasions, including vow renewals,  receptions, family gatherings, and corporate events.


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ABOUT THE WILD BEAR TAVERN & DEN

Personalized service is at the heart of our experience, and our breathtaking, panoramic views will illuminate your agenda. Our team is dedicated to ensuring your Grand Lake event is a masterful and memorable celebration. We also offer customized, all-inclusive catering options and transparent pricing to ensure your planning process is stress and worry-free. 

EVENT SPACES:
Wild Bear Tavern & The Wild Bear Den

SEATING CAPACITIES:
The Wild Bear Tavern:
75 Patio/50 Indoors
The Wild Bear Den: 125 Total Guests

CATERING:
Your day, your food, your way! We’re passionate about the creative, visual presentation of food and we’re here to customize a menu that will dazzle your guests. We also offer a discount on our space fee if you select a catering package.

AMENITIES:
Complimentary restaurant tables & chairs are provided, A/V equipment, fireplaces, Wifi, and covered & uncovered patios.

LOCATION:
We are conveniently located inside the Gateway Inn, just a few minutes drive to Rocky Mountain National Park and a short stroll into the charming town of Grand Lake.

THE WILD BEAR Tavern

Welcome to Wild Bear Tavern: Where Mountain Magic Meets Unforgettable Moments!

Sturdy yet elegant lodgepole furniture, rustic knotty pine bar, and eagle-eyed views of Mount Baldy combine to evoke the natural charm and ambiance of this hidden Rocky Mountain Gem.  Situated on the main level of the Gateway Inn, The Wild Bear Tavern invites you to indulge in the intoxicating vistas of Shadow Mountain Lake and majestic mountain wildlife. Did we fail to mention the patio? Our patio provides an exceptional setting for events and ceremonies, allowing you to entertain or exchange vows in the open, refreshing mountain air.

CAPACITIES:
75 Patio/50 Indoors

COMPLIMENTARY AMENITIES:

A/V, WIFI, House Cutlery & Napkins, House Dish & Barware, Local Preferred Vendor List

AVAILABLE SERVICES:

Full Bar Services / Customized Catering


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THE WILD BEAR Den

Step into mountain elegance at the Wild Bear Den! Located on the lower level of the Gateway Inn, The Den beckons with its captivating charm and enchanting ambiance. Delight on the covered patio, offering the same picturesque views of the majestic Mountain Baldy. Our versatile space is perfect for hosting your event, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Discover the allure of the Wild Bear Den, where every detail is crafted to enchant and delight.

CAPACITIES:
Den:
125

COMPLIMENTARY AMENITIES:

A/V, WIFI, House Cutlery & Napkins, House Dish & Barware, Local Preferred Vendor List

AVAILABLE SERVICES:

Full Bar Services / Customized Catering


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