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Address: 589 County Rd 252, Durango, CO 81301
Phone Number: 970-247-8774
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Activities: Golfing
Description: Located in the scenic Animas River Valley, this semi-private, 18-hole golf...
Located in the scenic Animas River Valley, this semi-private, 18-hole golf course is a Ken Dye design.
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Short but difficult golf course

We were fortunate to be invited to play golf at the Dalton Ranch on the opening weekend of their new summer season. This course is on a private estate some miles out of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom

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Horseshoe Bay, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This is one beautiful golf course. It was perfectly groomed, greens were perfect and putted true. Fairly tight off the tee and if you can play all 18 without putting at least one in the water you will have really accomplished something. I'm a 12 and I last 2 balls into the water so be careful. It takes a while... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

What a beautiful setting for lunch, was able to sit on the deck and enjoy the view of the golf course. The staff was friendly and very accomodating. I had the small Spinach Salad and it was more then enought and delicious! Didn't get a chance to golf but really looked like a nice course. The weather was perfect!

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We were fortunate to be invited to play golf at the Dalton Ranch on the opening weekend of their new summer season. This course is on a private estate some miles out of Durango and has stunning views of the mountains of the San Juan National Park. It is a short but difficult 6400 yards par 72 course with loads... More 

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Blountville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We are not golfers but our host at Country Inn Bed and Breakfast suggested we try the food. Good Choice! We had the prime rib which was cooked exceptionally well. The view from the outside patio over the golf course made this a wonderful evening.

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Durango, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A beautiful course - well maintained, great mountain views...The dining facilities are nice - sit on the outdoor deck for the best views...a good menu, reasonable prices, good service, open to the public...

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The staff is very friendly and wants to please. We went on Tuesday for dinner which is Italian night where they have a guest chef in to cook. The food was good and sitting outdoors overlooking the golf course and mountains made it a very special evening. It gets pretty crowded by 6 PM so either make reservations or go... More 

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Phoenix, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We have had lunch at this golf club restaurant on three occasions and enjoyed it each time. The staff is friendly and food is quite good. The view is my favorite part of the experience.

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Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Went here as a last minute thought to driving back to Durango for lunch. Simple menu with burgers & lots of sandwiches. Sit in the bar or on the spacious patio depending on the weather. The view up the valley & golf course would make it worthwhile in any event. However the food is much better than you might expect... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Great place to sit and relax and listen to the blackbirds. Beautiful setting. The food is basic clubhouse food, but has always been solid.

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I live just five minutes from the course and have come hear a few times would easily recommend it. They have a great location and restaurant, and a great place to play golf.

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