DoubleSpur LodgeAAA Approved - 3 Diamond Rated

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Come along for a taste of the real west...
Horseback riding

There's nothing quite like touring this beautiful country, when it's done from the back of a trustworthy horse.

Colorado High Country
Heading out to the pasture

The Double Spur Lodge & Ranch will be happy to direct you to a qualified equine professional for all your horseback riding needs. Appreciate riding through territory virtually untouched by man. Enjoy the beautiful and vibrant landscape, captivating area history and the tranquility that comes along with a mountain ride, all while enjoying 360 degrees of Rocky Mountains views.

"We planned this ride for my daughter, but I think it was really for me. It was a truly wonderful day... "
J.A. Ellison...Altlanta GA

Rustic* Cabin Overnights
Nestled on 160 private acres in the midst of the pristine Rio Grande Forest, delight in the character of this original homesteaded property surrounded by Nature at its best. Enjoy fishing, hiking, riding, visits from the local wildlife, campfires and more.

moose rc with fish cabin exterior

*Since the definition of rustic may vary, here is ours...
Rus.tic (rus-tik) adj. cabin: 1. Incredible mountain hideaway with many comforts of home; 2. lights, TV & VCR powered by generator (if needed or wanted); 3. scrumptious, flowing spring water... it just isn't flowing inside; 4. plumbing... some of it is outside. 5. simple & beautiful, back to nature fun.

"My wife and I and our 3 children didnšt know quite what to expect . We were very pleasantly surprised. What a great place! An experience our entire family will never forget. Thanks Double Spur..."
Fred Spoliansky - Azusa, CA

Brandings, Cattle Drives & More...
If you have always wanted to experience life on a real working cattle ranch, this is for you! Drive cattle on horseback from winter to summer pasture; brand, check and doctor cows; eat off a chuck wagon and more. . This is the "real thing", consequently schedules will vary. Please call for more information and direction to resources that can help you plan this type of activity.

chuckwagon at sunset bull-whip

Brandings and day activities - please call for information and direction to resources.

Guided "Mountain" Fishing Trips- click for more information

Big Game Hunting

Colorado - A destination spot for Big Game hunters!

The area in and around the Double Spur Lodge & Ranch provides hunters with a multitude of options. Whether you hunt black powder, archery or rifle, this is a great spot for Big Game.

2 guys and elk

Full guided hunts - Are available through reputable outfitters in the area. Call or email us for more information.

A hunt of a different sort...

If relaxing in rustic elegance after a day of hunting is what you prefer, how about a self guided hunt out of the Double Spur Lodge? Our lodge sits in unit 80 which is an over the counter license. See website below for other over the counter units in the area.
For more information on hunting in Colorado and for draw tag applications go to the Colorado Division of Wildlife website at www.wildlife.state.co.us
Western Adventures & Big Game Hunting Trips are not provided by Double Spur Lodge and Ranch. We would be happy to direct you to a qualified outfitter in the area.
Remember when traveling and participating in mountain activities, the weather can be inclement any time of year. Pack accordingly. The altitude at the Double Spur Lodge & Ranch is 7,874 feet. Mountain altitudes can reach to over 10,000 feet. Don't forget to drink a lot of water when visiting these high altitude areas.

Note: The Double Spur Lodge & Ranch only provides lodging for our guests. Equine and livestock activities are not provided by or conducted on Double Spur Lodge & Ranch property. If guests choose to participate in the above mentioned activities, it is between the outfitter they choose and themselves. The Double Spur Lodge & Ranch does not own or operate the Double Spur Training Center or any outside contracted outfitters.