Welcome to The Colorado Experience.

At Devil’s Thumb Ranch we carefully craft experiences that embrace the pioneering spirit of the early homesteaders while honoring the grand landscape that surrounds us. Of course, such a luxurious escape would be incomplete without refined modern comforts like our renowned spa, acclaimed restaurants, plush accommodations and a unique approach to sustainability that preserves this stunning place for future generations. Here, guests are invited to participate in real, authentic ranch activities from Nordic skiing to horseback riding, cattle driving, fly fishing and exploring breathtaking Colorado, on over 6,000 acres (and millions of wilderness acres) that surrounds us. Or to simply unplug from everyday life, escape from the Denver heat, curl up with a good book, and reconnect with the people who matter most. It is, dare we say, an authentic Colorado ranch experience you simply can’t find anywhere else. We invite you to explore what it’s all about.

The Ranch Roundup

Event Calendar

Gather ‘round.

Inspiring landscapes and lavish accommodations create an atmosphere perfect for celebrating, connecting or simply unearthing a renewed sense of purpose. Whatever brings you to Devil’s Thumb Ranch is also certain to bring your group closer together. Explore our unique approach to weddings, events and corporate meetings that’s sure to leave a lasting impression.

From the Blog:

Wagyu Beef: Like No Other

What is wagyu beef? The simple answer is it’s the most unparalleled quality and taste of meat you will ever have. Wagyu beef is considered to be one of the best available types of beef available in the United States. Wagyu is a type of beef and cattle that originates in Japan, and is part … Continued

Latest from Instagram

Style from head to toe… Kick off your #holiday shopping at #ZachsMercantile. New Red Wing boots are in store! 970-726-8231
And don’t miss this Saturday’s #HolidayMarket in the #Ranch‘s historic #BroadAxeBarn. Find unique items from: @filson1897, @smithoptics, @thejamesbrand, @redwingshoes, @topodesigns, @lovetokensjewelry, @jewelrybybloom, @janeiredale, @zentsofficial, @alpnrock, Karen Vance Paintings, @stancesocks, @clairewestdesign, @toohautecowgirls, @2mountains2streams, @missmacieboots & more.

Take a spontaneous getaway! Some of the best things in life are spur of the moment…
Now until Wed., Dec. 6th, book a midweek getaway to @DevilsThumbResort, Trailhead Inn or @VasquezCreekInn & receive these limited time rates:
Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort
Standard Room from $199/night*
Deluxe Room from $219/night*
Premium Room from $239/night*
Trailhead Inn from $99/night*
Vasquez Creek Inn from $89/night*
Call: 970-726-5632
*Limited quantities available. Other restrictions apply. Not valid for previously booked reservations or groups. Taxes & gratuities not included. Based on availability. Offer may not be combined with any other promotion or package.

May auld acquaintances be remembered! Usher in the #NewYear at @DevilsThumbResort!
New Year’s Eve Dinner at #RanchHouseRestaurant
Chef’s 4-course Menu
5 -10pm • $72/person • kids 12 & under half-price Call: 970-726-5633
New Year’s Eve Grand Buffet at #HighLonesomeBarn
7-10 pm • $110/person • kids 12 & under half-price
Open Bar • Live music by the Andy Straus Band Call: 970-726-7013
New Year’s Eve Party at #BroadAxeBarn featuring @RobDrabkin & Full Band
10pm-1am • $10 Lodging Guests • $25 Non-Lodging Guests • Full Service Bar Call: 970-726-7013

Back to Top