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Award-Winning 6000 Acre Guest Ranch & Resort with Spa, 2 Restaurants & Stables

Winter Park/Tabernash

Just minutes from Winter Park Ski Resort, Devil's Thumb Ranch is situated in the beautiful Ranch Creek Valley between the towns of Fraser and Tabernash at the base of the Continental Divide.

Dining/Spa/Activities

The Ranch has 2 Wine Spectator recognized restaurants, coffee shop, horseback riding, year-round outdoor pool, spa with 18 treatment rooms, yoga studio, fitness center, Nordic trails, biking, hiking, zipline.

Stay Connected

Lodge rooms and Cabins have satellite television and DVD players. The Bunkhouse has one television in common area, but not in individual rooms. Complimentary wifi is accessible on most areas of the property.

Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa Amenities

General

Devil’s Thumb Ranch is an award-winning, environmentally friendly year-round ranch resort, spa, corporate retreat and wedding/honeymoon destination offering rustically upscale accommodations, sustainably-focused dining and an array of winter and summer outdoor mountain recreation.

The Ranch is located in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, 65 miles west of Denver and 15 minutes west of Winter Park. Devil’s Thumb Ranch encompasses more than 6,000 acres of privately owned wilderness at the foot of the Continental Divide in the beautiful Ranch Creek Valley.

Devil's Thumb Ranch offers three types of lodging accommodation, a main Lodge, ridgetop Cabins and the remote Bunkhouse. The full-service Ranch Creek Spa offers 18 treatment rooms including a couples room, yoga studio and boutique shopping. Spa guests also enjoy steam rooms, aromatherapy rooms and a private hot tub.

The activity center features a year-round outdoor pool and hot tub, locker rooms, steam room, sauna, fitness center and mercantile where guests can purchase gear, clothing and gifts, or rent cross-country ski gear, snowshoes, ice skates, or bicycles.

Winter outdoor activities include 150km of groomed ski trails, snowshoeing trails, an ice rink, stables with sleigh and wagon rides and sledding. Summer activities include hiking, fly fishing, biking, horseback and wagon rides and an exhilarating zip line through the tree tops.

Indoor pursuits include dining in one of two award-winning restaurants or a coffee shop. The Lodge also features a business center, library, game room with pool, shuffleboard, air hockey, bubble hockey and miniature bowling, a 37-seat theater where movies are shown each evening, meeting and conference rooms and cozy nooks galore for relaxing.

Event facilities include a conference/meeting rooms, ballroom, and banquet and catering facilities and outdoor wedding venue.

This Ranch also offers Cowpoke Club for our guests aged 5 to 12. An area shuttle is complimentary for guests. Onsite parking is complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in 2007 and garnered the property an award from the EPA for environmentally responsible renovation of a historic property.

Devil's Thumb Ranch is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Arcade/game room
  • Total number of rooms - 100
  • Number of floors - 2
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of bars/lounges 2
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Computer station
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Children's club
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Free valet parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service
  • Conference center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Ski shuttle
  • Ski storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 18
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Business center
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Library
  • Spa services on site
  • Wedding services
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free valet parking

Room Amenities
  • Premium bedding
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Slippers
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Satellite TV service
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Dining

Heck's - Located in the main Lodge, Heck's serves breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week and offers happy hour specials Sunday-Thursday with live music on Wednesday and Thursday. A six-sided fireplace, sprawling beams and rustic iron work highlight huge windows with views of the valley and Continental Divide. The menu is casual yet impressive, with locally sourced produce whenever possible and organic meats. Heck's has a bar, award-winning wine selection and a children's menu. An attached patio offers al fresco dining, and each night guests enjoy a fire and s'mores there.

Ranch House Restaurant - Housed in the original 1930s homestead cabin, Ranch House Restaurant has been the area's choice for best fine-dining restaurant for decades. A beautiful quartersawn oak bar greets you in the saloon before you enter the intimate and cozy dining area with outstanding views. Ranch House Restaurant is open Wednesday through Sunday for dinner only. Reservations are required.

Hallowed Grounds Coffee Shop - Located in the main Lodge, just steps from the Ski Shop, Hallowed Grounds offers breakfast pastries, breads, a full selection of coffee, latte, chai, juice, beer, wine and more, plus daily selections of hearty soups and sandwiches. You'll be in and out in no time and back to the trails, the pool, your book - whatever's waiting.

Room Service - In room dining is available to our guests staying in the main Lodge. At this time, our Cabins and Bunkhouse do not have room service. We do offer poolside meal delivery and a special spa menu.

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Entertainment

Enjoy live music in Heck's every Wednesday and Thursday evening.

Recreation

The activity center features a year-round outdoor pool and hot tub, locker rooms, steam room, sauna, fitness center and mercantile where guests can purchase gear, clothing and gifts, or rent cross-country ski gear, snowshoes, ice skates, or bicycles. Cross-country ski lessons are available as are horsemanship lessons.

Winter outdoor activities include 150km of groomed ski trails, snowshoeing trails, an ice rink, stables with sleigh and wagon rides and sledding. Summer activities include hiking, fly fishing, biking, horseback and wagon rides and an exhilarating zip line through the tree tops.

Indoor pursuits include dining in one of two award-winning restaurants or a coffee shop. The Lodge also features a business center, library, game room with pool, shuffleboard, air hockey, bubble hockey and miniature bowling, a 37-seat theater where movies are shown each evening, meeting and conference rooms and cozy nooks galore for relaxing.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Ice skating on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Ski equipment rentals on site
  • Ski lessons on site
  • Cross-country skiing on site
  • Snowshoeing on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
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Spa

Ranch Creek Spa has 18 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and Ayurvedic treatments. This mountain view spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub. Visitors of this spa can round out their time of relaxation with a trip to the boutique.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Number of treatment rooms 18
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa Policies & Fees

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

General

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees
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Additional Details

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the ranch prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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