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Meet Chester – C Lazy U’s Horse of the Month

Here’s A Special Note from Chester Hi everyone! I am Chester, one of the most popular C Lazy U Ranch kid’s horses and also the star of a Hollywood Movie, Saddle Ridge Ranch! Please, please, please give me a scratch and a good rub if you see me as I LOVE to be groomed and … Continue Reading »

C Lazy U Named Top 10 Best Resort by USA Today Readers

Thanks to your love of the ranch, C Lazy U made USA TODAY’s 2016 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards for Best Destination Resorts! This is the first year this category was including the USA TODAY’s Readers’ Choice travel awards and we’re excited to be recognized as one of the best destination resorts in the country. Your … Continue Reading »

C Lazy U Recognized as Premier Wine Destination by Wine Spectator

What’s the best way to unwind after a long day of horseback riding along amazing Rocky Mountain trails? A premium glass (or bottle) of wine of course! C Lazy U Guest Ranch prides itself on our superior service, and that includes a world-renowned, carefully cultivated wine list! Our hard work, careful selections, and dedication to … Continue Reading »

Planning the Perfect Rustic Ranch Wedding

If you have your heart set on a country wedding or a rustic wedding, there’s no better venue choice than a ranch. While there are plenty of barns for rent, these locations have been dolled up as wedding venues and have often lost the true charm only a working ranch can offer. Ranches that host … Continue Reading »

Meet Buck – C Lazy U’s Horse of the Month

This month’s Horse of the Month is Buck. He is named after his color, so don’t worry because he does not buck. In fact, Buck has been working at the ranch for so long that he has become an excellent teacher. He especially enjoys teaching kids how to trot and lope. His favorite way to relax after work is to roll in the mud!

Meet Betsy – C Lazy U Horse of the Month

Here’s a Special Note from Betsy   Howdy all! I’m big Betsy, the beautiful plump black and white draft cross mare you saw running by your cabin this morning. Though I may appear big, I am truly a delicate lady that responds better to a soft touch. I have carried brides, world renowned athletes, and … Continue Reading »

Meet Brutus – C Lazy U’s Horse of the Month

Here’s a Special Note from Brutus Hello there my fellow ranch guests. My name is Brutus and I am royalty here at the C Lazy U Ranch. I am without a doubt the most attractive horse in the herd and other than those silly draft horses, Fred, Barney and Big Mike, I am one of … Continue Reading »

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Since 2015, the Women in the Rockies Wellness Retreat has been changing women’s lives.  The annual fall retreat, held at C Lazy U dude ranch in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, combines wellness, healing, and adventure. The retreat, created by Janet Solie, PA, MS,invites attendees to participate in the ranch’s phenomenal horse program, create … Continue Reading »

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“Amazing Getaway”

I recently went to C Lazy U with my husband, sister and son (age 7). We were there for 4 nights and it was truly one of the most amazing experiences I've ever had. All of us had a blast doing things we've never done before: horseback riding, trap shooting, hatchet throwing, archery, bb gun shooting, feeding horses. Oh - and the zip lining was a blast.

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