C Lazy U named a top resort in the world, US and Colorado by Condé Nast Traveler!

Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its 27th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, and C Lazy U Guest Ranch is recognized as a Top 100 Hotel & Resort in the World (#31), Top 25 Resort in the US (#8) and Top 20 Resort in Colorado (#3), with a score of 95.096.

C Lazy U is a Conde Nast award winner!

Welcome to the C Lazy U Guest Ranch & Resort

Your Colorado Winter Vacation Begins Here!

It’s winter at C Lazy U! This means that all your favorite winter activities are in full swing. The pond is frozen, people are sledding down the driveway “luge” run and the Snowcat is fueled up for you to do some private skiing. Sleigh rides, snowtubing, snowmobiling and even horseback riding are all waiting for you too!

Bring your family to C Lazy U and experience our fantastic Snowcat skiing, ice skating, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, sledding & snowtubing, snowmobiling, horseback riding indoors and out, the Lazy You Spa and our legendary 5-Spur Service. Our all-inclusive dude ranch offers gourmet meals, luxury lodging and plenty of activities and relaxation Nightly à la carte rates are available too!

Winter Trail MapWe have a glorious Colorado family winter vacation just waiting for you! To get a bird’s eye view of everything we have to offer, check out our winter trail map. Of course, if you prefer the indoors during winter, we have cozy fireplaces and a world-class spa with a hot tub at our ultimate Colorado winter resort.


Celebrating 96 Years as a Colorado Guest Ranch

There is an authentic dude ranch out west where the Colorado River runs off the Continental Divide and winds its way through mountain valleys. It’s a land of green meadows, blue skies, and clean air. This is Colorado ranch country, and has been for over 90 years. Things have changed some since the early days, but the history of horseback riding, fly fishing and Colorado family vacations remain a stronghold of tradition that passes down from one generation to the next.

Since 1919 The C Lazy U guest ranch in Colorado has been celebrated around the world for its rich history, rustic elegance, legendary cuisine and signature 5-Spur Service™. There is something (and then some) for everyone who enjoys luxury dude ranch vacations. Kids enjoy adventure & discovery while adults do everything they want, or nothing at all. Corporations & groups enjoy this all inclusive dude ranch as a simple and secluded corporate retreat location destination. Get ready to plan your perfect ranch wedding at C Lazy U and all the beautiful western vistas and activities C Lazy offers!

Thank you for taking the time to explore our Colorado dude ranch web site. You can learn more about our horseback riding vacations and all-inclusive ranch vacations here, or you’re welcome to give us a holler on the phone, we’d love to hear from you. After all, personal interaction is as important to us today as it was back in 1919.