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Planning the Perfect Rustic Ranch Wedding

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

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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!

Vote for C Lazy U as USA TODAY’s Best Destination Resort

USA Today Readers Choice Awards

We are so excited to announce that C Lazy U Ranch has been nominated for USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice travel award in the category for Best Destination Resort! In order to win we need your help! Voting is open through August 1st and you can vote once a day. We are so honored to have… Continue Reading »

Horseback Riding Tips: How to get the most out of your horseback riding vacation

horseback riding

At C Lazy U, your experience and skills riding a horse don’t matter – we have the perfect horse and perfect instructors for every level of rider! To help you prepare, be safe and have fun around the horses, C Lazy U would like to offer some helpful tips to our beginner riders to enhance… Continue Reading »

Meet Betsy – C Lazy U Horse of the Month

Besty-Horse

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 several… Continue Reading »

Meet Brutus – C Lazy U’s Horse of the Month

Brutus C Lazy U 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

c lazy u western dining

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

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!

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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 »

Benefits of a Corporate Team Building Retreat (Cowboy-style!)

corporate retreat session c lazy u

Is your workplace in need of a team building getaway or corporate retreat? Signs you may be due for some breakaway time together include: team members that do a lot of grumbling under their breath, colleagues who don’t really say much at all, a team that falls prey to all sorts of distractions in the… Continue Reading »