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Cowgirls with Cameras Getaway

Cowgirls with Cameras Getaway

Join the Cowgirls with Cameras on a 5-day, 4-night Photographers Getaway at C Lazy U Ranch! Grab your camera and lenses and head to the ranch for this exciting opportunity to shoot horses in the snow. All levels of photographers are welcome. You'll shoot the jingle in and out each day plus have opportunities to … Continued

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Family Spring Break Vacations

Family Spring Break Vacations

Spend spring break on a C Lazy U dude ranch adventure that the whole family won’t ever forget.

  • All-inclusive spring break packages feature luxury accommodations, gourmet meals and ranch activities
  • Enjoy activities like horseback riding, snowtubing, and cross-country skiing on miles of groomed trails
  • Take advantage of complimentary shuttles to famous Colorado ski resorts
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Winter Wine & Dine

Winter Wine & Dine

Join us for a special Wine & Dine event this March. Featuring Chef Cory and Sommelier Tony, you'll be treated to 4- and 5-course gourmet meals with exceptional wine pairings. Special programming, luxury accommodations and most ranch activities are also included!

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Julie Goodnight & Barbra Schulte Riding & Wholeness Retreat

Julie Goodnight & Barbra Schulte Riding & Wholeness Retreat

Gain new riding skills, explore your passions and indulge yourself in luxury during the exclusive Julie Goodnight & Barbra Schulte Riding & Wholeness Retreat for women.

  • Four nights and five days of horsemanship clinics and guided trail rides
  • Attend workshops on personal growth to explore your inner strengths
  • Learn to boost your confidence, control emotions and live a purposeful life
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Find Your Inner Cowgirl through Body, Mind, Equine

Find Your Inner Cowgirl through Body, Mind, Equine

Learn how to use yoga and yogic principles to improve your horsemanship skills during this exclusive retreat, led by International yoga teacher, retreat leader, author and long-time trail rider Cathy Woods.

  • Become a conscious rider through body, breathing, energy and present-moment awareness
  • Three-night retreat allows you to acquire skills to use on and off the saddle
  • All skill levels welcome, including beginners and advanced yoga practitioners and riders
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Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend

Bring your family to C Lazy U Ranch for a fun-filled weekend filled with outdoor adventure.

  • Kick off the summer with a weekend of horseback riding and ranch activities
  • Enjoy gourmet meals, luxury cabins and a chance to visit the award-winning spa
  • Come early and/or stay after to pack in even more excitement
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Early Summer Adults-Only Getaway

Early Summer Adults-Only Getaway

Join us for a rare opportunity to enjoy a summertime adults-only getaway before families take over the ranch for the summer!

  • Get up close and personal with nature during Colorado's amazing summer weather
  • Enjoy the company of adults and uninterrupted conversation
  • Do all the included ranch activities you want or just relax by the pool, your choice!
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Adults-Only Getaway

Adults-Only Getaway

Join us for a late-summer adults-only getaway at C Lazy U to focus on yourself or your significant other.

  • Get outdoors and play like kids during Colorado's amazing late summer weather
  • Enjoy uninterrupted conversations in the company of adults
  • Do all the included ranch activities you want plus enjoy access to the Lazy You Spa
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Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day Weekend

Bring the family to the C Lazy U ranch for a fun-filled outdoor Labor Day weekend.

  • Enjoy a last-minute summer vacation with the kids before school starts
  • Kids Program offers children the chance to make new friends and explore the outdoors
  • Enjoy gourmet food, luxury cabins and dozens of ranch activities
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Short-Stay Summer Family Special

Short-Stay Summer Family Special

Join us for a rare summer short-stay special! With only a 2-night minimum stay, you and your family can enjoy the ranch's luxurious lodging, fine dining and endless activities during warm summer days and comfortable mountain evenings – but without the 7-night stay required during Family Summer Weeks.

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Goodnight’s Ultimate Riding Vacation

Goodnight’s Ultimate Riding Vacation

Experience the Ultimate Riding Vacation at C Lazy U Ranch with Julie Goodnight, September 12-16, 2024. Enjoy a plethora of riding activities, social events, and keynote presentations amidst the scenic Rocky Mountains. Non-riding activities include a Barn Dance, outdoor sports, and spa treatments. Rates start at $695 per night, with limited spots available for a weekend of horsemanship and lifelong friendships.

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Adults-Only Weekend Fall 2024

Adults-Only Weekend Fall 2024

Attend an adults-only weekend at C Lazy U to reconnect with the other grownups in your life, including your special someone.

