The famous Wit’s End complex is a complete operating Dude and Guest Ranch spanning 66 acres in the midst of 2.65 million square miles of national forest and wilderness in the Colorado Rockies with the breathtaking Vallecito Lake at the base of the mountains. The one of kind Dude Resort Ranch is a self-sufficient property featuring 19 cabins, a guest reception lodge with a resort style full service spa.
The Old Lodge at the Lake has a fine dining restaurant and tavern. Guests enjoy horseback trail rides, rafting, amazing hiking, unbelievable alpine fishing and Summer Sightseeing and Fall hunting trips. In addition the resort amenities include a relaxing swimming pool, hot tubs, tennis courts, and of course access to beautiful Vallecito Lake for boating, and waterskiing and other Water Sport activities.
The Wits End convention center is a perfect for weddings and corporate events. It is the largest in the 4 county regions with over 7,200 sq.ft + 3,000 sq. ft. mezzanine and has hosted groups like Land Rover, Chrysler, AMEX. Phillip Morris etc. The warm atmosphere that permeates this resort recalls the romance and drama of the Old West.
The ranch’s focal point has to be the “Old Lodge at the Lake,” a renovated 133-year-old barn that houses a tavern w/The Beautiful crystal Tavern mirrors dating from 1836, salvaged from the famous Crystal Palace of London, England and complemented with a fine dining restaurant within its 8,551 square feet of interior space overlooking the vast equestrian meadow.
This World Class Resort Ranch has become a favorite of both celebrities and major CEOs, including country music star Alan Jackson, noted journalist Maria Shriver-Schwarzenegger, entertainer Sylvester Stallone’s family and many other distinguished guests. In addition to this amazing property there are available 3.5 CFS senior water rights dating to 1880 and earlier according to the owner, along with numerous springs, creeks, ponds and Forest Service permits allowing horseback riding, hunting, fishing, hiking and camping in over approximately 1 million acres of National Forest. This was at one time the only Orvis endorsed Guest and fishing Ranch in the Nation.
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