Horse Riding Terms for Beginners

Only at C Lazy U Ranch can you experience the authentic thrill and freedom of the West as you escape by horseback into 8,500 acres of untouched, jaw-dropping, natural American beauty. Whether you’re a seasoned rider, just starting out, or looking for a little refresher, C Lazy U has the perfect horseback riding experience — … Continue Reading »

What Guests Wish You Knew About C Lazy U

Planning your first visit to Colorado’s beloved guest ranch, C Lazy U, and not sure what to expect? We’ve got you covered! We asked our guests to weigh in on what advice they’d give to a first-time guest. Read on to learn the inside scoop as you plan your stay at this award-winning Colorado vacation … Continue Reading »

Want To Make C Lazy U Your Permanent Vacation Home?

There are hundreds of reasons why guests choose to visit C Lazy U over and over again: luxury accommodations, world-renowned horseback riding, breathtaking views of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, and countless activities for the entire family. Whether you’re a long-time fan of C Lazy U or have just recently fallen in love, we have good … Continue Reading »

Remi Turns One!

In the fall of 2020, the C Lazy U wranglers were brushing Joy, our newest Clydesdale mare, when they felt a baby move – and a few months later, Remi was born! A year later, we’re checking in with Remi and Joy to see what they’ve been up to, how their personalities have grown, and … Continue Reading »

8 Reasons To Plan A Winter Colorado Dude Ranch Vacation

Named by DudeRanch.com as the “premier Dude Ranch in Colorado,” C Lazy U Ranch is the perfect destination for your winter vacation. Think of it as a “Winter Wonderland Escape,” with an array of fun, family-friendly, winter activities at your fingertips, including: Winter Horseback Riding  Horseback riding in the winter? It’s true. C Lazy U … Continue Reading »

Plan Your Family’s Next Long Weekend Getaway At C Lazy U

The best family vacation destinations for a long weekend getaway should strike the perfect balance between being kid-friendly and helping parents relax and unwind. C Lazy U, Colorado’s premier guest ranch, offers that and more. Not only will your family love our unique kid-friendly activities and luxurious relaxation opportunities for adults, but our guest ranch … Continue Reading »

Cory’s Kitchen: Fall 2021 Edition

Colorful leaves, crisp mornings, and hearty meals mean one thing: fall is officially here! Whether you’re a pumpkin spice fanatic or enjoy the more subtle flavors of the season, C Lazy U’s kitchen is here to deliver. Our Executive Chef Cory Untch is already dreaming up delicious meals to carry us all the way through … Continue Reading »

The Benefits of Horseback Riding

If you’re planning your next horseback riding vacation, look no further than C Lazy U ranch. Our Colorado mountain getaway is home to over 200 horses and a robust horseback riding program, allowing guests to enjoy up to two trail rides almost every day of the year. Horseback riding at the ranch gives you more … Continue Reading »

5 Must-See Locations In The Rocky Mountains

C Lazy U guest ranch is famous for many reasons – its luxurious accommodations, mouthwatering food, all-inclusive activities, and breathtaking views of the Colorado mountains.  Located just to the south of Rocky Mountain National Park, the dude ranch boasts some of the most beautiful sights in the American West.  Read on to discover 5 of … Continue Reading »

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Only at C Lazy U Ranch can you experience the authentic thrill and freedom of the West as you escape by horseback into 8,500 acres of untouched, jaw-dropping, natural American beauty. Whether you’re a seasoned rider, just starting out, or looking for a little refresher, C Lazy U has the perfect horseback riding experience — … Continue Reading »

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“Giddyup!”

An incredible ranch experience for our group of nine people - 5 adults and 4 children ages 6 - 11. We had never been on horses, but by the end of the week, the kids were loping and participating in the "showdeo". The attention to detail, the amazing food, the variety of activities for all ages, the lovely tented spa experience and the beautiful scenery all added up to the best vacation we have ever had!

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