The Ranch at Emerald Valley
An all-inclusive luxury retreat in the Colorado Mountains.
Surrounded by 100,000 acres of Pike National Forest wilderness, The Ranch at Emerald Valley is a haven for nature lovers, an intimate and romantic getaway and an adventure-filled destination for families and groups. Private cabins are available with one, two or three bedrooms. The décor is richly rustic, with stone fireplaces, rough-hewn wooden walls and lots of little touches that convey the unique character of Colorado and the Rocky Mountains. There is an abundance of things to do and discover in the surrounding great outdoors, including fly fishing, hiking and biking on scenic trails, archery, canoeing and horseback riding. Creature comforts abound as well, from outdoor hot tubs and fine wine to the attentive staff and on-site chef. Dining options range from folksy to gourmet, hash browns and pie to tuna escabeche and foraged mushroom salad. Menus are prepared daily, as are activities for guests; the concierge contacts guest before their arrival to make preparations and schedules. Adding to the experience is the sister resort, The Broadmoor, offering guest privileges at its championship golf course, spa, swimming pools, restaurants and more.