Lodging, Meals, and Attractions



Getting There



The Workshop will take place at the Omni Interlocken Resort at 500 Interlocken Boulevard, Broomfield, Colorado. A block of rooms has been set aside for participants. Please indicate that you are making reservations for the Natural Hazards Workshop. Rooms must be reserved by June 22 to be eligible for the Natural Hazards Workshop price. Nightly room cost for a single or double is $136 while available.


Getting There

Driving Directions

The Omni Interlocken Resort is about 30 minutes from Denver International Airport. Please see the map below:

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Rooms are also available at the Renaissance Flatiron Hotel in Broomfield for $134 a night and must be booked by June 26.

Most rental car may take the E-470 tollway which accepts tolls by electronic reader. Please visit the Express Toll Web site for information about driving a rental car on the tollway.

To take the tollway, take Pena Boulevard to Exit 6B toward Fort Collins/E-470 Tollway.

E-470 becomes the Northwest Parkway. You will travel 32 miles along the tollway. Tolls will be approximately $10 one way. The Northwest Parkway becomes Interlocken Loop, which crosses over U.S. 36. At the first light past U.S. 36, turn left onto Interlocken Boulevard.

The Omni hotel is located up the hill on the left, approximately two city blocks.

Other Transportation Options

Taxi Service from the airport is approximately $80 each way.

The SuperShuttle is a scheduled service that costs $27 one way and $48 round trip if prepaid. Reservations are required for the return trip. The shuttle desk is located in the main terminal. You may also call (800) 258-3826 or make reservations online.

Green Ride Boulder provides hourly rides from Denver International Airport to area hotels and back. For information on pricing and schedules see Green Ride Boulder

Rental cars shuttles and taxi services are also available in the main terminal. For information on public transit to and from DIA, visit Denver's Regional Transportation District.


Lunch will be available at the Omni Interlocken Resort Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. There will be a BBQ at the University of Colorado Stadium Club on Tuesday evening (transportation will be provided).

Meals are $33 each. Please indicate which meals you'll attend on your registration form. All meals have vegetarian options. You are not required to attend the meals, but we recommend attending the BBQ—it's a highlight of the workshop.


Monday Lunch
BBQ Beef Brisket Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Garlic White Cheddar Mashed Potatoes
Southern Style Lentil and Roasted Vegetable Ragout with Spiced Tofu
Green Beans Almandine
Cole Slaw
Chocolate Cake, Pecan Bourbon Bars, and Cheesecake
Iced Tea and Lemonade

Tuesday Lunch
Garden Salad with Southwestern Dressing
Southwestern Corn Salad
Chips and Salsa
Fajita Bar with Grilled Steak and Chicken
Spanish Rice
Baked Black Beans
Strawberry Pound Cake in a Mason jar and Nanimo Bars
Iced Tea and Lemonade

Tuesday Night BBQ
BBQ Brisket
Pulled Barbeque Pork
Boca Burgers
Green Chili Mac and Cheese
Cole Slaw
Baked Beans
Potato Salad
Homemade Biscuits with Butter and Honey
Warm Fruit Cobbler and Ice Cream
Beer, Wine, and Non-Alcoholic Fruit Sparklers

Wednesday Lunch
Lemon Garlic Shrimp Skewers
Pork Loin
Scalloped Potatoes
Chopped Salad with Buttermilk Dressing
Quinoa Stuffed Tomato with Pesto
Steamed Seasonal Vegetables
Lemon Bars, Boston Cream Pie, and Double Fudge Frosted Brownies
Iced Tea and Lemonade


Flatiron Crossing Mall
This 1.5 million square foot enclosed shopping mall has an attached 50,000 square foot outdoor village shopping area that features more than 200 shops and restaurants.

1stBank Center
This 180,000 square foot event center hosts a variety of special events including concerts, theatrical performances, circuses, ice shows, trade shows and conventions.

Broomfield Veterans Memorial Museum
The museum was opened in 2003 to honor our veterans and educate visitors about military history. The museum, which built its collection from community contributions, boasts the only Colorado display of memorabilia stretching from the Civil War to current conflicts.