Cattle Branding Retreat

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Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa



Overnight guests can enjoy a special add-on experience with a day-in-the-life of a wrangler, including the opportunity to participate in a cattle drive, learn, and experience the Ranch’s special branding and vaccinating process, plus enjoy a classic ranch-style barbecue.

Times:  9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cost:  $299/person for lodging guests; $199 add-on for Relax & Play package guests

Welcoming vacationers for more than 45 years, Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa offers a true taste of Colorado, including being named the 11th top resort in the state by readers of Condé Nast Traveler, and Orvis-Endorsed Fly-Fishing Lodge. Committed to elevating the guest experience, overnight guests will be treated to and entertained by a number of special fall events and activities as well as overnight weekday savings and Relax & Play package option.

Bugling Season 20 Percent Savings – The season Colorado falls for and saves on. The time is now, not only for hearing the elk bugle, but to savor sweet savings of 20 percent off stays at Devil’s Thumb Ranch.  Guests can venture into the mountains and experience the changing of seasons from horseback, hiking boots, or just the comfort of their cozy room at the Ranch. The Bugling Season overnight savings are available Sunday through Thursday nights through November 10, 2019.

Ranch Relax & Play Getaway Package – For guests who like recreation variety and a “complete ranch experience,” the Relax & Play package offers the best value to enjoy all the Ranch has to offer.  Relaxation comes with unlimited access to serene settings and panoramic mountain views amidst 6,500 acres of privately owned wilderness, heated outdoor pool and hot tub, oversized guest rooms and bathrooms, tubs, and plush bedding.  Guests can play to their hearts delight with unlimited, authentic Ranch activities such as zip lining, horseback riding, fly fishing, and more. Also included are three farm-to-table meals and one snack daily. Prices start at $839/night, based on double occupancy ($419.50/person) and include lodging, unlimited activities, and all-day dining.


For more information on Devil’s Thumb Ranch including activities, events, lodging, dining, and spa services, as well as the complete Ranch Relax and Play Getaway, visit or call 970-726-5632.  Once lodging is booked, guests will have the option of registering for the special fall events noted above and/or other Ranch activities.