C Lazy U Ranch Blog

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 5-Spur 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 »

Try C Lazy U’s House-Made Meats

The C Lazy U Guest Ranch prides itself on giving guests an authentic Western experience. Visitors to C Lazy U feel the western atmosphere while on horseback riding throughout the Rocky Mountains, in the rustic charm of their luxury guest accommodations and even during meals when the ranch’s expert culinary team whip up everything from … Continue Reading »

This Summer’s Best Fishing Trip: Colorado Fly Fishing

For so many anglers, both amateur and pro, there’s nothing quite like Colorado in the summertime. Colorado fly fishing is some of the best to be had. For a fly fishing vacation with exclusive access to private territory and trained guides, C Lazy U is ready with an Orvis-certified experience for all skill levels – … Continue Reading »

Happy Birthday Petey!

Today is a very important day here at the C Lazy U – it’s Petey the Donkey’s birthday! Petey turns 24 years old today – that means he was born in 1992! As you all know, Petey is the official C Lazy U Ranch mascot (he did a great job this past Sunday representing C … Continue Reading »

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With nearly 100 years’ experience, we’re confident that we’ve perfected the art of providing guests with a once-in-a-lifetime dude ranch vacation: a mix of rugged ranch activities and the luxury of a five-star (or, in our case, five-spur!) resort. Thanks to LUX magazine, we know we’ve truly mastered that balancing act — C Lazy U … Continue Reading »

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“Guest ranch above and beyond outstanding”

What more would you want - incredible beauty all around you, 140 staff to 80 guests, very spacious rooms, attentive and friendly staff, horse riding twice a day, fishing, hiking, mountain biking! Food was fabulous. Cowboy coffee at 7:00 in the morning was a must... The kids program was amazing.

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