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Ranch-Inspired Wedding Trends

With spring weddings on the horizon, we thought we’d wrangle up and share a few wedding trends close to our hearts – and our home – at C Lazy U guest ranch. Location, Location, Location! A wedding encompasses many elements, but one of the first things a couple needs to solidify is the venue. A… Continue Reading »

Winter At a Dude Ranch?

You may think that you’d dig a Cowboy-style vacation only in the warmth of the summertime – a “City Slickers” movie experience seems like the way a guest ranch vacation should be, right? But why would you limit your horseback riding and chance to enjoy the western lifestyle to only a few months out of… Continue Reading »

Top 10 Reasons to Visit C Lazy U over Christmas and New Year’s Eve

I can’t believe the end of the year is so near! We’ve had a blast making your Colorado family vacations the best experience possible in 2013 and are ready to end with a bang as we celebrate Christmas and New Years. Don’t have plans this year or still looking for something fun to do? Why… Continue Reading »

Top 10 Reasons to Visit C Lazy U in the Winter

It’s official – winter is here! The temperatures sure are dropping this week, but the fun winter activities are just starting to heat up! If you are looking to plan a fun family winter vacation, C Lazy U dude ranch is your top choice for a wide range of winter activities to keep the whole… Continue Reading »

Top 10 Reasons to Visit C Lazy U for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and of course there is no better place to spend it than with family and friends. But, how about spending your Thanksgiving family vacation in Colorado with friends and family in the heart of the Rocky Mountains just a short drive from the city with all the hard work… Continue Reading »

Cowboy Up with Some Western Fashion Tips from the Cowboys and Cowgirls that Know Best

As a guest ranch that’s been in operation for 90+ years we’ve seen a lot of different people come and go, all with different riding experiences to talk of, and all at different riding abilities; but, something that we hear, facetiously, from almost all of our guests is that regardless of your level of riding… Continue Reading »

Quadruped of the Month- June

And a second brand on her shoulder

So it’s taken me a little while to pick June’s quadruped of the month, but we’ve got a lot of terrific candidates.  After much debate, however, I’ve decided on this beauty (we call her Rose):     Now Rose is a very interesting horse as she already has several brands on her (if you’ve ever… Continue Reading »

Roping Clinic and Horsemanship Clinic Offered This Year

Here's Tami practicing her roping skills on our fake cow- looks like she's throwing a shot! Go get 'em, Tami!

Another summer is under way here at the C Lazy U Ranch.  With each summer come a lot of changes all over the ranch.  As far as the horse program, there is a group of 14 horses who are trying to find their place in the herd.  As the miniature Sicilian donkey that I am… Continue Reading »

Quadruped of the Month- May

The sassy swish of her tail had me the first time  that I saw her

All, I’m pleased to introduce you to this month’s quadruped of the month: her name is Spot and she is new to the ranch as of this April!     Spot isn’t the thinnest horse in the herd, but I like a girl that can eat so it’s no problem to me- she’s actually built… Continue Reading »

Quadruped of the Month-April

Willow- Horse of the month for April, 2013

Hello loyal blog readers (I came to the conclusion today, by the way, that the reason I have so many loyal readers is because this blog is essentially an extension of me, so when you can’t be with me all the time this give you the next best thing… right? Well, I’m back and so… Continue Reading »