some of the best goose and ok duck hunting right there and just east of the highway. Have to go east for upland.
As for training - Ft Collins AKC and Platte Valley HRC are both in the area with property available. Check out Gunclublabradors a bit east near Orchard - one of the best pointing lab trainers in the country there.
I live out by Pierce Colo, You can always come out here and train!
Or Fort Collins retriever Club (Swift Ponds) best water up north here,
Or Hidden Pines Retriever Club Cheyenne Wyoming,
Or Platte Valley retriever Club ,,,,,,