C Lazy U Ranch Blog

Award-Winning Wine on the Ranch

Since 2016, C Lazy U has proudly received the Wine Spectator Award recognizing the ranch’s excellent wine selection. With contending restaurants hailing from famous wine regions like Napa Valley, this 4-year honor is no easy feat. To make the list, wine selections must offer an interesting variety, pair well with the restaurant’s menu, and appeal … Continue Reading »

Colorful Colorado: Fall at the Ranch

Colorado is beautiful in any season, but fall is one of the most colorful. The beautiful Rocky Mountains, spotted with fiery red-orange aspens, draw in hundreds of Colorado natives and tourists alike every year. At C Lazy U dude ranch, you’ll get a front row ticket to the riot of color that comes with a … Continue Reading »

Glamping at Ranch

Glamping, known as glamorous or upscale camping, combines the breathtaking scenery of camping with modern luxury. At C Lazy U Ranch, you can experience the unforgettable beauty of the Great American West in style with an overnight campout at the Ranch’s Outpost.   Glamping at the Ranch is a great option for couples, families, and groups … Continue Reading »

Booking a Fly Fishing Trip at C Lazy U

Fishing is popular  at C Lazy U ranch, but the hospitable team in the Outfitters cabin make booking easy. If you’re itching to get on the water,  call ahead to touch base with one of the ranch’s fly fishing guides and book that morning bite. If you’re still working out your plans, don’t worry!  You … Continue Reading »

Mountain Bike Through C Lazy U

The mountain playground that is Colorado is a veritable treasure trove of natural beauty, and sometimes your feet just aren’t fast enough to take you everywhere you want to go. For those adventurers who want to see it all, there’s a simple solution: mountain biking. Great for All Experience Levels Whether you’re a biking novice … Continue Reading »

Top Travel Destinations in Colorado

Whether you’re seeking adventure, culture, relaxation, or family bonding time, there’s a perfect place for you here in Colorado. From mountain vistas and sprawling vineyards to the green meadows and wildflowers of Colorado Ranch Country, you’re sure to have the vacation of your dreams any time of the year. Start planning your next trip and … Continue Reading »

Why Get a Fishing Guide?

When planning a destination fishing trip, a few questions may come up. What water is best for fishing? What gear should I  use? How do I find and choose a guide? At C Lazy U Ranch, our knowledgeable guides can answer all of those questions! Plus, you can choose from any of C Lazy U’s … Continue Reading »

Rafting at C Lazy U Ranch

Looking for an unconventional way to explore colorful Colorado while you’re at C Lazy U? White water rafting is a great way to see the state’s beauty while feeding your spirit for adventure. Whether you paddle across the family-friendly upper Colorado River or splash through the more challenging Clear Creek River, your rafting trip through … Continue Reading »

Girls Weekend Getaway to C Lazy U

Like Cyndi Lauper said: “Girls Just Want To Have… a relaxing weekend getaway to C Lazy U” (that’s it, right?) and we couldn’t agree more. That’s why C Lazy U Dude Ranch is the ultimate girls weekend getaway for fun, adventure, relaxation, and spending time with some amazing people! Family vacations are special for watching … Continue Reading »

A True C Lazy U Ranch Love Story

If you ask the staff at C Lazy U about the romance on ranch over the years, you may end up getting some pretty entertaining stories.  Some of which may be true and some that are completely embellished.  The common term at C Lazy U Ranch for romance is “Ranchmance” which is lighthearted way of … Continue Reading »

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As Colorado’s premier dude ranch, many of C Lazy U’s guests visit for our world-class horseback riding. With 8,500 acres of land to explore and daily trail rides, city clickers and seasoned riders alike can get in touch with nature and strengthen their horsemanship skills. But, if you’re scared of horses, or simply just don’t … Continue Reading »

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“Best Family Trip”

We have been wanting to go to C Lazy U for quite a few years now and finally made the trip happen. All I could think was why did we wait so long. Our kids were so enthralled with the whole experience. The counselors were great, the horses and whole ranch experience was great, food was amazing, lodging was awesome.

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