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Be Kind to the Fish in Late Summer

We are officially in the dog days of summer! The days are bright, the temperature is high and the fish are feeling the pressure. Even after the biggest of winters, the plummeting water levels, increase in water temperature and heavily pressured fish can make fishing tough. These conditions can also be very hard on the … Continue Reading »

5 Tips to Make the Best of your Horseback Riding Adventure

Horses are beautiful, gentle creatures and horseback riding is an ideal way to explore and see the outdoors, especially as a part of your Colorado dude ranch vacation! Here are some tips to keep in mind when first getting on the saddle to ensure a positive attitude and experience on your horseback riding adventure. Keep … Continue Reading »

Colorado Cooking: Recipes from C Lazy U Ranch

C Lazy U is known for a lot of things in addition to our endless list of activities and luxurious lodging, and our gourmet culinary creations have caught the attention of guests for years. We receive recipe inquiries constantly, and are always more than happy to share! One of our guests’ favorite dishes is our … Continue Reading »

Fly Fishing: The Best Time of the Year is Upon Us!

One of the best times of the year is upon us! The record-breaking snowfall we experienced last winter is keeping our rivers cold and flowing nicely. But it’s now time to start thinking about getting into the alpine and chasing cutthroat trout. There is nothing quite like watching a big cutthroat cruising towards your fly … Continue Reading »

Buckle up for our 95th Birthday, and the Fourth of July!

2014 is C Lazy U’s 95th birthday, and next week is Independence Day, so we’re celebrating! Book a stay from June 29-July 6, 2014, and on top of a fun throw-back Fourth of July experience, you’ll also receive a one-of-a-kind, silver C Lazy U commemorative belt buckle! Join us next week and you’ll experience a … Continue Reading »

Fly Fishing: Time for Lakes!

It’s that time of year again! While you may find your favorite stretch of river to be riddled with high, murky unfishable water, there is bound to be a piece of still water perfect for spring and early summer fishing within walking distance! There are many site options out there, and many species to chase. … Continue Reading »

5 Great Ways to Enhance Corporate Retreats

At a time when a newfound emphasis has been placed on quality work environments, corporate retreats have become increasingly popular. At C Lazy U guest ranch in Colorado, we know how to incorporate creativity and innovation into business retreats, with an unbeatable selection of activities and meeting spaces. Here are five ideas to enhance your … Continue Reading »

Fly Fishing: The Waiting Game

As Tom Petty said, “the waiting is the hardest part.” While I’m sure fly fishing wasn’t the inspiration for this song, it translates pretty well to the sentiments of fly fishermen in Colorado and the world over. This time of year is by far one of the hardest for a fly fisherman to endure. It’s … Continue Reading »

Make a Wish at C Lazy U Ranch

Our entire team at C Lazy U dude ranch was thrilled to host Thomas, a 10-year-old Minnesota boy who recently underwent a bone marrow transplant, and his family for his wish from the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Thomas’ adoration for the outdoors and adventurous spirit led him to our humbled ranch, and we loved seeing him explore … Continue Reading »

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Date night, move aside! At C Lazy U Ranch, you can enjoy a Date Long Weekend in the spectacular Rocky Mountains. While this Colorado dude ranch is full of family-friendly activities all year long, we know how important it is to carve out some “me“ time every now and then. Read on to learn more … Continue Reading »

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From the Horse's Mouth

“Luxury without pretension”

Our family has been going to C Lazy U for a week every summer since 2013. We look forward to it every year more and more. Once you arrive, you don't need your car for 7 days. Only your feet for run/walks/hikes, a horse or a mountain bike (they have many to use) to adventure among the miles and miles of peaceful trails among aspen forests.

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