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 »

C Lazy U Closing The Distance From Farm To Table

C Lazy U has always been known for whipping up delicious meals focused on sourcing and serving local food. Now, our luxury dude ranch is broadening our focus on farm-to-table options for guests by investing in a high-tech container farm.   Year-Round Culinary Excellence  Located in the mountains of Colorado, C Lazy U Ranch is an … Continue Reading »

Meet The Culinary Team

From serving up fan favorites like homemade skillet cornbread to experimenting with avocado mousse and watermelon radish, something delicious is always cooking at C Lazy U. Our team whips up three mouthwatering gourmet meals every day – tickling our guests’ taste buds and encouraging our chefs to push their culinary creativity to the limit. Interested … Continue Reading »

The Best Hiking Trails at C Lazy U Ranch

“I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than the trees.” – Henry David Thoreau  Hiking in Colorado is a really special experience. Maybe it’s the clear blue skies, or the miles and miles of wildflowers. Or perhaps it’s the view along that way that leaves so many in awe. Most likey, … Continue Reading »

Why Advanced Horseback Riders Love C Lazy U

With 8,500 acres of untouched American West to roam, Advanced Horseback Riders have made C Lazy U Ranch a favorite vacation destination for exceptional horseback riders around the world. Led by our Director of Equestrian Operations, Ami Cullen, horseback riding at C Lazy U is one of the most special explorations our guests have ever … Continue Reading »

The First-Timer’s Guide To C Lazy U

If you’ve seen the pictures, visited the website, or followed us on social media, you know that visiting C Lazy U ranch is an unforgettable experience. From horseback riding to relaxing around the fire at night, your upcoming trip will be one for the books. To help you prepare for a once-in-a-lifetime vacation (and answer … Continue Reading »

Volunteering At C Lazy U

After the East Troublesome Fire made its way through C Lazy U’s property in October 2020, the staff has been hard at work making repairs, upgrading facilities, and clearing fallen trees and limbs from some of our favorite trails. Behind the scenes, a group of dedicated C Lazy U volunteers have been lending a helping … Continue Reading »

A Day In The Life Of A CLU Wrangler

C Lazy U is more than a luxury vacation destination in the Rocky Mountains. It’s a real, working dude ranch with miniature donkeys, cows, and a herd of 200 horses. Rooted in the authentic American West, C Lazy U offers the perfect blend of excitement, adventure, and relaxation. Our team of talented wranglers is essential … Continue Reading »

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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 »

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From the Horse's Mouth

“Great family vacation”

I love this ranch. So many activities offered and they really make an effort to make it a great week for parents and kids. Staff is so friendly and helpful. They treat the horses very well and you get a lot of horseback rides in. Plus the rooms are very comfortable. Overall great stay. Awesome place for family bonding.

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