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 »

5 Tips to Help You Be Prepared for Horseback Riding in the Winter

At C Lazy U Ranch, the preeminent activity is, of course, horseback riding. Every day, guests are encouraged to mount their trusted steeds and explore our expansive ranch with the help of our experienced wranglers — even when it gets a little chilly out. Colorado winters aren’t known for being particularly severe, but there can … Continue Reading »

Things You’ll Only See on the Winter Horseback Riding Trail

Winter horseback riding at our all-inclusive resort in Colorado is unlike any other experience you’ll have at a dude ranch in the American West, thanks to our 8,500 acres of prime Rocky Mountain landscape. We’ve got access to some of the best horseback riding trails in Colorado, and we try our best to make sure … 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 »

7 Reasons You Should Visit C Lazy U Ranch This Winter

When’s the last time you went away for a week or weekend to relax and explore the mountains? As we continue to move toward a snowy Colorado winter, it’s time to get away from the city and spend some time in mountain country at C Lazy U all-inclusive resort. C Lazy U is a luxury … 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 »

Holiday and Winter Weekend Getaways from Denver

As the cool air begins to make its way through the Rocky Mountains, Coloradans begin to think about long weekends full of snow, skiing, warm fires and delicious gourmet meals. Just a two-hour drive from Denver, C Lazy U guest ranch offers families an ideal winter weekend getaway full of all of the above, and … 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 »

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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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From the Horse's Mouth

“Didn't want to leave...”

We had a wonderful experience after a few minor adjustments. Let me begin with the great things about C Lazy U! It was a wonderful week. The ranch is warm, welcoming and truly a lot of fun. The horseback riding and the wranglers were superb! The horses are extremely well cared for and the riding trails are fabulous.

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