Nestled amidst cascading streams and teeming with abundant wildlife, Tumbling River Ranch provides countless avenues to explore the beauty of the Colorado high country. A vacation here promises lasting memories for your entire family. For over 70 years, guests have been enchanted by our warm ambiance, unparalleled service, historic top-tier accommodations, and sumptuous home-cooked meals.

Guest Capacity:
Meeting Capacity:
Dates Open:
Summer: Jun. 02,2024 - Aug. 03,2024
Riding Dates:
Jun. 02,2024 - Aug. 03,2024
Minimum Age For Independent Riding:
Minimum Age Accepted at Ranch:

Lodging Overview

Tumbling River Ranch showcases exceptional facilities, harmoniously merging the rustic charm of yesteryears with contemporary comforts. Guests can choose from a variety of cabins, each distinctively designed, featuring cozy fireplaces and private baths to promise a warm and intimate stay. Complementing these cabins is the ranch's historic Ranch House. This iconic structure, resonant with the area's rich past, houses charming rooms and a spacious suite, all offering a harmonious blend of rustic allure and modern conveniences. Whether seeking a romantic escape or a spacious family haven, Tumbling River Ranch promises an accommodation option tailored to your needs.

Recreation Overview

In just one week, create a lifetime of memories at Tumbling River Ranch. With our vast array of activities, one summer might not seem enough! Dive into white-water rafting, try your hand at shooting sports, or engage in fishing across serene streams, ponds, and high-altitude lakes. Our guided hiking program offers breathtaking views, or perhaps you'd prefer to swim, unwind in a hot tub, challenge yourself in the game room, or even square dance. We offer hayrides, rejuvenating massages, fitness and wellness sessions, and the timeless joy of singing by a campfire. Explore historic towns and experience the thrill of a narrow-gauge railroad journey. On horseback, venture to long-forgotten mines, elusive ghost towns, cookouts, or even an overnight pack trip. If a moment of tranquility is what you seek, immerse yourself in a good book amidst stunning vistas. At TRR, flexibility is at its finest – whether you choose to experience activities as a family or explore individually, every moment promises an unforgettable adventure.

*Activities are Subject to change

Dining Overview

At Tumbling River Ranch, we take immense pride in our meals. Every dish is home-cooked: from our freshly baked breads to our delectable desserts. We are confident that both you and your children will relish our menu offerings. Our meals are primarily served family-style, meaning everyone—adults and children alike—gathers to share the same thoughtfully prepared entree, instead of choosing from a vast menu. If you have a discerning eater in your family, please ensure you fill out the "dietary needs" section on our advance guest form. With prior knowledge, we can seamlessly integrate additional dishes into our meals. Proudly known as the most kid-friendly ranch in Colorado, we always stock up on beloved children's favorites such as macaroni and cheese, chicken nuggets, and PB&J sandwiches. A typical dinner might showcase a plethora of entrées ranging from tri-tip roasts, pork tenderloin, and grilled salmon to smoked trout, barbecued chicken, and ribs. And the best part? It's all-you-can-eat! Tumbling River does have a fully stocked bar with the latest wines, CO micro-brews and delicious cocktails. Cheers!


Adult Rate:
$3000/week for the summer season.
Child Rate:
Teens (12 - 17) $2900 ; Children (6 - 11) $2800 ; Children (3 - 5) $2600 ; Children (2 and under) $800; nanny program and hourly babysitting additional
Service Charge/Tip Rate:
Tumbling River has a service charge of 18%. We are a non-tipping ranch. No gratuities are expected.
Tax Rate:
Accepted Payment Methods:
We accept the following credit cards: Visa, MasterCard and American Express.
Travel Agents Accepted:


Lodging Accomodations:
Cabin Accomodations:
Dedicated Arrival Day
Minimum Night Stay
Summer (Peak Season)
6 Nights


Children's Program:
Children's Program Start/End Age:
0 - 17
Baby Sitting:
Outdoor Heated Pool
Cattle Gathering:
Team Penning:
Cattle Drives:
Additional Cattle Activities:
Spinner and fly-fishing, fly fishing excursions for a fee
River Rafting:
Guided Hiking:
Yes-No Charge
Mountain Biking:
Shooting Sports:
Yes-No Charge
Hay/Wagon Ride:
Adult Only Weeks: