FIRST CHILD FREE for 2017 Dude Ranch Season. Full 6-day Dude Ranch Experience gets the first child free with at least one paying adult One free child – ages 4-15 – per immediate family. Dates based on availability from June through early September, 2017 season. Must confirm reservations before January 1st.

The High Lonesome Ranch sits on the Colorado Rockies’ majestic western slope for un-matched outdoor-based holidays. Guest & Dude Ranch, fly-fishing, wing shooting, big game hunting, hiking, mountain biking, white-water rafting, wild-horse tours & more.

Dude Ranch trips often end with families’ being fully bonded to one another, their wranglers & horses. Cattle driving, riding, roping & branding. Fly-fishing for 5 species of trout. Wing Shooting for 5 species of upland game birds. Astonishingly beautiful mountains & valleys. western elegant lodging, contemporary western cuisine. Private cabins & master suites.

Excellent guest services. Our Lonesome Outfitter Shop has everything you’ll need for your adventures. Cocktail hour is at the headquarters’ stone fireplace & the dining room adjoins. A business center is complete with computer, hard phone line & satellite WIFI. A short drive away are Glenwood Hot Springs, Battlement Mesa Golf Club, The Golf Club at Redlands Mesa, winery tours, Powderhorn Ski Resort, & more. Enjoy cooking classes with our Executive Chef or Yoga classes. Elevations of 5,000 to 9,200 ft. provide great birding opportunities & views. Have a massage in your guesthouse or just relax.

We offer something for everyone who enjoys spectacular American West scenery and outdoor pursuits. Families, friends, & groups create memories to last forever. You will see amazing stars at night around the campfire and you’ll be treated like a star, too. Let us show you!

Guest Capacity:
12
Meeting Capacity:
Dates Open:
spring: Mar. 20,2017 - Jun. 19,2017
summer: May. 01,2020 - Aug. 29,2020
fall: Sep. 01,2019 - Jun. 01,2019
winter: Nov. 01,2018 - Dec. 31,2018
Riding Dates:
Jun. 03,2019 - Dec. 31,2019
Minimum Age For Independent Riding:
8
Minimum Age Accepted at Ranch:
8

Lodging Overview

There are many types of lodging at the ranch. Families will have a choice based on availability at the time of making reservations.

Recreation Overview

Our equestrian weeks are centered around you and your horse. Additional activities include fly-fishing, sporting clays, rifle range, mountain biking, hiking, geocaching, off-site rodeo, photography,and more. Out-of-season activities include world class fly-fishing, upland bird hunting, big game hunting. Winter activities include snow shoeing, downhill and cross country skiing as well as snowmobiling. All are located just 45 minutes from our doorstep.

Dining Overview

Contemporary western cuisine with most ingredients coming from our gardens, orchards or local surrounding farms and ranches. All our bakery and bread items are freshly made daily from scratch and our beef is raised naturally on The High Lonesome Ranch, aged here, and, of course, USDA inspected.

Rates

Adult Rate:
$2,996.00 for Dude Ranch Experience - 6 nights/5 days $1,910 for Tenderfoot Package - 4 nights/3 days
Child Rate:
$1,703.00 - Dude Ranch Experience - 6 nights/5 days $1,1133.00 - Tenderfoot Package - 4 nights/3 days
Service Charge/Tip Rate:
We have a 15% service charge which includes tips to all the ranch staff. The service charge will be added to the base prices listed.
Tax Rate:
3.9
Accepted Payment Methods:
We accept American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover cards, approved checks, and cash.
Travel Agents Accepted:
yes

Accommodations

Lodging Accomodations:
yes
Cabin Accomodations:
yes
Season
Dedicated Arrival Day
Minimum Night Stay
Summer (Peak Season)
Sunday
4 Nights
Fall (Off Peak Season)
Sunday
6 Nights
Winter (Off Peak Season)
Sunday
4 Nights
Spring (Off Peak Season)
N/A
N/A

Activities

Children's Program:
1
Children's Program Start/End Age:
6 - 15
Baby Sitting:
Yes-Charge
Swimming:
Beautiful new pool for guests to enjoy
Cattle Gathering:
Yes
Team Penning:
Yes
Cattle Drives:
Yes
Additional Cattle Activities:
Special early season calf branding packages
Fishing:
Streams and pools
River Rafting:
Yes-Charge
Guided Hiking:
Yes-No Charge
Golf:
Nearby
Mountain Biking:
On approved road system
Shooting Sports:
Yes-Charge
Hay/Wagon Ride:
Yes
Adult Only Weeks:
Yes

Other Amenities

Liquor:
BYOB
Whirlpool Spa:
No
Wheelchair Accessible:
Yes
Massage Available on Ranch:
Yes-Charge
Laundry Facilities:
Yes-No Charge
Information Technology Facilities:
WIFI in main buildings

Special Events

Conventions, Meetings & Retreats

Executives can broadcast presentations in surround sound on a 60-inch flat screen in the conference room and can access networks back home through a wireless server. The conference center is conveniently located at the ranch epicenter that makes for an efficient use of time. Its large windows offer a spectacular view of Logan Mountain beyond the fire pit where guests enjoy telling about their day's adventures at night after dinner.
Capacity:
40
Season:
year round
Activities:
can be designed around all offered ranch activities
Minimum Nights:
3 night/2 day

Weddings

Spectacular wedding ceremonies at The High Lonesome Ranch take place on the various spacious Ceremony Lawns, which offer panoramic mountain views
Wedding Planning:
Location only
Wedding Officiant:

Family Reunions

Book Entire Ranch:
Yes
Capacity:
40
Discount:
possible