sleeping India ranch
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Sleeping Indian Ranch

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Private Working Cattle Ranch

Located 47 miles northwest of Telluride, the 15,000-acre Sleeping Indian Ranch is situated in the unspoiled Cimarron Range where multigenerational families and groups of friends can escape to relish total privacy and experience spirited adventures of true Americana. Enjoy hiking and horseback riding to snowmobiling and heli-skiing, all amid steep forested mountains and cliffs, a haven where elk, moose, black bears, and bald eagles grace the land and skies.
  • 40,000+ sq. ft. | 7 Bedrooms | Sleeps up to 16 guests
  • Rent the entire Ranch Home for overnight stays
  • Ranch Home and lawn available for private events
  • Branding Barn – private event space for weddings and corporate events for up to 200 guests
  • American Institue of Architects award-winning home | Designed by Douglas S. Ewing
  • The largest post-and-beam log structure ever built evoking the arts and crafts movement
  • Onsite airstrip for helicopter transfers
  • FOR BOOKING INQUIRIES PLEASE CONTACT : Stacy Mach, Director of Sales
  • Phone: +1 (970) 429 7641 Email: stacy.mach@aubergeresorts.com

Heaven on Earth

Perfect for that family vacation or special occasion, this stunning log home comfortably sleeps up to 16 guests. The expansive Living Room with a built-in bar and sweeping views of Chimney Rock and elk grazing in the meadows immediately sets the stage for western adventure.
  • Use of the entire private home
  • Expansive living space
  • Screening room for movie viewing
  • Formal dining room seats 20
  • Living room with outdoor terrace and bar
  • Workout room – free weights, cardio equipment
  • Three master suites with king beds
  • Four guest rooms with either king or queen beds
  • Private terraces from all guestrooms
  • Ensuite bathrooms for all guestrooms
  • Cigar humidor room, gym and multi-purpose playroom
  • Private butler services
  • Full breakfast, morning coffee, fresh fruit, afternoon coffee, tea & snacks, water and soft drinks included
  • Private chef services
  • Customized lunch and dinner menus created for you at additional cost
  • VIP access to Madeline Hotel in Telluride Mountain Village
Outdoor adventures can be arranged by your personal concierge during your stay:
  • Heli Skiing
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Horseback riding
  • Trap Shooting
  • Lawn games
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • ATV
  • Via Ferrata

Fun for all ages

heli skiing

Private Air Strip

The adjoining private air strip provides easy access for private air service or a quick 20-minute Helicopter journey to Telluride for either dropping the kids off at ski school or backcountry skiing in the winter. Madeline Hotel & Residences can be used for your Telluride basecamp during this day of exploring Telluride.

farm
Unwind at Sleeping Indian Ranch, where you can recharge and have a truly luxurious getaway

Wildlife

Stradling Cow Creek, a tributary of the Uncompahgre River, amidst the Northern San Juan Mountains, the Ranch has panoramic vistas of the steep forested mountains and cliffs of Cimarron Ridge, Chimney Rock and its namesake formation, the Sleeping Indian; and provides access to viewing the abundant wildlife of the area including elk, black bear, mule deer, moose, mountain lion, flocks of wild turkeys and bald eagles.

snowy view
Feel the crisp, cool air as you gaze out from your spacious balcony

Connect with Family and Friends

Guests have exclaimed ‘this is heaven on earth’ and in between hiking private trails around the ranch or relaxing on the expansive terrace, it’s the solitude and privacy of the setting that provides lasting memories of connecting with family and friends at Sleeping Indian Ranch.

horse riding

Activities

At the 10,000 acre ranch, enjoy hiking, horseback riding, skeet or target shooting, ATV riding, fly fishing for brown and cutthroat trout and stargazing! Be a ‘ranch hand’ for the day on a cattle drive or help with Springtime branding.

exterior
An all season location, perfect for every occassion

Group Gatherings

The Ranch is a private retreat created for multi-generational families, glorious outdoor weddings, corporate retreats and board meetings.

fireplace
Warm up by your private outdoor fireplace while watching the sunset

Dining

Guests of the Lodge will enjoy full breakfast, morning coffee, fresh fruit, afternoon coffee, tea & snacks, water and soft drinks. Customized lunches and dinner can be arranged. The Lodge also features a spectacular Great Room with 38-foot high ceilings, a dining hall that can seat up to 30 guests, a 2,000 square foot professional chef’s kitchen, and a three-room wine cellar.

Getting Here

Located 47 miles northwest of Telluride and the Madeline Hotel, the 15,000-acre Sleeping Indian Ranch is situated in the unspoiled Cimarron Range – a haven where elk, moose, black bears, and bald eagles grace the land and skies. Onsite airstrip for  helicopter transfers Three-night minimum stay required for ranch home
Onsite airstrip for  helicopter transfers
Three-night minimum stay required for ranch home

Elegant, rustic paradise

Co Rd 8A
Colorado 81432, USA