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C Lazy U’s 12 Days of Christmas

The C Lazy U Ranch is proud to present to you our 12 Days of Christmas! ON THE TWELFTH DAY OF CHRISTMAS C LAZY U GAVE TO THEE: 12 people on the sleigh 11 horseshoe players 10 Elves a’workin’ 9 Bowls of Candy 8 Cross-Country Skiers 7 Wreaths a’hangin’ 6 Snowtubes Double-Loaded … 5 Wranglers … Continue Reading »

Get Away for a Memorable Family Thanksgiving

Life gets so busy with work, school, and everyday tasks that we have to schedule in time just to sit and take a breath. There aren’t enough hours in the day to do what we’d like, and that’s what makes holidays so important. During holidays, work moves to the backburner so that we can put … Continue Reading »

Happy 4th of July!

I was late in saying it last year, as I got caught up in our ranch festivities, so I’m getting an early start in 2012! Hooray for Independence Day! Now, I reflected on what last July 4th was like for me, and immediately remember that everyone what quite a bit more patriotically dressed than I … Continue Reading »

New Year’s Eve at CLU: 5 Reasons the Ranch Bests the Rest

Spending New Year’s Eve in a secluded ranch out in the mountains of Colorado doesn’t seem like the typical way to celebrate this holiday — there aren’t any giant, glittering globes descending from skyscrapers or throngs of clubgoers partying until the wee hours of the morning. Though those festivities are celebrated on television, they’re not … Continue Reading »

T’was The Night Before Christmas (Ranch Style)

T’was the night before Christmas and all through the ranch All the people were stirring, it looked like a dance. The ornaments were hung on the Christmas Tree with care And carols, sweet music, filled the air. Then what to the children’s eyes would appear, but Santa, yes Santa, with his red suite and his … Continue Reading »

Thanksgiving Traditions at C Lazy U Ranch

A family-owned ranch for 95 years, we look forward to celebrating Thanksgiving and the beginning of the holiday season each year with our ranch friends and family. We may be biased, but we don’t think there’s a more perfect place to celebrate with your loved ones than C Lazy U guest ranch in Colorado! Thanksgiving … Continue Reading »

Top 10 Reasons to Visit C Lazy U for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and of course there is no better place to spend it than with family and friends. But, how about spending your Thanksgiving family vacation in Colorado with friends and family in the heart of the Rocky Mountains just a short drive from the city with all the hard work … Continue Reading »

Top 10 Reasons to Visit C Lazy U in the Winter

It’s official – winter is here! The temperatures sure are dropping this week, but the fun winter activities are just starting to heat up! If you are looking to plan a fun family winter vacation, C Lazy U dude ranch is your top choice for a wide range of winter activities to keep the whole … Continue Reading »

Valentine’s Day

YUCK! The ranch has been taken over by love this Valentine’s Day, and I for one am not for it! Take a look at what I’ve been having to deal with all day- all the classic symptoms of love have been exhibited by one or more of my comrades… really guys?!It’s enough to make this … Continue Reading »

Winter Holidays at the C Lazy U Ranch

Well, the holidays have come and gone here at the ranch, and things have started to “quiet down” around here. I put that into air quotes because let’s face it- when you’re as popular as me, even when there are only a dozen guests on ranch any given weekend, I am inundated with photo shoots, … Continue Reading »

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Choosing the destination for your next family summer vacation can be tricky, especially if you have picky kids. Luckily, there’s a place that ticks all the boxes: Colorado. When whittling down your destinations, there are usually filters to help guide your decision: you want a family-friendly place that’s close to nature, or you’re looking for … Continue Reading »

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“3rd Trip Here- Fall more in love with it each time...”

I am a single mom who travels with my now 8 and 10 year old, and have found "Dude Ranches" to be a great combination for us. Kids activities/adult acitivities/family time. We tried a few but a year ago ended up here. Now, we have no reason to go ANYWHERE else - we have only been here 4 days and the kids are already begging to come back.

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