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All-Inclusive, Luxury Dude Ranch

for an unforgettable family vacation

Welcome to the C Lazy U Guest Ranch & Resort

C Lazy U was recently awarded the 3rd best resort in Colorado and the 9th best resort in the U.S. by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, the third consecutive year the ranch has been ranked within the top 3 in Colorado and top 10 in the U.S. C Lazy U also been named the 2nd Best Destination Resort by the USA Today Travel Awards, and our spa earned accolades from Shape Magazine’s Healthy Travel Awards.

Thank you to all our wonderful guests and members who made this possible!

Fall in Love with Colorado at C Lazy U

Vacation never ends at C Lazy U Guest Ranch. In Colorado, fall is breathtaking as the mountains surrounding the ranch become glittering jewels of red and yellow, and the air begins to turn crisp. Visiting C Lazy U Ranch during the fall is perfect for colleagues looking to bond at a corporate retreat, couples who want to reconnect, or families looking to take a break — especially when it’s during the annual C Lazy U Thanksgiving feast.

Pack your bags for a horseback riding vacation in the mountains of Colorado during one of the most beautiful times of year. Check out the fall schedule to plan your days with activities such as trap shooting, archery or hiking, or challenge yourself to the ropes course and zip line. The fall calendar is chock full of new and annual events during September, October and November, including a special Adults Only Weekend.

Learn More About Fall at C Lazy U!

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 crisp Colorado air. This is Colorado ranch country, and has been for almost a century. 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 and discovery while adults do everything they want, or nothing at all. Corporations and 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 enjoy the beautiful western vistas and activities C Lazy U 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 reach out personally 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 the early 1900s.

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From the Horse's Mouth

“Peace and Relaxation in a beautiful setting!”

We took our kids and my mother here for a Summer vacation in July of 2015. What a beautiful entrance...as we pulled up there were Cowboys greeting us at check in. Lodging, staff, food, scenery is 5 stars. I know we'll be back one day...and we can't wait to plan it!

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