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Coulter Lake Guest Ranch, Colorado

Wilderness Adventure Programs have something for everyone!

Enjoy the accommodations of our guest ranch while learning outdoor skills in one of our Wilderness Adventure Programs! These programs can be customized to meet your needs from a weekend introduction to an intensive 4 week course. These programs are perfect for individuals, families, church groups, scouting programs, team building, and schools! Programs center around the following skills:

* Wilderness Horsemanship
* Packing horses
* Wildlife Tracking/Calling
* Fishing Techniques
* Outdoor Cooking

* Survival
* Camp Set-Up
* Canoeing/Kayaking
* Orienteering

Packing Horses

Elk Hunting 101 – Elk Hunting Basics
Coulter Lake Guest Ranch is offering a summer course on elk hunting skills. We are offering both a 2 and 4 day class that will cover elk habitat & their habits, scouting techniques, elk calling, hunting strategies, & discussion on gear, scents, guns, & optics. All participants stay at the ranch in their own cabin. The short course is $795 per person and covers 2 full days of training and 3 nights lodging. The longer course is $1,295 per person and covers 4 full days of training and 5 nights. All your meals are included as well.


Come alone, with your hunting group, or bring guests! Dates are flexible and can be structured around your availability. This is a great way to learn how to scout a new area for elk and prepare for the hunt with hands on experience. Call 970-625-1473 or e-mail us at

Colorado Elk Hunting
Horseback riding, camping, & outdoor skills – learn the basics!

Cowboy Camp is a great way to get a taste of the above skills! We take the areas you want to learn and focus your time on these activities. Whether a weekend with a group or a full week with your family, the Cowboy Camp is perfect for those who want to experience an amazing time in the Rockies!

Wranglers, hunting guides, & camp cooks need these skills

Our Guide & Packer Program runs up to 4 weeks teaching the skills needed to handle your own hunting camp or be an asset to a western business. Learn how to pack and lead a team of horses, set up a wilderness camp, and be prepared for whatever comes your way! We offer 1 one camp cook packages as well where you learn to cook over open fires, dutch ovens, propane stoves, and pits! Meals will never taste this good again!

Learning Dutch Oven Cooking

Corporate team building, meetings, & reward programs your staff will always remember!
A unique partnership or a one time event can be invaluable to improving your business. You can develop a team building program to target specific teams, have your planning meeting in an environment that allows you to focus on the goals, or thank your key performers with a vacation they, and their families, will always remember.

Contact us for my details about how we can customize a package

Team Building Programs

Coulter Lake Guest Ranch is an equal opportunity service provider under special use permit by the White River National Forest, Colorado
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