Nestled in the Colorado Rocky Mountains midway between Aspen and Telluride, amidst thousands of acres of wilderness and national forest, Smith Fork Ranch is the essence of the American West we’ve always loved, and that hardly exists anymore. The heritage of the Old West, the towering beauty of the Rocky Mountains and the exhilaration of outdoor life is our irresistible recipe for life.
SFR is an historic ranch, lovingly restored with luxurious accommodations in the rustic tradition….wood burning fireplaces….breathtaking views in every direction….organic farmstead garden….highly acclaimed food and wine….miles of private fly fishing, horseback riding and hiking. Private, secluded and intimate, but with modern amenities and wireless internet. An attentive, caring staff provides unpretentious, convivial hospitality. Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, renowned artists, craftsmen, galleries, organic farms and orchards, and the best wineries in Colorado are all a short drive away.
Discover the quintessential western experience with some unique educational dimensions. Let us share with you our passion for the authentic Western lifestyle….its smiles, laughter, fun and memories that will last a lifetime.
Come share the magic of Smith Fork Ranch.