  • Marvel at the spectacular fall colors that transform the ranch into a golden utopia
  • Enjoy uninterrupted conversation and the company of adults
  • Take advantage of all C Lazy U’s ranch activities, including access to the Lazy You Spa
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Adults-Only 4-Night Getaway

Adults-Only 4-Night Getaway

Join us for an Adults-Only getaway in late September.

  • Fall in love with C Lazy U Ranch this autumn during your mountain getaway in Colorado.
  • Catch rainbow and brook trout on private streams while fly fishing
  • Enjoy myriad ranch activities, from horseback riding to a day at the Lazy You Spa
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Ranch Riding Adventure with Julie Goodnight

Ranch Riding Adventure with Julie Goodnight

Join renowned horse trainer and clinician Julie Goodnight for an amazing Ranch Riding Adventure.

  • Daily sessions include lessons with Julie, trail obstacle challenges, cattle sorting and guided trail rides
  • Evening activities include horsemanship workshops and socializing
  • Discounted rate offers an exclusive chance to experience world-class accommodations and gourmet meals
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Fall Family Harvest Getaways

Fall Family Harvest Getaways

Fall in love with C Lazy U Ranch this autumn for a 3-night family fall getaway in Colorado.

  • Experience the wonder of Colorado in the fall with its golden aspens and crisp air
  • Catch rainbow and brook trout on private streams while fly fishing
  • Take part in all of C Lazy U’s ranch activities, from horseback riding to a day at the Lazy You Spa
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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Celebrate Thanksgiving alongside family, old friends and new friends in a Western atmosphere filled with laughter, mountain beauty and lots to do both indoors and out.

  • Thanksgiving celebration features a traditional dinner with turkey and all the trimmings
  • Come together for family game nights and evening entertainment
  • Take part in ranch activities, including horseback riding, archery and trap shooting
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Early Holiday Rate Saver

Early Holiday Rate Saver

Extend your holiday stay at C Lazy U! Come a little early for Christmas and save with early holiday rates.

  • Start the Christmas festivities early at C Lazy U Ranch
  • Save on your stay in luxury lodges with discounted rates
  • Enjoy ranch activities, including horseback riding, cross-country skiing and the feed wagon
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2024 All-inclusive Christmas Family Vacations

2024 All-inclusive Christmas Family Vacations

Dreaming of a white Christmas? Come celebrate a winter ranch vacation at C Lazy U and create lasting memories with the whole family — without the holiday stress.

  • Enjoy tree-trimming, gingerbread house building and cookie decorating with the kids
  • Go on sleigh rides to explore the ranch in festive style
  • Enjoy a traditional Christmas dinner with family and new friends
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2024 All-Inclusive New Year’s Family Vacation

2024 All-Inclusive New Year’s Family Vacation

Ring in the New Year in style with C Lazy U's famous New Year's Eve Party!

  • Suitable for both families and couples, the ranch is a magical place to celebrate the end of a glorious year
  • Enjoy a live band, mechanical bull riding, dancing and refreshments at the party, plus a champagne toast at midnight
  • During the day, adults enjoy our winter activities while the kids are having fun with their counselors
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Post-Holiday Rate Saver

Post-Holiday Rate Saver

Grab a post-holiday winter vacation at C Lazy U to keep the spirit alive after the holidays!

  • Enjoy the whole C Lazy U experience, including the Kids Program
  • Enjoy all winter activities, including horseback riding, tubing and cross-country skiing
  • Sleep deeply in our comfy beds and enjoy our fabulous gourmet food at all three meals
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Experience the Ultimate Backcountry Ski Adventure at C Lazy U

Experience the Ultimate Backcountry Ski Adventure at C Lazy U

Join us for C Lazy U’s renowned backcountry skiing experience. No lifts means no lines and lots of private powder. Bring your AT skiing setup and earn your turns or let us take you to the top of the mountain via our snow-track ranger.

The inaugural ski package rates are discounted 25% as long as you show up with your backcountry gear and ski at least one run per day.

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Presidents’ Day Weekend

Presidents’ Day Weekend

Take advantage of the long Presidents' Day Weekend and come to the Ranch for a winter getaway vacation.

  • Kid's Program allows for romantic time alone, spent at the spa or on the trails
  • Enjoy all winter ranch activities such as horseback riding and cross-country skiing
  • Luxury lodging and gourmet meals round out the all-inclusive stay
  • 3 night minimum stay
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C Lazy U isn’t just a guest ranch and award-winning resort — we’re also a fully functioning dude ranch, upholding over 100 years of Western tradition. In addition to our herd of over 200 horses, C Lazy U is home to a variety of ranch animals, including our fan-favorite staff members: Tilly & Wilbur the…

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The menu variety was vast and the food quality and taste was amazing.

~ Mike D., 11-18-2021

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