A Private Ranch

Closed To The Public

The Home Ranch

A Private FAMILY Ranch ~ CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

The legendary Home Ranch, historically run as a guest ranch, is now a private family ranch and is CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.聽 Located 17 miles from Steamboat Springs, Colorado, the ranch is based in the heart of Elk River Valley, beside the banks of the wild and scenic Elk River, with the storybook crest of Hahn’s Peak to the North, the majestic peaks of the Mount Zirkel Wilderness to the East, and the purple mountain majesty of the Sand Mountains to its West.

The ranch is not taking reservations or public visits at this time. Check back for future news and updates.聽

New Growth ~

The Farm Comes Alive

Under the vision, care and nurturing of Horticulture Manager, Courtney Lynn, The Farm at Home Ranch is developing a comprehensive gardening program that’s been re-envisioned to feed the North Routt community and its visitors. The young team of passionate gardeners aims to expand your palate and engage your taste buds with dozens of new varieties of greens, roots, squash, beans, tomatoes, peppers, and much more. The new Farm Stand also opened in 2020.

~ Holistic Range Management ~

The Ranch

Holistic Management is an ecologically minded approach to ranching that helps land managers, farmers, ranchers, and environmentalists develop strategies for managing herds of domestic horses and livestock. This is based on a practice that mimics ancient wild herds in a manner that heals degraded soils, improves ecosystem function, and builds biodiversity in grasslands. Under the leadership of ranch manager Michael Moon, the Home Ranch is practicing this science in managing its land and livestock.

Training the finest performance horses聽 ~

Home Ranch Performance Horses

While the ranch is not currently open to the public, the Home Ranch horse program is undergoing an exciting rennaissance with the new performance horse and ranch horse training program headed up by world-class trainer Gusti Buerger.

Colorado Fly Fishing in the Elk River