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Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Great staff and so many activities for a family. Something for everyone to enjoy. You will not regret having this experience. Make friends for life while enjoying a great experience. Been there three years in a row.

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bevearlyjo, Front Office Manager at Deer Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing about your time at the Ranch. We are glad you had a good experience here during your third time to vacation with us. We look forward to having you back a fourth time and more!

Opelika Alabama
Reviewed 7 June 2014

Deer Valley Ranch is amazing!! Our family of 6 had a terrific time horseback riding, hiking, rafting the Arkansas River, tubing, bouldering, fishing, swimming. Highlights were the Wrangler Breakfasts, rafting, and the endless variety of teen and children's activities. The staff is terrific top to bottom! Service was above and beyond! The horseback riding was so fun even though several...

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bevearlyjo, Front Office Manager at Deer Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your review of your recent stay at Deer Valley! We are delighted that your family enjoyed so many aspects of the ranch. We very much look forward to your family returning to the ranch for even more fun!

Reviewed 1 June 2014

Our family (2 adults, 4 children) went in the "off season", so our rates were lower and not everything was up and running yet, so it may not have been the full dude ranch experience. We enjoyed it a lot --- it is beautiful and the staff there are really wonderful. I loved that the college age kids who worked...

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bevearlyjo, Front Office Manager at Deer Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review of your recent stay at Deer Valley. We are happy to hear your family enjoyed our staff, the meals and your cabin's fireplace. We are very sorry you were disappointed in the mattresses and the bedding. We are continually striving to upgrade our mattresses as we want our guests to be comfortable. We hope...

Aurora, Colorado
Reviewed 5 May 2014

This is my 2nd trip to DVR and on both occasions the staff has been amazing! Personable, attentive and quite like good family. They will go out of their way to help you. They will take the time to answer questions and share stories of the old days. The cabins are beautifully furnished and clean - filled with all amenities.The...

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bevearlyjo, Front Office Manager at Deer Valley Ranch, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your recent stay at Deer Valley. Thank you for taking the time to share a candid review of the ranch. We appreciate the details you noted that all helped make your stay enjoyable. We look forward to your return visit! Thanks again!

Longtown, Oklahoma
Reviewed 14 April 2014

We went during the first week of April 2014 during the off season so some of the services were unavailable to us but it didn't matter. Everything about our trip was awesome. The cabin decor was awesome. There is no tv or internet at the cabin if you need it but you shouldn't. There are plenty of places to go...

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bevearlyjo, Front Office Manager at Deer Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review! We really appreciate you taking the time to share about your stay. We're so glad you had such a great time at the ranch-- hope to see you again soon!

Lakewood, Colorado
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Deer Valley ranch offers lovely & clean cabins with a great view, but if you look closely at the notebooks they leave in each cabin it might not be worth it. The notebook requests that if you are an in married couple that you stay in separate cabins & that alcohol is strictly forbidden due to their religious beliefs. I...

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bevearlyjo, Front Office Manager at Deer Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a candid review. We sincerely apologize that you felt uncomfortable during your recent stay with us. Our policies are current and accurate on the confirmation you received in advance of your stay i.e. we do not prohibit alcohol but simply ask that alcohol be kept inside the cabins. We no longer have...

Reviewed 2 April 2014

Bev , Deb and all DVR were so courteous and accommodating Both over the phone and on the Ranch, it was because of their phone manners that I chose DVR over all other choices. I was skiing Monarch Mountain, a bit of a drive 45 min in good weather But we'll worth it. I stayed in Turrett which had breathtaking...

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bevearlyjo, Front Office Manager at Deer Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for the thoughtful and detailed review! We are so delighted that your stay at Deer Valley was so enjoyable. Your review captured many of the things we strive for: friendliness, fun activities, clean facilities, and a welcoming atmosphere. We hope you will come again and again!

Woodland Park, Colorado
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Cozy rustic cabins with plenty of firewood for a warm fire. Beautiful setting. Reduced rate at nearby Mt. Princeton Hot Springs. Sweet little vacation spot just minutes away from St. Elmo ghost town and easy access to kayak river in Buena Vista.

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Thank you for your review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you will be back again soon.

Lawrence, Kansas
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Great location and great rates for winter lodging. Clean accommodations, great staff, fun for families. Liked the cabins and the extra space, plus the views are great. Close to Princeton Hot Springs...

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Deer Valley is a wonderful place to visit all year round, with plenty to do in every season. We are so glad your family enjoyed a winter vacation with us. We hope you return soon!

Colorado
Reviewed 12 March 2014

basic, lo tech cabin (no cell, slow dial up only at the office), but good for the price, nice helpful staff, nice area, good for kids, we had a fun stay. we were there in off season, lodge looked old timey neat but not open.

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Thank you for your kind review. We love it when families can come to the Ranch, unplug, and reconnect! We hope your family will come again!

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Destination Christian family dude and guest ranch, south central Colorado, located between two 14,000’ peaks. Horseback riding, whitewater rafting, hiking, fishing, children & teen programs, hot springs pools and outdoor hot tubs, outdoor meals, great food. Families, singles, couples and family reunions. Discount weeks. Open year round. September to May great for groups – church, ski and corporate - and weekend cabin rentals. Making memories since 1954. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Deer Valley Ranch

Address: 16825 County Road 162, Nathrop, CO 81236-7726
Region: United States > Colorado > Nathrop
Price Range: $101 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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