Elk Mountain Lodge is Colorados highest guest ranch, at a height of 9,600 feet and offers the most awe-inspiring views of the San Isabel National Forest, Collegiate Peaks and the Arkansas Valley. The ranch is just a few hours drive from both Denver and Colorado Springs. They offer an intimate experience as the maximum amount of guests at anyone time is 30. The ranch is open 23 May - 19 Sep.
The riding programme is outstanding and the nature of the remote high location offers an opportunity to ride alongside countless wildflowers and wildlife, including deer, elk and antelope. The rides are in small groups, tailored by interest and ability. Rides on offer include a lunch on the trail, champagne brunch and an overnight pack trip.
The ranch can also arrange weekly trips to Aspen and white water rafting trips on Arkansas River, Browns Canyon.
A full childrens program is offered for 3-7yr olds with two childrens counsellors to supervise the youngsters. Activities include arena riding, arts and crafts, petting zoo, animal care, fishing, picnic lunches, games and rodeo practice.
Adult Only Weeks are available the on the 05 September and 12 September and there are no single supplements in these weeks.