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    Elk Mountain Ranch

    13000 CR 185B, Buena Vista, CO 81211
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    “tom and sue” (67 reviews)
    “trap shooting” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Special Offer: Ride & Raft $100 Credit
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    Arrowhead Point Campground & Cabins
    159 reviews
    #2 of 18 Speciality lodging in Buena Vista
     
    Surf Chateau
    185 reviews
    #1 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Buena Vista
     
    Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort
    1,543 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Nathrop
     
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    440 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Buena Vista
     
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    Reviewed 13 June 2016

    We had never visited a dude ranch before and I wasn't exactly sure what to expect. Elk Mountain Ranch blew me away. Tom and Sue will tailor your experience to match your wants and needs. I hadn't ridden much, but the horse that I was...More

    Thank JRA902
    Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 9 November 2016

    It is always nice to be able to disconnect from electronics and reconnect with family. That is one of the great parts of the Dude Ranch experience and thank you for letting us be your first. Thanks for the wonderful endorsement. We hope to see...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2016

    The staff were excellent, young folks from different parts of the county apparently chosen very carefully as wranglers, waitresses, housekeepers to serve in an intimate, family friendly environment. Food was home-cooked, Excellent food,and comfortable bed at the Vista cabin. Beautiful location in a rustic setting...More

    Thank fred p
    Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 9 November 2016

    The staff is a great source of pride for our ranch and the experience that their provide for all our guests. The horses, activities, staff and scenery can really lead to "one of the best vacations". Thanks for allowing us to be part of that...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2016

    My sister, grandfather, and I took a wonderful week to the ranch away from our parents and the world. The first thing that happened when we pulled through onto the ranch, was that we were stopped by Sue, the wife to the owner of the...More

    Thank skabadkar
    Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 9 November 2016

    Thank you for bring Grandpa Larry and your sister to the ranch. We really enjoyed your company. The petting zoo animals miss their daily walks with you. Thanks for allowing us to be your one in a million experience. Have a great junior year. Happy...More

    Reviewed 5 December 2015

    Elk Mountain Ranch is set high in the Rockies with wondrous views of the Collegiate Peaks. While the wildlife and vistas make the setting magnificent, it is the people that make the experience special. Tom and Sue Murphy, the ranch owners, do a tremendous job...More

    Thank Ben H
    Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 9 November 2016

    Thank you for the review and to hear that it was "extraordinary". Happy to hear that you found the horse orientation helpful to your riding experience at the ranch. The opportunity to spend time and to reconnect with family is at the core of what...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2015

    I arrived at Elk ranch Solo, but was soon part of Tom & Sue's " Family" which included everybody on the Ranch, guests and the TEAM consisting of expert wranglers who ensured safe riding over exciting trails with awesome views. The food, served with a...More

    Thank ken g
    Response from Sue M, Owner at Elk Mountain RanchResponded 27 October 2015

    Thanks Ken, Wow what an honor to have you with us to celebrate your 85th birthday. It was a pleasure to have you with us. You are certainly good company. Here's to 86! Cheers.

    Arrowhead Point Campground & Cabins
    159 reviews
    #2 of 18 Speciality lodging in Buena Vista
     
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    185 reviews
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    Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort
    1,543 reviews
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    440 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Buena Vista
     
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Babysitting
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Hot Tub
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Family Rooms ,
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
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    • Colorado >
    • Buena Vista
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    • Elk Mountain Ranch Hotel Buena Vista
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    Room Tips
    "We stayed in Deer cabin and enjoyed how secluded it was, while still being easily accessible to all the main..."
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    "Vista cabin had fantastic views, lots of space, and was close enough to the owners' office to get their..."
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    "The Vista Cabin is Spectacular"
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    "we stayed in the Vista cabin, great location and views and had in room WIFI Away from the main lodge. It was..."
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