High Lonesome Lodge & Barn and Grotto Suraboza now open. Axel's Pavilion opening soon.

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High Lonesome Lodge & Barn and Grotto Suraboza now open!

- Axel's Pavilion opening soon -

Nestled in the hillside overlooking the Ranch, our new 50,000 square foot Lodge will include: 31 guest rooms, four guest suites, Grotto Suraboza, and meeting and event space for groups of up to 350 people. The centerpiece of the Lodge is the High Lonesome Barn - a Civil War-era structure moved piece by piece from Ohio, with a wall of windows providing unparalleled views of the Continental Divide and Ranch Creek Valley.


Photo: David Lynn Photography

High Lonesome Barn & Axel's Pavilion Features

  • 4,200 sq. ft. Events Barn - converted hay barn from the Midwest
  • Reception spaces in barn will accomodate up to 350 people
  • Barn's hay loft converted into a quiet reading lounge or a reception hall during events
  • 2 Rumford fireplaces in reception space and lounge
  • A/V capabilities for large weddings and corporate gatherings
  • Wine Grotto Suraboza at lower level offers an intimate dining experience in a space "carved into the hillside" (seats 40)
  • Showroom serves as planning space for wedding clientele as well as pre-function space for the Wine Grotto
  • Ski locker storage for Nordic ski-in/ski-out experience
  • Commercial kitchen for weddings and corporate gatherings
  • South Terrace for outdoor receptions
  • Landscaped "amphitheater" below South Terrace for outdoor weddings
  • 3,000 sq. ft. outdoor Axel's Events Pavilion for comfortable dining experiences from Spring until Fall (Hillside just north of High Lonesome Lodge)
  • Axel's Events Pavilion with fire pit and outdoor terrace will also be available during the Winter months for tubing hill participants and Nordic skiers


Photo: David Lynn Photography


Photo: David Lynn Photography


Photo: David Lynn Photography


Photo: David Lynn Photography


Photo: David Lynn Photography


Photo: David Lynn Photography

High Lonesome Lodge Features

  • 50,000 sq. ft. Lodge with 35 guest rooms and suites
  • Lodge designed into existing grades of the hillside landscape
  • 31 guest rooms - 400 sq. ft. each
  • Guest rooms offering a variety of amenities: adjoining rooms, spacious bathrooms with low-flow fixtures, vaulted wood ceilings with beetle kill finishes, stone fireplaces in select rooms and suites, exterior porches with East-facing views of the Continental Divide
  • Four guest suites - 1,000 sq. ft.
  • Guest suites offer these amenities for larger groups/families: Great room with fireplace & large private terrace, spacious master bedroom & bath, sleeping loft, second guest bathroom with shower
  • Secluded upper terrace with spectacular views for small outdoor gatherings