Located in the heart of the Rockies, the Elk Mountain Dude and Guest Ranch is the highest ranch in the state and offers a true taste of the Colorado wilderness to just 30 guests. Days are filled with horseback riding, fishing, hiking, white water rafting, mountain biking and other outdoor activities, all set against a jaw-dropping natural backdrop with spectacular mountain views at every turn.
This ranch also offers private, spacious accommodation decorated in a tasteful Western style as well as delicious dining experience, ranging from trail ride cook outs to candlelit suppers and homemade snacks. After a busy day out, relax on the lodge deck before dinner and enjoy daily appetisers as the sun sets.
Location: The closest airport is Denver International Airport. It’s a pleasant 2 hour drive from the airport or from Colorado Springs to the ranch.
Accommodation: Minimum 7 night stay (Sunday to Sunday). There are 8 different cabins to choose from, all with a master bedroom and further accommodation for two adults or children. All cabins have en suite facilities.
Horse Riding and other activities: All levels of rider are welcome at the Elk Mountain Ranch, including beginners and children. The weekly schedule of activities includes trail rides, guided hikes, white water rafting, archery and more!